Platform Gateshead

We’re here to help

If you are a young person in Gateshead we can help you to focus on building on your strengths to enable you to be healthy, stay safe and think about a better future.

Our service is free, friendly and confidential and is there for you, your family or your friends.

We can help with:

  • support to improve your health and wellbeing
  • support to stop or reduce smoking, alcohol or drugs
  • education and advice around all legal and illegal substances
  • family support

We also provide training and guidance to schools, colleges and other professionals.

Phone us or just drop in. You’ll get a friendly welcome and when we meet you for the first time, you’ll be paired up with a key worker who will support you on any issues so you can move forward with your life in a positive way.

We also provide support and workshops in schools and training for professionals. Get in touch with us to find out more.

Opening Hours


8.45 am- 4.45 pm


8.45 am- 4.45 pm


8.45 am- 4.45 pm


8.45 am- 4.45 pm


8.45 am- 4.15 pm