Statutory and enhanced careers information, advice and guidance services in Sunderland are provided by Connexions Sunderland on behalf of Sunderland City Council.


Sunderland Connexions Centre
Thorney Close Action and Enterprise Centre
120 Thorndale Road
Sunderland SR3 4JQ
Direct Line 0191 561 4084

Connexions services in Sunderland are delivered from Thorney Close Action and Enterprise Centre. Appointments are available on Tuesdays between 9.30am-1pm and Thursdays between 1pm-5pm. To make an appointment please call Telephone 0191 561 4084.

Hetton Centre
Welfare Road
Hetton le Hole
Houghton le Spring DH5 9NE
Telephone 0191 561 6311

Opening times
Tuesdays and Thursdays 1pm-5pm. Open for appointments only during school holidays. 
Alternatively you can call Telephone 0191 561 6311 during office hours, Monday-Thursday.

Rainbow Family Centre
34 Elliott Terrace
Washington NE37 3AE
Telephone 0191 219 3995

Washington Connexions Centre closed permanently on Wednesday 20th December 2017. Connexions services in Washington are delivered from the Rainbow Family Centre in Concord, Washington. To make an appointment please call Telephone 0191 219 3995.