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Gateshead Public Health Support

For further information on Gateshead’s 0-19 Public Health Strategy, visit:

Growing Healthy Gateshead – Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust (hdft.nhs.uk)

The North East and North Cumbria NHS Integrated Care System serves a population of 3.1 million people. The NENC Child Health and Wellbeing Network have supported the creation of the region’s Healthier Together website – a reference and information tool for acute illnesses. Visit:

Healthier Together | Home (nenc-healthiertogether.nhs.uk) or download the APP

For Community Hub Support, visit:

One You Gateshead | Facebook

Healthy Families

Birtley Harras Bank Family Hub – Gateshead Council

What’s on offer

Our Birtley Harras Bank Family Hub offers a full programme of activities for all ages from birth onwards. Where booking is essential please call 0191 433 5062 to book a place. For further information about anything on offer at Birtley Harras Bank email familyhubs@gateshead.gov.uk.

Family Hubs – YouTube

Gateshead NHS have a new Healthy Families Programme, sometimes known as Henry, running locally in Gateshead. It is a free 8 session programme which supports families with children aged 0-5 and 5-12 years to give them a great start in life and to develop a healthier lifestyle for the whole family.

For more information please ring Single Point of contact:

0300 031 918 or e mail: spoc.hdftgateshead@nhs.net

At St. Joseph’s Catholic Infant and Junior Schools, we have access to RISE – A mental health short-term support strategy, where Education Mental Health Practitioners support our programmes overcome acute difficulties, to prevent them from progressing into bigger difficulties. Visit the link below to find out more!

RISE | The Children’s Society (childrenssociety.org.uk)

https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/p/help-us-reopen-birtley-swimming-centre