Welcome

Healthwatch Northumberland is your local health and social care champion.

From Berwick to Bellingham and everywhere in between, we make sure NHS leaders and other decision makers hear your voice and use your feedback to improve care.

Find Services

Whether you want to register with a GP practice, find out where your nearest urgent care centre is or need support from a local support group or national organisation, we can help you find the services you need. Have a look at the Find Services page or call our Information and Signposting Service

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Your Health

Find lots of useful information and up-to-date articles on issues such as Mental Health and Covid-19, plus where to find support and advice, on our ‘your health’ pages.

If you can’t find the information you need then please get in touch.

Your health and social care champion

Upcoming Events

Our events calendar lets you know what opportunities there are for getting involved at events across the county. From concerts and roadshows for older people, public meetings with those who pay for or deliver care services, to celebrations such as Northumberland Pride, there’s bound to be something that interests you.

If you have an upcoming event related to health, wellbeing or community in Northumberland and would like us add it to the events calendar, please drop us an email: info@healthwatchnorthumberland.co.uk.

Watch our video

Find out more about what we do in our role as independent champion for people who use health and social care services, in our short video below.

1sep11:00 am- 1:00 pmMonthly Drop-in - The Hub, Cramlington

3sep11:00 am- 1:00 pmMonthly Drop-in - Haltwhistle Leisure Centre

8sep10:00 am- 12:00 pmMonthly Drop-in - North Northumberland Voluntary Forum, Berwick

10sep10:30 am- 12:30 pmHeadway Arts Free Taster Music Workshop

10sep1:00 pm- 2:00 pmMonthly online drop-in

21sep9:45 am- 11:45 amMonthly Drop-in - Buffalo Community Centre, Blyth

22sep11:00 am- 1:00 pmMonthly drop-in - Northumberland County Blind Association, Morpeth

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