Northumberland County Council
Northumberland County Council is the unitary authority for Northumberland. The County Council is responsible for Business Rates, Council Tax, Housing Benefits, Planning as well as Road, Street, Pavement, Street Lighting & Grass issues. Information and contact details of Ashington's County Councillors is also available via the website.
0345 600 6400 / www.northumberland.gov.uk
Advance Northumberland are an arms length company set up by Northumberland County Council. They aim to create a thriving, attractive and sustainable Northumberland by delivering and supporting regeneration, business growth, housing market renewal and inward investment throughout the area.
Ashington Community Football Club
Ashington Community Football Club play in the Northern League Division 1 and are based at Woodhorn Lane in the town. For information on the 'Colliers' visit the website.
Ashington Cricket Club
Ashington Cricket Club welcomes and look forwards to meeting new members who wish to develop their highest cricketing potential. Function Suite also available for hire.
01670 814 081 / ashingtoncricketclub
Ashington Leisure Centre
Ashington Leisure Centre provides a venue for a range of sporting activities including swimming, badminton, gymnastics, football, gym and spa. The town's library is also located at the Centre.
01670 622 130 / www.activenorthumberland.org.uk
Ashington Rugby Club
Ashington Rugby Club are based at the Recreation Ground on Ellington Road. For more information on the Club, including function facilities.
call: 01670 814 123 for more information
Bernicia Housing Group
The Bernicia Group, based in Ashington, provides more than 8,000 homes throughout the North East of England including a significant number in the Ashington area.
0844 800 3800 / www.bernicia.com
Business Northumberland provides a support service for those thinking of starting a business or want to develop and grow a business in Northumberland.
08451 444 000 / www.businessnorthumberland.co.uk
Citizens Advice Northumberland
Open: Mon 9.30am to 12.30
Tues 9.30am to 12.30
Thurs 12noon to 3pm
Appointments available during and outside these hours. Please bring relevant information with you.
Northumberland Adviceline - 03444 111 444 (Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm)
Advice available on: www.citizensadvice.org.uk/local/northumberland
Contact (Morpeth Mental Health Group)
Contact offers support and social contact to those experiencing mental health issues, and their carers. We offer a comprehensive range of services from our centre in the heart of Morpeth.
We have been providing mental health and well-being services to people in Northumberland for over 30 years including counselling, psychotherapy, education and training.
We have come a long way since 1984, expanding our services, supporting more people and working in partnership with other organisations. To recognise the progress, we’ve made we changed our name from Women’s Health Advice Centre to Cygnus Support in 2016.
We believe in working with integrity to deliver a valuable service that empowers people in Northumberland to improve and change their lives.
We believe in delivering services where they are most needed and so in addition to our main centre in Ashington we now also work from hubs across the county in Hexham, Berwick, Alnwick or Blyth.
01670 853977 / https://www.cygnussupport.com/
Find your nearest Jobcentre
Find your nearest jobcentre. Create a Universal Credit Account / Universal Credit Helpline 0800 328 9344.
Full Circle Food Project
The Full Circle Food Project (FCFP) is a registered Charity that educates people living in Northumberland about growing food to eat, healthy cooking on a budget; and supporting people to lead healthier lifestyles. We place community members at the heart of service delivery.
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Hirst Welfare Centre
Hirst Welfare Centre provides a wide range of activities and services including a gym, fitness timetables, children & young peoples activities, football, catering & cafe as well as a venue for business conferences and community activities.
01670 620 000 / www.activenorthumberland.org.uk/Centres/Hirst-Welfare-Ashington
Mind, the mental health charity
0300 123 3393 / https://www.mind.org.uk/
NALC National Association of Local Councils
Established in 1947, the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) is a membership organisation and the only national body representing the interests of local (parish and town) councils. NALC works in partnership with county associations to support, promote and improve local councils.
Northumberland Community Bank
Northumberland Community Bank provide savings accounts, low interest loans and insurance policies providing a reliable and ethical alternative to other financial institutions.
01670 522779 / www.northumberlandcommunitybank.co.uk
Northumberland Business Services Ltd (NBSL)
NBSL is a BIS approved Enterprise Agency and works to assist pre-start, new and existing businesses by providing information, advice and support on running and developing a business.
Northumberland College, based in Ashington, is the largest provider of further & higher education in Northumberland, up to degree level. The College can also provide training to employers across the North East region.
01670 841200 / www.northumberland.ac.uk
Northumberland YMCA, based in Ashington, provides various activities and a safe place for young people to reach their full potential.
01670 857 167 / www.northumberlandymca.org.uk
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Real Deal Plus
Real Deal Plus, At Ashington Life Centre, allows local members of the community a warm place of care and refuge, a listening ear, companionship and direct practical help.
We have 650 churches and community centres, as well as charity shops (some of which are run by our churches) which work at the heart of communities, serving the most vulnerable people, across the UK and Republic of Ireland.
North East Division 0191 293 1360 / https://www.salvationarmy.org.uk/ashington
South East Northumberland Rail Users Group (SENRUG)
SENRUG is a voluntary organisation that promotes rail travel in South East Nortumberland. SENRUG have been at the forefront of the campaign to bring a passenger rail link back to Ashngton via the Ashington, Blyth & Tyne Line.
Talking Matter Northumberland
Talking Matters Northumberland offers free psychological treatment for people aged 16 and over who have a GP in Northumberland. We offer one to one talking therapy for depression, anxiety, stress and other mental health related problems. We also offer Couples Therapy for Depression.
0300 3030 700 / https://www.tmnorthumberland.org.uk/
The NHS Website
From NHS Services, current Covid Guidance, a Health A to Z and more all can be found on the NHS website.
Wansbeck Centre for Voluntary Service (Northumberland CVA)
Wansbeck CVS provides information, advice and training to volunteers and community & voluntary groups.
01670 858 688 / www.wansbeckcvs.org.uk
Wansbeck Valley Food Bank
Wansbeck Valley Food Bank provides a stop gap food bank for individuals and families in the Wansbeck Valley area including Ashington, Morpeth and Newbiggin by the Sea.
Woodhorn Museum & Northumberland Archives
Discover 800 years of history and experience fantastic events and exhibitions at the award winning Woodhorn Museum & Northumberland Archives set in the picturesque surroundings QEII Country Park in Ashington.
7th Ashington (St Andrew's) Brownie Unit
The unit offers a wide range of varied programmes for girls with the aim of fulfilling their potential.
01670 814 892