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Gateshead Recovery Partnership

About this service

Gateshead Recovery Partnership 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 • Following assessment, appointments at a community hub near to where you live if you prefer • A recovery programme for all • Support with such problems as housing and employment • Signposting to family and carer support • 12 Step structured rehab

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or via other agency, please email referrals to:

Catchment (areas they serve)



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

Monday, Thursday 9am - 7pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9am - 5pm

Needle exchange Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

Some services may be effected due to COVID-19 restrictions and also we have a Points of View forum on the last Monday of every month at 1pm where service users can provide feedback and shape the service.

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Help and advice

What to do in an emergency

If you or someone else needs urgent help after taking drugs or drinking, call 999 for an ambulance. Tell the crew everything you know. It could save their life.

What else to do in an emergency