Thornaby Assessment Centre

Thornaby Assessment Centre

Name of Assessment Centre

Thornaby

Address of Assessment Centre

2nd Floor, Christine House, Sorbonne Close, Thornaby, Stockton on Tees, TS17 6DA

Note: This centre is not used for PIP consultations. Click this link for PIP consultation centres used by us

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Please refer to your appointment letter for more information.

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Directions to the Assessment Centre

Train: Exit Thornaby Station via footbridge on to Station Street & head towards the SAAB Garage. Follow the road round, pass TFM & Magic Radio Station. Cross over the road & Christine House is on the left. This walk on average, should take less than five minutes.

Bus: From Middlesbrough or Stockton – Alight at Thornaby Station stop (Mandale Road), head downhill & turn right into Yale Crescent, pass TFM & Magic Radio Station. Christine House is on the left. This walk on average, should take less than five minutes.

Car: A19 North/South bound – Take A66 signposted Stockton & Darlington. Take the A1130 exit, turn right and cross over the bridge. At the roundabout, take the first exit and continue on A1130. Continue straight over the next roundabout and follow the road to the right (just after Richmond House Business Centre).

If being dropped off at the assessment centre:

Keep in the right lane and go straight over at the traffic lights. At the next lights stay in the right lane and turn right on to Yale Crescent. The assessment centre will be on your left hand side and you can be dropped off at the door by turning left at the roundabout and taking the first left in to the private car park.

If going to the nearest car park:

Keep in the left lane and go straight over at the traffic lights. At the next lights stay in the left lane and continue the road round and over the Victoria Road Bridge. Stay in the left lane and cross the first set of traffic lights. Bear right at the next traffic lights whilst keeping in the left lane. Take the first left at the roundabout and the next left in to Matalan Car Park.

To get to Christine House  on foot from the car park, head towards Burger King (on Bridge Road) and cross over the Victoria Road Bridge. Turn left into Yale Crescent. The assessment centre is on the left. This walk on average, should take less than 10 minutes.

A66 (East) – take exit for A1045 & turn left into A1130 & follow directions as above.

A66 (West) – take exit for A1130 & follow directions as above

There is NO on site parking.

Information to note

Please note that this assessment facility is located on the SECOND floor. The assessment centre can be accessed by lift but if an emergency evacuation of the building is required, such as a fire alarm, the lift cannot be used. There are 40 steps to the ground floor.

If you think you would have difficulty going down the stairs in the event of an emergency or would need assistance from another person, please ring the Appointments Helpdesk number on your appointment letter before your apppointment date so we can ensure that we provide support for you on the day.

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