NEWPIP helped me bond with my baby

Gemma Hastings didn't immediately bond with her baby Jenson when he was born but now they mean the world to each other and some of that is thanks to our NEWPIP service Read more

“I can finally be the Dad I want to be”

John opens up about how Children North East's Contact Centre service supported him through a really difficult relationship breakdown that left him without access to his little girl Read more

How Chloe's passion for mentoring helps young people flourish

After dealing with issues in her own childhood, Chloe wanted to volunteer to work with other young people to show them that things can get better Read more

How BU helped Abbie get the right support

Abbie was chosen by her teacher to take part in Children North East's BU course at school because she was quiet in class and often anxious Read more

Poverty Proofing taps into the power of pupils’ voices

Deputy Head Teacher Chris Wardle was struck by how easily disadvantaged pupils were being unintentionally discriminated against by routine practices Read more

"I saved by baby from choking"

Mum Lauren says she believes she might have lost her son Theo had she not just been on our Whoops! baby and child lifesaving course Read more

The power of mothering: lifeline for mum in crisis

Just as she felt like she was reaching breaking point with her child’s violent outbursts, Lindsay was put in touch with Maria at our Crisis Intervention Service Read more

"Being a Peer Mentor is my way of paying it forward"

Callum decided to volunteer as one of Children North East's Youth Link Peer Mentors after having his own struggles as a teenager Read more

Poverty Proofing the School Day in Wallsend

Find out how Burnside Business and Enterprise College in Wallsend made a difference to pupils from disadvantaged families when they underwent a poverty-proofing audit in 2017 Read more

Sisters become safety in the home experts

Sisters Hope, Wonder and Praise Alexander have become young First Aid experts thanks to our Whoops! home safety service. Read more

"I wanted to be the ONE person to make a difference”

A powerful and inspiring story from a student social worker on placement at Children North East Read more

Kieran conquered a daunting journey

Find out how Kieran graduated from our Bus Buddies scheme and found the confidence to use public transport independently Read more

"My family feels like a loving place again"

Read how our NEWPIP Service helped Grace after she gave birth to her second son. Read more

"The workers helped my son understand his emotions"

Sophie attended our week-long Domestic Abuse Recovery Education (DARE) Programme - this is her story. Read more