Healthwatch Newcastle and Healthwatch Gateshead are independent organisations, here to listen to people’s experiences of health and social care services. The feedback we gather is used to help improve services for everyone.

Are you a:
  • Child or young person aged 18 or under
  • Child or young person in local authority care aged 25 or under
  • Parent or carer of a child or young person
And do you live in Newcastle or Gateshead? If yes, please complete our survey.
If you take part in our survey all information will be treated confidentially and will remain anonymous. What you say will not be passed on to your care provider in a way that can be linked to you and it will not affect the care you receive today or in the future.
We will always make sure that your information is protected and treated securely. Any information that you give us will be held in accordance with:
  • Data Protection Act 2018
  • General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
The information you provide will be anonymised and used to produce a report on our findings. This will be a public report and will be shared with NHS Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group, Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust, Kooth and other NHS services.  

At the end of the survey there is an option to enter a prize draw to win a £25 voucher for either Apple’s App Store or iTunes, Google Play or an Intu shopping voucher.

If you have any queries or would like to find out more please call us on our Freephone number 0808 178 9282 or email

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* 1. Are you happy for the information you provide to be used in the way described above?