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CGL - Gateshead Evolve

About this service

CGL Gateshead Evolve is an integrated drug and alcohol service for all adults in Gateshead.

Service offers:

  • Prescribing services
  • Harm Minimisation advice and needle exchange
  • Detox from drugs and/or alcohol
  • Health assessment including Blood Borne Virus screening
  • Group work programmes
  • Housing support
  • Counselling
  • A recovery programme for all
  • Support with such problems as housing and employment
  • Family and carer support
  • Recovery Van to enable us to provide an outreach service

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or via other agency

Catchment (areas they serve)



47 Jackson Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1EE
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Opening times

Monday 9am - 8pm
Tuesday to Friday 9am - 5pm

Needle exchange Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

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