Hft is a national charity providing services for people with learning disabilities and autism. We can provide support from just a couple of hours a week up to 24 hours a day.

At Hft Newcastle we support people with many different types of learning disability and have experience in supporting people with Prader Willi Syndrome, Autism, Williams Syndrome and people with complex needs and/or challenging behaviour.

Our staff teams support people to live the best life possible.

Our range of individually designed services include:

  • supported living
  • residential care
  • day and evening activities
  • supported employment
  • accessing social events

Our Family Carer Support Service offers free one-to-one support, workshops, courses and events on the Mental Capacity Act, safeguarding and Personal Independence Payments (PIP). We also offer written information for family carers - such as news digests and holiday information guides.

Resource packs are available on:

  • A guide to the Care Act 2014
  • Using the Mental Capacity Act
  • Making sure your relative is safe
  • Benefit changes, such Disability Living Allowance (DLA) to PIP

Please visit our website to find out more.

When is it on?

Session information
Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm

Who to contact

01670 500690 ext 1012

Charity number - 313069

Where to go

Ponderosa House
Coopies Field
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE61 6JT

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Durham County Council's Families Information Service does not promote nor endorse the services advertised on this website. Anyone seeking to use/access such services does so at their own risk and may make all appropriate enquiries about fitness for purpose and suitability to meet their needs.
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Address: Ponderosa House  Coopies Field  Morpeth  Newcastle Upon Tyne 

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