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Community Health and Social Care Direct – Newcastle City Council

Community Health and Social Care Direct (care and support for adults) is part of Newcastle City Council. They offer:

  • information, advice and support to adults and their carers
  • assessments to find out what support is available to you
  • help to live independently in your own home
  • short term rehabilitation services
  • equipment and aids to make life easier
  • crisis support
  • safeguarding advice and emergency support. If you witness, experience or suspect  adult abuse or if you or someone you know needs help with a mental health problem

Telephone: 0191 278 8377

Community Health and Social Care Direct main contact number

Telephone 2: 0191 278 8156

Safeguarding Advice

Telephone 3: 0191 278 8359



Helpline: 0191 278 7878

Helpline: 0191 278 7878

Emergency Duty Team for out of office hours 5pm to 8.45am on weekdays and 24 hours at weekends

Fax: 0191 278 8312

Opening Hours
9am to 5pm
Out of normal office hours contact the Emergency Duty team.

Last updated: September 13, 2019

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