Volunteers needed in the North East

Location: North East
Time commitment: Variable

Our northern national Helpline Call Centre is based in the NE and we also work closely with local communities through our service for kinship carers and our local network of volunteers.

Interested in volunteering with us?

To get in touch with Family Lives Helpline in the North East call 0191 284 4060

Space Works, Benton Park Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE7 7LX (map)

Our Relative Experience Project in the North East supports Kinship Carers* through befriending, peer support groups and family events. (*any friend or family member caring for a relative or friend’s child).

Are you a good listener? Could you be one of our Volunteer Befrienders?

If you live in Tyne and Wear or Northumberland and want to find out more call Vicky or Julie on 0191 2005034 or email vickyj@familylives.org.uk

In the Teesside area call Sue on 07711556810 or email sueb@familylives.org.uk

In County Durham, contact Mark on 07711 556811 or email markdh@familylives.org.uk

We need you!

Attached Files

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How we can help you

If you would like support and advice, you can talk to one of our Family Support Workers by calling our confidential helpline on 0808 800 2222. You can also share experiences and advice with other parents on our Forums. Family Lives is here for you and you can contact us about any family issue, big or small.

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