Bamburgh Clinic – Acute Forensic Unit (Oswin Unit) – NTW071

Who is Oswin Unit for?

Oswin is part of Bamburgh Clinic, a multi-award winning purpose built acute admission facility to for men with a mental health disorder and who have come into contact with the Criminal Justice System. The Unit offers three wards, Aidan, Cuthbert and Oswin.

Oswin Ward is a 16-bedded medium secure inpatient forensic personality disorder service for males between the ages of 18 to 65 from the North East of England. It provides a specialist assessment and treatment service for men who have a primary diagnosis of personality disorder.

How can people be referred?

People can be referred to Oswin via a specialist mental health service or prison.


0191 246 7260


St Nicholas Hospital Jubilee Road Gosforth Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 3XT

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