Tyneside & Northumberland Mind doesn't just work with adults, we have projects specifically for young people.

Help and resources

  • HOPELineUK

    Non-judgmental support, practical advice and information for children, teenagers and young people. Monday to Friday 10am - 10pm, Saturday & Sunday 2pm - 5pm.
    Telephone: 0800 068 41 41 or Text: 07786 209697
  • TyneAdviceline

    Hearing or speech impaired users call 08444 111 445. Help with money, legal, housing and other problems.
    Telephone: 0844 245 1288
  • Gateshead Advice Centre

    Free, independent and confidential advice on a wide range of issues including: Debt, Benefits, Housing, Employment, Family Law & Community Care. Drop in: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm and until 7pm every Thursday.
    Telephone: 0344 245 1288
  • Streetwise (Newcastle)

    Free and confidential advice, counselling, sexual health and support services for young people aged 13-25.
    Telephone: 0191 230 5400

Notices and promotions

  • Warning Signs

    Everyone is different but someone you know may be experiencing mental health difficulties if they:

    • Are anxious, irritable or nervous
    • Become moody or withdrawn
    • Can't cope with their problems
    • Change eating or drinking habits
    • Become unusually clumsy
    • Lose interest in their appearance
    • Constantly put themselves down
  • Have your say

    Would you like to be involved in shaping mental health services in your area?

    Find out how you can be part of a project.

Real stories…

  • Counselling gave me the chance to practice what I needed to say to someone who was making my life miserable. I learned that I have the right to express my needs and I learnt how to be assertive. Counselling has helped me to be brave. Thank you to my Counsellor.

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