Ashington Probation Office

The Ashington Probation Office is an essential facility located in Northumberland, serving the community by supervising offenders released from custody and those given community sentences. The Ashington Probation Office ensures public safety and helps offenders reintegrate into society by providing guidance, supervision, and rehabilitation services. This office, part of the larger Northumbria Probation Service, also covers various other areas within Northumberland, including Alnwick, Berwick upon Tweed, and Hexham.

Ashington Probation Office and Contact Details

The Ashington Probation Office is situated at:

South View, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 0RY

Telephone Number:
0191 933 3780

For further inquiries or specific service details, you can visit their official page on the GOV.UK

Ashington Probation Office

Ashington Probation Office Opening Times, Parking, and Further Information

The opening times for the Ashington Probation Office are as follows:

  • Monday to Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
  • Saturday, Sunday, and Bank Holidays: Closed

Parking Information:
There is no visitor parking available directly at the probation office. However, there are local car parks nearby for those traveling by car.

The office has limited disabled access, but assistance dogs are welcome, and hearing enhancement facilities are available by prior arrangement.

Public Transport:
The office is conveniently located just a 2-minute walk from Ashington Station Road and a 3-5 minute walk from Ashington Bus Station. For planning your journey by public transport, services like Nexus and Traveline North East can be useful.

What Areas Does Ashington Probation Office Cover?

The Ashington Probation Office covers several areas in Northumberland, including:

  • Alnwick
  • Berwick upon Tweed
  • Hexham
  • Blyth
  • North Shields
  • South Shields
  • Gosforth
  • Sunderland

These areas receive probation services to help manage and rehabilitate offenders within the community.

Problems, Complaints, and Prison Recalls

If you encounter any problems or need to file a complaint, you can contact the Ashington Probation Office directly. For unresolved issues, you can escalate your complaint to HM Prison and Probation Service. In cases of prison recall, it’s crucial to contact the office immediately to understand the next steps and legal implications.

What Region Is the Ashington Probation Office?

The Ashington Probation Office falls under the North East region of the National Probation Service. The regional director for the North East is Bronwen Elphick. For regional inquiries, you can contact her via email at [email protected].

For more information about other probation offices throughout the UK, see our full UK probation offices list here.