Welcome to Acorns

We offer a range of services to support families affected by domestic abuse in North Tyneside and Northumberland

 

Children & young people

At Acorns we will work with you to find the best way to help you and make sense of what is happening in your life and to share your worries and muddles.

Parents and carers

Acorns can offer support to parents and carers of children who attend Acorns. 

Professionals

We offer training and support for professionals working with  children and young people affected by domestic abuse.

Meet our team

Abby

Chief Executive Officer

Alex

Child Counsellor

Alyson

Family Support Worker

Domonique

Play Therapist

Helen

Recovery team co-ordinator

Maureen

Administrator

Kate

Administrator

Kris

Prevent and Cope Coordinator/ Children and Young People's Worker

Julia

Recovery Team Coordinator, Northumberland/ Counsellor

Louise

Children and Young People's Worker

Nikki

Outreach Councillor

Nina

Adult Counselling Coordinator/ Art Psychotherapist

Pippa

Play Therapist

Rachael

First Response Worker

Sarah

Outreach Counsellor

Stacey

Family Support Worker

Vicky

Children and Young People's Worker

Our spaces

At Acorns you will always be greeted with a warm welcome, whether you are here to play, talk or have a cup of tea in the waiting room.