Anxiety, Depression & Counselling Services


**If you need to talk to someone out of service hours or immediately, you can call:

Tyneside Samaritans on 0191 232 7272 **


Mental Health Concern – 0191 2170377

Monday – Friday 9am-5pm

The MHC support many people with a wide range of mental health related needs, including those taking their final steps away from specialist services and moving forward into work, education or training.


Newcastle Talking Therapies – 0300 555 1115

Monday – Thursday 8am-8pm, Friday 8am-5pm and Saturday 9am-1pm

Newcastle Talking Therapies is a free and confidential service commissioned by the NHS North of Tyne and is available to anyone aged 16 and over and registered with a GP Surgery in Newcastle.

Newcastle Talking Therapies Website


Gateshead Talking Therapies – 0191 283 2541

Monday – Friday 8.30am-4.30pm and 7.30pm on Tuesdays

A primary care mental health service open to all registered with a GP  in the Gateshead and South Tyneside areas. Also accepts self-referrals.


Tyneside Women’s Health – 0191 4777 898

Monday to Friday 9.30am – 4pm

Provides a drop-in service, counselling and courses around Mental Health for women in Newcastle. Accepts self-referrals.


Women’s Health in South Tyneside – 0191 464 6959

Monday – Friday 9.30 – 5.30pm

WHiST provides a wide range of services to women over 16 years old in a safe and strictly confidential environment. Mental health, physical health, long term conditions and personal progression are contained within their counselling services, support groups, courses and activities.


Tyneside Mind – 0300 123 3393

Monday to Friday 9am – 6pm

Help and advice line for people with mental health problems.

Streetwise – 0191 230 55 33

Monday – Friday 9am-5pm

Streetwise offers free confidential information, advice and counselling to young people between the ages of 13-25. Offers face to face and online counselling via Skype or instant messenger.

Also provides Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for depression and anxiety and relationship counselling.


Community Mental Health Services

North Tyneside East – 0191 219 5960

North Tyneside West – 0191 220 5750

The Community Mental Health Team provides an assessment and treatment service for those experiencing difficulties with their mental health in the North Tyneside area.


North Tyneside Psychological Therapies Service – 0191 295 2775

This service is an integrated service which includes the IAPT Service. If you are a member of the public  who is registered with a GP in the North Tyneside and over 16, you can self-refer.