Information for carers
Tel: 0191 406 7057

If you are a carer please let the surgery know so we can update your medical record.

Useful links for carers
Dementia Helpline

Call 0800 888 6678 or
Open 7 days a week. Free and confidential advice and support service for anyone with a question or concern about dementia, staffed by experienceddementia specialists.

Age UK

Advice Line 0800 055 6112
Free to call 8am -7pm 365 days a year. Information and advice about staying well and safe, providing care, accessing services, arranging funerals and telephone befriending.

Carers Trust

Support and resources for carers.

Alzheimer's Society

Helpline 0300 222 112
Available 7 days per week. Support and advice from dementia advisors. Includes access to an online community, Talking Point to connect with others affected by dementia.

Carers UK

Helpline 0808 808 7777 Mon-Fri, 9am-6pm or by emailing
Information and advice about how to get help and support as a carer.

Cruse Bereavement Information

Helpline 0808 808 1677? or by emailing
Emotional support to anyone affected by bereavement.

0191 406 7057

East Wing Surgery
(Drs Zaidi, Salaudeen & Pillay)
Palmer Community Hospital
Wear Street
Tyne and Wear NE32 3UX

Opening times

The practice is open 8.30am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday. We are closed on Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays.

When we are closed

If you need medical help, which is not an emergency dial 111. If it is a life-threatening emergency dial 999.

Practice leaflet

Our practice leaflet is packed with information to help you find your way around our services.
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This website updated 24/06/2024