Adult Forensic Services at St Nicholas’ Hospital are located in Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne. Bede Ward is a 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.
Who is Bede Ward for?
Bede Ward is for men aged 18 years and over who have either had contact with the Criminal Justice System or whose behaviour in mental health settings is such to require management in a specialist forensic service. 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 can I get referred?
You can be referred to Bede Ward by the referrals co-ordinator on 01670 394 203