Mental Health Matters provide a range of community services to address a range of need here for you. These include one-to-one sessions and group structured activities as well as via drop-in support services.

These services support the building of personal confidence, self-esteem, facilitate learning new skills as well as rediscovering old interests, and building friendships with other users.

By accessing Mental Health Matters community services you have the opportunity to take part in a range of therapeutic and creative activities whilst creating personal support networks, thereby increasing your independence and well-being.

Whether you are recovering from a period of ill health and require a short intervention or are experiencing long term mental ill health and need structured on-going support, our skilled staff members are here to support you.

Please note that all Mental Health Matters community services require a referral. You can find out more about the referral criteria for each service on their page.

Please select a service from the list below for more information.

Service Name Location Link
Brighter Futures North Tyneside Newcastle Upon Tyne View Service Information
Gateshead Mental Health User Voice Service Gateshead View Service Information
Gateshead Out Of Hours Service Gateshead View Service Information
Pathways Advice and Information Service Gateshead View Service Information
Pathways Advocacy (Gateshead) Gateshead View Service Information
Phoenix Community Support Service Newcastle Upon Tyne View Service Information
South Tyneside Advocacy South Shields View Service Information
South Tyneside Mental Health User Voice South Shields View Service Information
Sunderland Mental Health User Voice Sunderland View Service Information
Teesside Brighter Futures Teesside View Service Information
Total Voice Sunderland View Service Information