Adult Forensic Services at St Nicholas’ Hospital are located in Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne. Bede Ward is low secure Adult Forensic Service which provides assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for men with mental health problems within a secure setting. The unit has 14 beds for men who may have come into conflict with the law, and/or are thought to be a risk others of themselves.
We take patients who are from the North of England, usually from prisons/courts, other mental health wards or as a step down from medium secure services.
How to get referred
Via referrals Co-ordinator on 01670 394 203