Local Authority Connexions services in Tyne and Wear offer confidential advice and support for 13-19 year olds (and up to age 25 for young people with special needs).
Local authority Connexions services provide enhanced and statutory careers information, advice and guidance services to young people who are in vulnerable groups, including:
- teenage parents
- young carers
- young offenders
- looked after children and care leavers
- young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) as they move forward into further education, training or employment
- Help for those young people who have left school but are not yet in education, employment or training
For more information visit the specific information pages, contact your local Connexions services provider or speak to your Careers or Connexions Personal Adviser.