Useful numbers

We’ve compiled a list of contact details for organisations that may be useful to you. We also have a range of services listed on our Services Directory, Conditions Directory or with our Partners

Charities
Northern Neurological Alliance 0191 445 6333
Neurological Alliance 020 7584 0635
Advice Agencies
Advocacy Centre North 0191 235 7013
Age UK 0800 169 6565
Citizens Advice Bureau 08444 111 444
Disability Information
Disability North Tel: (0191) 284 0480
Force 4 Disability Tel: 01665 510 111
Castle Morpeth Disability Association
Councils for Voluntary Service
Blyth Valley Council for Voluntary Services Tel: 01670 353 623
Castle Morpeth & Wansbeck Volunteer Centre Tel: 01670 858 688
Community Action Northumberland Tel: 01670 517 178
Volunteer Centre – North Northumberland Tel: 01668 219 879
North Northumberland Voluntary Action Tel: 01665 605 772
Tynedale Voluntary Action Tel: 01434 601201
Newcastle CVS Tel: 0191 232 7445
VCA Sunderland Tel: 0191 565 1566
Gateshead Voluntary Organisations Council Tel: 0191 478 4103
Safeguarding
Durham: 0845 850 5010
Gateshead: 0191 433 7033
Newcastle: 0191 278 8377
North Tyneside: 0191 643 2777
Northumberland: 01670 536 400
Sunderland: 0191 520 4845

We have also included links to organisations that have an interest in neurological conditions or are suppliers of equipment to people with a brain injury of long term condition. Please note that we do not make assessments or endorsements for any of the products or services listed.

Suppliers
MedicAlert (medical jewellery suppliers) Tel: 0800 581 420
Therapy Directory Tel: 0844 8030 245