Provides NHS Complaints Advocacy from 1st April 2013 in the following areas; Darlington, Durham, Gateshead, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Redcar and Cleveland, South Tyneside, Stockton, Sunderland. The service will support anyone wishing to make a formal complaint regarding an NHS service.

is the independent consumer champion for adult and children’s health and social care services in Newcastle.

Gateshead Advocacy Information Network supports advocacy projects in Gateshead. It works to make sure every citizen in Gateshead has access to an independent advocate if they need one.