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The Practice has developed this section with the help from our Patient Participation Group.  Our aim is to offer teenagers lots of useful information and links to resources relating to health and well-being.  We have 506 patients registered at the practice between the ages of 13 and 19 – this equates to 7% of our practice population.

We hope you find the links below useful and if you do have any suggestions on how we can improve our services or content information on our website, please do contact me using our generic email address nencicb-nt.wideopenmedicalcentre@nhs.net or you can speak with me by contacting the surgery on 0191 2362115.  Patients due to turn 16 will also receive a letter from the practice explaining what services we offer and how to access them – example here 16th Birthday Letter

Thank you

Sharon Kinninmonth

Young people are entitled to confidentiality as other patients. This includes respecting their wish to withhold information from parents or guardians.  Confidentiality may only be broken by a health professional when the health, safety, or welfare of the young person would otherwise be at serious risk.

Check out these sites for more detailed information

Are you a young carer? If so click here for more information

Online Support for 11 – 18 year olds

Sexual Health / Contraception     

Social Media / Staying Safe             


The Samaritans

Victims of Internet Crime – Speak Out

Revenge Porn Help and Advice

Sexual Health App

Bereavement Support

Twitter Safety & Security

Facebook Help Centre


Need an evening or weekend appointment? TyneHealth [North Tyneside’s GP Federation] provides patients registered in North Tyneside with the opportunity to book appointments in local Extended Access GP Hubs.

The appointments are provided by local doctors and nurses who work in North Tyneside GP practices and have full access to your medical record. Appointments are currently being offered at the following locations:

  • Battle Hill Health Centre
  • Collingwood Health Group, Hawkeys Lane, North Shields
  • Northumberland Park, within Shiremoor Resource Centre
  • Oxford Centre, Longbenton
  • Priory Medical Group, Albion Road, North Shields and Tynemouth branches
  • Woodlands Park Health Centre, Wideopen

You can make an appointment to see one of the following clinicians:

  • GP
  • Advanced Nurse Practitioner (Who can sees minor injuries and ailments)
  • Practice Nurse
  • Healthcare Assistant

The Extended Access Hub operates:

  • Monday to Friday 16:00 – 20:00
  • Saturday 09:00 – 14:00
  • Sunday 09:00 – 13:00
  • Bank holidays 09:00 – 13:00

Appointments can be booked by contacting your own GP surgery or via the TyneHealth Extended Access Hub number 0191 486 2195 when your GP surgery is closed.

Please note that opening times and services offered at different venues will vary. Please also note that this is NOT a Walk In service and that appointment times and availability may vary.  Patients will be given an appointment at the most convenient location for them.