The Care and Connect Team offer advice, guidance and information to enable individuals to stay independent and connected with their community. The team offers detailed knowledge of the local care & support system alongside information & where needed access to the Council's adult social care system. Care and connect aims to connect you to services that can reduce Isolation, maintain and improve health & wellbeing and encourage community access. Guidance is provided by telephone or face to face in community settings. We can connect you to activities; services; groups; organisations and events that support wider wellbeing in North Tyneside. Our telephone line is manned Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10-1, if the phone goes immediately to voicemail, we are on the phone, please leave your name and number and we will return your call.