Welcome to Children North East

 

To make a referral to any of our services please click on the appropriate Link:

 

NEWPIP (Parent infant Partnership)

For professionals:
NEWPIP works with parents, and their babies from conception to 2 years, who are experiencing issues which may affect the quality of the relationship between them and their baby. Our specialist Parent Infant service is underpinned by Psychodynamic Parent Infant Psychotherapy, Solihull Approach and Play Therapy; incorporating systemic as well as interpersonal perspectives to provide support for parent and babies in their relationships.

To make a referral to our NEWPIP service please complete our online referral form

For parents:
NEWPIP supports parents and babies from conception to 2 years living in Newcastle. Looking after a baby can feel challenging and at times  stressful. If there are additional difficulties in your life it might​ be hard to cope. NEWPIP can:

  • Support your relationship with your baby​ 
  • Give you an opportunity to talk through​ your worries about your baby​ 
  • Think together about how past experiences​ might be affecting you now​ 
  • Provide you with information on child development​ 
  • Help you see your child’s point of view​ 
  • Support you with any other issues​ affecting you and baby 

If you would like to talk to one of our team to find out more about how we can support you then please contact us with your details through our ​online enquiries form.

 

Families and parenting

Every family is different but most will experience challenges and difficulties at some point. When these become overwhelming we are here to help.

Our Services include WHOOPS (Home Safety),  Families are Stronger Together (Domestic Abuse Course), Today’s Teens, Tomorrows Teens, Safeguarding Futures, Caring Dads, Preparing for Baby, Baby’s Here, Crisis Intervention, Targeted Family Support (in Sunderland, Newcastle and Gateshead) and the Newcastle Volunteers Programme.

To make a referral to our Families and Parenting service please complete our online referral Form

 

Young Peoples Services

Youth Link (currently running in Newcastle – Gateshead and Parts of Northumberland)

PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO THE LOSS OF FUNDING WE CAN NO LONGER ACCEPT ANY FURTHER REFERRALS FOR THE NORTHUMBERLAND YOUTH LINK PROGRAMME.

THE YOUR FUTURE MATTERS PROJECT, OFFEREING WOMEN AGED 11-18 IS TAKINIG ON REFERRALS AND WILL STILL CONTINUE IN NORTHUMBERLAND.

Youth Link is the name for our young people’s peer mentoring service. Youth Link helps to improve communication and relationships between you (as long as you are aged 11 to 18 years old) and your family, help you make friends, strengthen your confidence and self-esteem.

Confident Adults Newcastle

CAN is our young adults (aged 18-25) peer mentoring service. C.A.N will help improve your confidence, reduce isolation, help you engage in your local community and increase your resilience.

To make a referral to our Youth Link and CAN services please complete our online referral Form

Counselling

Our One to One counselling service helps you (as long as you are aged 9 to 25 years old) with your mental health issues. Our friendly counsellors are expertly trained which means we can help you by using a variety of therapy techniques. Whatever the issues affecting your life we are here to help. This includes depression, anxiety, bullying, self-harming, loss and bereavement.

If you don’t want to come to our building then our counsellors can meet you wherever you feel safe and are currently available evenings and Saturday mornings too.

If you are a professional making a referral for a young person aged between 9-18 please contact the SPA (single point of access) in the first instance on 0303 123 1147

For all other referrals please complete our online referral Form

If you are looking for our Official website, please visit

www.children-ne.org.uk