Suicide is a complex issue, so it would be wrong to link it solely to someone's benefit claim." A Bernicia
spokesperson said: "Our approach is to seek to work with them [the tenant] to help overcome these.Help and support is available at every stage.
Michael Farr, Bernicia
Executive Director of Assets and Growth, said: "The Whitley Bay Carnival has quickly established itself as a major North East event delivering a huge financial boost to the local economy and showcasing the town.
"The council has been approached by Bernicia
Group for the proposed redevelopment of approximately 40 affordable homes with a mixture of tenure and house types.
, which has been building, managing and maintaining homes and services for over 50 years, said it was delighted to continue its support of the North East Business Awards.
, the parent company for housing association Wansbeck Homes, said the intention of their campaign was to remind residents that rent is a priority over Christmas and the New Year.
Headquartered at Ashington's Ashwood Business Park, Bernicia
employs 550 people and has an annual turnover of PS75m.
John Holmes, chair of Bernicia
, said: "It's essential you know what your customers want, know what adds value to the services you provide, and make sure they are easy to access.
And I put it to you Bernicia
, for all and sundry in the North East to see!
The property, managed by social housing organisation Bernicia
Homes, is mainly home to elderly people.
are putting together proposals to build 28 affordable homes at Castle Square in Backworth.
THE CATEGORIES AND SPONSORS | Company of the Year - sponsored by Bernicia
and MAKE it Sunderland.