Middlesbrough Matters

Welcome to Middlesbrough Matters, Middlesbrough's centralised source for care & community services.


From personal care to getting odd jobs done, from advice to coping with ill health, Middlesbrough Matters will help you live independently, safely and in good health.  


AskSARA provides an online self-assessment guide which gives advice to help you support yourself within your own home. Click here to visit the national AskSARA website.


You can find information about local health services by clicking here



Service providers and groups register now to add your free listing to the directory.


For information and advice about services available for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and their families living in Middlesbrough please click here  


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  • Dementia Friendly movies at Cineworld (09/02/2017)

    Cineworld Middlesbrough will be showing Calamity Jane on Monday February 27th. Doors open 10.30 with film starting at 11am.

    Dementia-friendly screenings enable people living with dementia and their carers to attend the cinema in a safe and comfortable environment, giving them the chance… Read more

  • New armchair exercise class starts today (12/01/2017)

    New class starting Thursday 12th January 2017 11am to 12noon Armchair exercise - come along and give it ago! Don't worry if you miss the first week come along on 19th January 2017 at 11am you can be sure of a warm welcome.   Armchair exercise is suitable for all ages and abilities.<… Read more

  • Middlesbrough awarded the White Ribbon Town Award (25/11/2016)

    in recognition of its work to tackle domestic abuse and violence towards women. The national award is the result of a campaign led by Middlesbrough Council, in partnership with organisations such as Cleveland Police… Read more