The HIVE team provide holistic support for children in care and care leavers, as well as providing advice and support in relation to previously looked after children who have either been adopted or live under a Special Guardianship Order and provide systemic oversight for children with a social worker.
HIVE stands for 'Health, Information and advice, Virtual school, and Emotional wellbeing'. The team includes nurses, teachers, counsellors, educational psychologists, occupational therapists and a team of administrators who support with appointments, data systems and finance.
More information about the HIVE team can be found online, here.
The team can be contacted by:
- email on: HiveTeam@northtyneside.gov.uk
- telephone on: 0191 643 8365
The team are based at The Riverside Centre, Minton Lane, North Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE29 6DQ.