North Tyneside General Hospital 

Ward Name / Number

Ward 20

Direct dial telephone number

0191 293 4371

Location of ward

Near to the diabetes resource centre on the ground floor. Car park is at the rear of the hospital. 

Type of ward

Mental health services for older people 

Ward visiting times

Between 10am and 7pm for two nominated people for one hour which must be pre-booked

Are children welcome?

See above

Is there flexibility in visiting?

See above

Are the numbers restricted?

See above

Protected meal times

12noon-1pm and 5pm-6pm. 

Ward Manager’s name

Amy Dixon 

When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on patient?

After 10.30am