Our Gateshead

Advocacy Centre North

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• Health and Care advocacy supports adults in Gateshead and Newcastle who need support with health and social care issues. If you belong to any of the following groups we may be able to help you speak up for yourself, find out about your rights, make decisions and choices or get services or support:

o Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community
o Mental health needs
o Learning Disabilities
o Physical Disabilities
o Over 55 years old
o Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and/or Transgender

• Families through Crisis advocacy provides support to families in crisis in Newcastle

• Hate Crime advocacy supports people across Northumberland, Tyne and Wear who have experienced or are at risk of hate crime

• Welfare Advocacy supports adults in Newcastle and Gateshead who are in crisis, around poverty and benefits, helping them develop skills to navigate the system. The availability of this service depends on funding

• Statutory services for people in Gateshead

For further information or referral visit our website http://www.advocacycentrenorth.org.uk or contact us on 0191 235 7013 or find us @

Twitter https://twitter.com/AdvocacyCentreN
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/AdvocacyCentreNorth/

We are proud winners of the Outstanding Advocacy Service award at the 2018 National Advocacy Awards

Contact Person: 
Karen Morley
Telephone: 
0191 2357013
Address: 
Advocacy Centre North
Higham House
Higham Place
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8AF
https://twitter.com/AdvocacyCentreN
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Help us to fundraise for a Welfare Advocate to support others like I, Daniel Blake

Date posted: 6th March 2017

Advocacy Centre North (part of Newcastle Council for Voluntary Service - Newcastle CVS) needs your help to raise funds to provide a new Welfare Advocacy Service to disabled people and their familie

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05/03/2019 - 16:09
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An initiative funded by the Police and Crime Commissioner for Northumbria

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