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Matrix Young People's Service

About this service

The MATRIX works with young people under 18 in South Tyneside, their families and carers. The service provides help, support and advice to those whose lives have been affected by drug and alcohol misuse or those who are at risk of developing drug and alcohol problems.


  • Advice and information
  • Drug and alcohol awareness
  • Treatment options
  • Health issues
  • One to one and group work
  • Housing issues
  • Family support

Referral (how to access this service)

Contact us on freephone 0800 328 1898, or drop in and see us, you don't need an appointment.

Catchment (areas they serve)

South Tyneside


7 Burrow Street, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE33 1PP
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Opening times

Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm. Can arrange services to be delivered after hours if that is required to meet a client's needs.

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