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Welcome to the Newcastle Network


The Newcastle Network offers support to over 150 employers in the care sector covering - Home Care, Residential/Nursing, Mental Health and Learning Disabilities.

We offer our members support with workforce development, facilitation and provision of training, information, advice and guidance relating to legislation, regional and national strategies.

We work closely with the Local Authority and the NHS to support the employers with initiatives facilitated by them.

We are always looking for new projects and training opportunities that will benefit our members and welcome your suggestions and feedback on how we can best support your needs.

We look forward to continued partnership working with both existing and new members.

Image below from recent Dementia Friends session

If you would like to access what training courses we have available in the North of Tyne area please follow this link North of Tyne Training Plan. If you would like to nominate any staff for one of the available training courses please contact the office on 0191 548 4015.

dementia friends

Kris has been working closely with the Alzheimer's Society in Newcastle to raise awareness of Dementia through delivering Dementia Friends sessions to our Newcastle members.

For more information on how to become a Dementia Friend and participate in an upcoming session contact Kris on the details below.

Kris Pointer Acting Network Development Officer - Newcastle

Tel: 0191 548 4015

Email: kristofer.pointer@sunderland.gov.uk



Unit 1, North East Business and Innovation Centre, Sunderland, SR5 2TA, Tel: 0191 5484015, Fax: 0191 5482008 info.twca@sunderland.gov.uk