What should you do next?

Please make sure you are registered with a GP based in Northumberland before you refer to us.

To access our service you can refer yourself online here or contact your GP and ask for a referral to ‘Talking Matters Northumberland’.

This will result in an automated email response and a subsequent text message inviting your to your first appointment which will be over the telephone.

This telephone appointment will take approximately 30 minutes and will enable us to decide on the best way to help you with your difficulties.

Alternatively, you can:

Or you can simply write to us at: Talking Matters Northumberland, Unit 4 Telford Court, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 2DB

If you are a professional referring on behalf of a client please use our Professional Referral Form.

For Your Information

Your first contact will be in the form of a text message, which will detail the date and time of your initial appointment which will be over the telephone.
This telephone appointment will take approximately 30 minutes and will enable us to decide on the best way to help with your difficulties.

Please note we may need to discuss this referral with other appropriate services within the Northumberland, Tyne & Wear NHS Foundation Trust if we feel we are not the appropriate service to help.