Life skills

Life Skills


Managing money

Growing up is a challenge for everyone, but for some it's more difficult than others. We offer practical and emotional support so that young people can enter adulthood with the confidence they need to achieve their full potential.

Tyneside Outdoors

  • Managing money
  • Homelessness
  • Young carers

Tyneside Outdoors helps young people enjoy the outdoors by providing a range of fun, active and challenging activities in local parks and open spaces. It's a youth club but outdoors!

c/o Connected Voice, 1 Strawberry Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4BX

Tel. 07554127288

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South Tyneside Homes


Support for under 25s

The Housing Solutions Service have highly trained Housing Options Officers who can help young people in the community, supporting them to develop life skills needed to live independently.

Support for under 25s - South Tyneside Homes

If you would like to discuss your situation or options further please contact our Youth Homeless Co-Ordinator on

South Tyneside Young Carers Services

Young Carers



South Tyneside Young Carers Project has been delivering support to young carers and their families for over 15 years, with the aim of improving their quality of life and reducing the risk of isolation.

South Tyneside Young Carers

01325 731 160




Foundation of Light


  • Managing money
  • Homelessness
  • Young carers

The Foundation of Light is the registered charity of Sunderland Football Club and we use the power of football and sport to provide opportunities to young people, adults and families across Sunderland, South Tyneside and County Durham. 

We have 4 curriculum areas which are shown below, all of which are open to people from all backgrounds, abilities and genders. 

  1. Football and Sport 
  2. Education 
  3. Skills and Employability 
  4. Health and Wellbeing 

Our vision is to use the curriculum areas and the programmes within them to create better opportunities and better lives for our communities. 



Beacon of Light, Stadium Park, Sunderland, SR5 1SN

Foundation of Light Website


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School Nursing Service at South Tyneside 

  • Managing money
  • Homelessness
  • Young carers

The school nursing service have a confidential text messaging service " Chathealth" available for young people form the age of 11 - 19 years . We provide information , advice and support for children and young people. 


Address: South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Trust
Clarendon, Windmill Way, Hebburn
NE31 1AT 

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