PROPS - Positive Response to Overcoming Problems of Substance misuse
Helpline
0191 226 3440
You are not alone
Helpline Hours
Weekdays - 5pm-9pm
Weekends - 9am-9pm
Newcastle & North Tyneside PROPS
0191 226 3440
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Governance

PROPS North East is a charitable company and is both constituted as a registered charity (1146582) and as a company limited by guarantee (07902767) through Companies House. We are governed by our Articles of Association which are reviewed every three years.

PROPS is governed by the Board of Trustees. Their role is to ensure that PROPS:

  • has a clear set of goals or strategy
  • is making sure the action to achieve those goals is being taken
  • meets its legal and financial obligations

Trustees are volunteers and should not, generally, be paid though they should be reimbursed out of pocket expenses for their involvement as a Trustee.

Our current board of Trustees 2015 /2016 includes:

Chair: Jos Richards
Vice Chair: Olywn Allen
Secretary: Vyvyenne Mack
Treasurer: John Jobling
Trustee: Wendy Denton
Trustee: Chris Lisle
Trustee: Mike Snowdon

Call the PROPS helpline on 0191 226 3440

Our telephone helpline service is delivered by trained volunteers & operates from 5pm-9pm weekdays and 9am-9pm weekend.

Who We Are

PROPS – Positive Response to Overcoming Problems of Substance Misuse, is a North East based support service for individuals, families and carers of those living with alcohol and substance misuse.

What We Do

PROPS provides a wide range of support services such as: one-to-one support, counselling, drug awareness training, a confidential out-of-hours helpline, volunteer support and respite breaks.

How To Get Help

Please remember that you are not alone and we have a dedicated and friendly team here to help you if you are living with, or caring for someone misusing drugs or alcohol. Call our helpline on 0191 226 3440.