Connexions Sunderland offers confidential advice, guidance and support services to 13-19 year olds (and up to age 25 for young people with special needs) on behalf of Sunderland City Council.

Sunderland Connexions Centre
Thorney Close Action and Enterprise Centre
120 Thorndale Road
Sunderland SR3 4JQ

Connexions services in Sunderland are delivered from Thorney Close Action and Enterprise Centre.

Hetton Centre
Welfare Road
Hetton le Hole
Houghton le Spring DH5 9NE

Connexions services in Houghton are delivered from the Hetton Centre.

Rainbow Family Centre
34 Elliott Terrace
Washington NE37 3AE

Connexions services in Washington are delivered from the Rainbow Family Centre in Concord, Washington.

Personal Advisers work across each area of Sunderland to offer one-to-one advice and support on careers, education, training, employment and personal development. To make an appointment call Direct Line 0191 561 4084.

National Careers Service

The National Careers Service offers advice about careers and skills in England. Call free on 0800 100 900 Monday-Sunday 8am-10pm. You can visit the National Careers Service website and get in touch by telephone, e-mail or web-chat.