What's the harm?

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  • Drugs
  • Alcohol
  • Smoking
  • Vaping 
  • Gambling

The Matrix works with young people under the age of 18, their families and carers in South Tyneside whose lives have been affected by drugs and alcohol and those who are at risk of developing drug or alcohol problems. 

website icon.png Matrix

Address: YP Matrix
7 Burrow Street
South Shields
Tyne & Wear
NE33 1PP

Main opening times:
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm 
These hours can be flexible and out of hours appointments can be arranged. 

Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (CNTW)

  • Drugs,
  • Alcohol
  • Smoking
  • Vaping
  • Gambling

We support young people with their mental health; learning disability, Autism and Eating Disorder problems. 
The Trust has more than 70 sites across Cumbria, Northumberland, Newcastle,  Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland. 
We deliver support to people in their own homes, from their community and hospital.

Web Address: https://www.cntw.nhs.uk/
Switchboard: 0191 246 6800

Social Media: 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CNTWNHS
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/cumbria-northumberland-tyne-and-wear-nhs-foundation-trust/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/CNTWNHS

Head Office: St Nicholas Hospital, Jubilee Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 3XT


GamCare offer a confidential support service to young people aged 11-18 who are worried about gambling. A dedicated team provide advice and support via phone, text or email, at a time that suits you. 

The Foundation of Light

  • Drugs
  • Alcohol
  • Smoking
  • Vaping
  • Gambling

The Foundation of Light is the registered charity of Sunderland Football Club and we use the power of football and sport to provide opportunities to young people, adults and families across Sunderland, South Tyneside and County Durham. 

We have 4 curriculum areas which are shown below, all of which are open to people from all backgrounds, abilities and genders. 

  1. Football and Sport 
  2. Education 
  3. Skills and Employability 
  4. Health and Wellbeing 

Our vision is to use the curriculum areas and the programmes within them to create better opportunities and better lives for our communities. 

Beacon of Light, Stadium Park, Sunderland, SR5 1SN

Foundation of Light Website


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