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South Tyneside Adult Recovery Service

About this service

South Tyneside Adult Recovery Service is an accessible, integrated drug and alcohol service run in partnership by Humankind and Spectrum Community Health CIC. We offer a range of confidential and non-judgemental services for anyone aged 18 years old or over and living in South Tyneside who is experiencing problems with substance misuse. Our aim is to support people to stay safe and live happier, healthier lives, free from drugs and alcohol.

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or via other agency

Catchment (areas they serve)

South Tyneside


Units 4, 5, 6, 18 and 19 Cookson House, River Drive, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE33 1TL
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Opening times

Cookson House - Mon-Fri 9:30-17:00

Needle Exchange - Mon-Fri 10:00-16:00

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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