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Please note: owing to the position on Covid 19 and the Coronavirus, some organisations and venues will be closed, some will deliver their services differently. You can find the organisation website address on InformationNOW and visit their site for updates. Visit the dedicated coronavirus webpage for Newcastle City Council.

Joseph Cowen Healthcare Centre

During the coronavirus

  • food vouchers available on a Wednesday morning
  • needle exchange open
  • GP may still be available on Wednesday morning.

The Joseph Cowen Healthcare Centre provides access to healthcare for those street homeless or in temporary accommodation who cannot access mainstream healthcare services. The drop in centre offers a daily GP service, a nurse, access to mental and sexual health support, a needle exchange, women only services, an outreach service, information, guidance and signposting for housing and benefits, bathing facilities and somewhere to drop in for a hot drink.

Telephone: 0191 228 4929


Opening Hours
Mon - Fri 9am - 4pm

8 Wilfred Street
Newcastle upon Tyne

54.9763 -1.58757

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Last updated: April 17, 2020

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