Welcome to Middlesbrough Matters
Welcome to Middlesbrough Matters, a place for Middlesbrough residents to search 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.
Service providers and groups register your service now for free into Middlesbrough Council's online directory.
Click the link to find information about your Local GP Practices and Screening Clinics.
Umatter enables you to take an online assessment about your care and support needs and may, in some circumstances, be eligible for support from the Council. We alsooffer advice, information and support to people and their carers to help them stay as active and independent as possible, with a priority for adults at risk of abuse.
Jointly is an innovative mobile and online app, developed by Carers UK, that makes caring a little easier, less stressful and a lot more organised by making communication and coordination between those who are caring for the individual. For more information please go to the jointly app website.
Marie Curie Cancer Care is a UK charity dedicated to the care of people with terminal illnesses, providing information and advice. For more information you can phone 0800 716 146, email email@example.com or go to Marie Curie website.
Silverline is the only free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.Telephone number 0800 4 70 80 90. or go to the silverline website.
The Money Advice Service gives free, unbiased money advice to everyone across the UK on-line, over the phone and face to face; from Day-to-Day Money Management to Savings and Borrowing; Mortgages to Insurance; Redundancy to Retirement Planning. To get in more information you can visit the Money Advice Website, or contact them on 0300 500 5000.
Time to change Gives someone you know will have a mental health problem right now – a family member, your friend, your workmate. He or she just might not know how to tell you. Please go to Time to Change change website for more information.
Age Friendly Middlesbrough Update - August (05/08/2019)
Here is the August edition of our Age Friendly Middlesbrough update (formerly known as the Ageing Better Middlesbrough Ebulletin).
North Ormesby Hub on Monday 15th July 10.30- 11.30
Looking for things to do in the Summer holidays that don’t cost a fortune?
Let us do the hard work for you. Come along for a cup of tea along with ideas, tips and shortcuts for a happy Summer break on a bu… Read more about Summer on a Budget at North Ormesby Hub North Ormesby Hub This Monday at 10.30- 11.30
GSK IMPACT Awards (12/07/2019)
The GSK IMPACT Awards provide funding, training and development for charities doing excellent work to improve people's health and wellbeing. They are funded by GSK and managed in partnership with The King's Fund. The awards are open to registered charitie… Read more about GSK IMPACT Awards
Inclusive governance: supporting people with learning disabilities and autism into trusteeship (12/07/2019)
Inclusion North has received funding to increase the number of people with a learning disability or autism who are company directors or charity trustees. They are looking to identify six charities or companies that exist to support people with a learning disability or governance to better refle… Read more about Inclusive governance: supporting people with learning disabilities and autism into trusteeship
My Medicines My Health is a campaign and website developed by local Clinical Commissioning Groups in an attempt to reduce unnecessary pressures and strain on the NHS.
The campaign aims to inform the public of simple and easy-to-follow health advice that will collectively have a positive e… Read more about My Medicines My Health campaign to reduce NHS pressure