Choice and Medication

Our Pharmacy team aims to provide high quality services to staff, service users and carers, in supporting the safe and effective use of medicines.

These include:

  • Independent information, advice and education about medicines
  • Clinical pharmacy and dispensing services, to support the safe and secure handling and prescribing of medicines within our teams
  • Review, investigation and learning from medication incidents and ‘near miss’ events
  • Efficient and cost-effective use of medicines within the Trust

To find out more about different mental health conditions, treatments and medication, the visit the  Choice and Medication website.

How can I get in touch with Pharmacy Services?

Our opening hours are Monday to Friday,8.30am to 5pm.

An emergency duty pharmacist is available outside these times.

Medicines Helpline

For NTW service users and carers, you can phone us on 0191 245 6604.  This number is open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. If you call outside these hours, please leave a voicemail and the team will get back to you as soon as possible.