Reconnected to Health – Gateshead – Humankind

Reconnected to Health – Gateshead

Contact Information

Drug and alcohol services

Gateshead Recovery Partnership

Phone number: 0191 5947821
Opening hours: Telephone only Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Needle Exchange Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm…


Universal Credit

Phone number: New Benefit Claims: 0800 055 6688 Existing Benefit Claims: 0800 169 0310 Cancel or change a jobcentre appointment: 0800 328 9344 Universal Credit: 0800 328 9344
Opening hours: Claim Universal Credit online and use your online account to manage your claim. For further information on benefits and how to apply access: For additional help if you need it to apply for Universal Credit can contact: The national Citizens Advice Universal Credit helpline on 0800 144 8 444.

Gateshead Job Centre

Phone number: 0800 169 0190
Opening hours: Job centre temporarily closed. Claims for universal credit should be made and managed online

Local authority housing

Gateshead Housing (Homeless)

Phone number: 0191 433 3174 or 0800 923 9995
Opening hours: Offices are currently closed to the public. Can contact us by phone or email between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday.



Gateshead Probation

Phone number: 0191 478 2451
Opening hours: Open Tuesdays 10.00am – 3.00pm Monday to Friday ring 07790938812…

Northumbria CRC

Phone number: 0345 608 0204
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm Telephone Appointment Only

Mental Health

Gateshead Talking Therapies

Phone number: 0191 283 2541
Opening hours: Telephone Contact Only Email: https://

Tyneside Mind

Phone number: 0191 477 4545
Opening hours: No face to face services or groups running Can telephone Monday to Friday, between the hours of 10am and 4pm. Facebook support group operating -

Community Mental Health Team

Phone number: 0191 223 2001
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm…

Crisis Team

Phone number: 0191 814 8899
Opening hours: Monday-Sunday 24 hour…

Domestic violence

Gateshead Domestic Abuse Helpline

Phone number: 0191 433 3333 Or call 999 in an emergency – if you are unable to speak, you can confirm you are a genuine caller by pressing 55 when prompted.
Opening hours: 24 Hour Helpline…

England: Freephone 24h National Domestic Abuse Helpline

Phone number: 08082 472000
Opening hours: 24 Hour Helpline

Men’s Advice Line (for male victims of domestic abuse)

Phone number: 08088 010327
Opening hours: Monday & Wednesday 9am to 8pm Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9am to 5pm

Respect Helpline (support for domestic abuse perpetrators)

Phone number: 08088 024040
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline

Phone number: 08009 995428
Opening hours: Weekdays 10am to 5pm Wednesday & Thursday Evenings 5pm to 8pm