Advocacy Centre North is part of Newcastle Council For Voluntary Service

Refer to us

How to make a referral for yourself or someone else


How to make a referral

Make a referral to our community services

To make a referral to our community advocacy services for yourself or someone else, please download, complete and return our Community Advocacy referral form*.    

Find out more about our Community services.

Make a referral to our Gateshead statutory services

We provide the following statutory advocacy services to people in Gateshead:

  • Independent Mental Health Advocate (IMHA)
  • Independent Mental Capacity Advocate (IMCA)
  • Independent Care Act Advocate (ICAA)
  • Relevant Person's Representative (RPR)

To make a referral for yourself or someone else in Gateshead to us for Statutory Advocacy download and fill in our Statutory Advocacy Referral Form* below and email it to us at

 Find out more about our Statutory services.

*Downloads best from Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge

To find out more

If you would like to find out more about our advocacy support or to discuss making a referral to any of our services, please get in touch in one of the following ways:


Telephone: 0191 235 7013

Post: Advocacy Centre North, 3rd Floor, Higham House, Higham Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AF