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Independent Advocacy North East

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Independent Advocacy North East
62 Howard Street
North Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE30 1AF

Public phone: 0191 259 6662


Website URL:

General information

Service offered: Case advocacy service for people with learning disabilities, mental health issues, physical disabilities, vulnerable older people and people who come under the Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) criteria. Develop and facilitate self-advocacy groups and also provide short term case advocacy.

Target group: Adults aged over 18 with learning disabilities, mental health issues or physical disabilities.

Area served: North Tyneside - Wallsend, Whitley Bay, North Shields, Longbenton and surrounding areas.

How to contact: Phone, fax or email for an appointment or write.


Monday: 9am - 5pm

Tuesday: 9am - 5pm

Wednesday: 9am - 5pm

Thursday: 9am - 5pm

Friday: 9am - 4.30pm


Office Hours:


Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: Yes

Access notes: Meter parking. Ramped entrance.

Other information

Languages other than English: Access to interpreters by prior arrangement.

Charity number: 1148607

Year established: 1994

Staffing: 5 full time staff, 4 part time and 40 volunteers.

Public transport: North Shields Metro station.

Record last checked: 04 February 2019


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