About the partners:
- Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest mental health and disability Trusts in England serving a population of approximately 1.7 million, providing services across an area totalling 3,350 square miles. We work from over 70 sites across Cumbria, Northumberland, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland. Our vision is to improve the well-being of everyone we serve through delivering services that match the best in the world. We have a number of regional and national specialist services.
- Changing Lives is a national registered charity which provides specialist support for thousands of vulnerable adults, young people and families every month. Our aim is to help those most in need in our communities to make positive and lasting changes towards a fulfilling life. We help people who are experiencing problems including homelessness, addiction, sexual violence and abuse, and a range of other problems by reaching out in to our communities. We offer specialist support services for women, young people and families, and provide employment opportunities for our clients. For more information visitwww.changing-lives.org.uk
- Humankind is one of the most successful charities, in the North East, helping some 12,000 people in 2016/17 to realise their potential. Our aims are to help service users identify the steps they have to take and then support them in their journey. We have long held expertise in areas like employment and skills, housing support, offender rehabilitation, children young people’s and families and health and wellbeing. This experience allows us to offer more holistic support for service users.Our services are based across the North East, Yorkshire and Humberside region and the North West. For more information visitwww.humankindcharity.org.uk