Please note that referral to our accommodation services is usually made through your local authority housing team. If you have a query about a particular Changing Lives accommodation project, please get in touch with our Central Office so we can direct you to the best contact:

t: 0191 273 8891


We regularly develop new programmes based on the ideas and views of statutory partners and others. If you’d like to discuss service development opportunities or find out more about our broad-ranging accommodation offer please contact:

North East

Neil Baird, Assistant Director
t: 0191 273 8891


Kelly Cunningham, Service Manager


For general enquiries, get in touch with our Central Office:

t: 0191 273 8891


If you need urgent advice the national housing charity Shelter can help:


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