We provide care to adults aged from 16 - 65 years who have been diagnosed as having acute and/or enduring mental health problems who cannot be cared for at home or in the community.
Mental Health Unit
St Ann's Hospital
St Ann's Road
London, N15 3TH
Tel: 020 8702 6130
Manager: Lazarus Ndhlovu
Monday to Friday: 4.30pm - 8pm
Weekends & Bank Holidays: 2pm - 8pm
Who we are
This team is made up of Doctors, Psychiatric Nurses, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Family Therapists and Dual Diagnosis Workers. We work closely with Community Mental Health Team members including Community Psychiatric Nurses and Social Workers (Approved Social Workers).
What we offer
Our team provide care and support to help patients become well enough to be discharged and where necessary receive care in their homes or in the community. Services include:
- Diagnosis, an appropriate care plan and treatment
- A physical health check on admission
- Support to access advocacy services
- Family Group Therapy
We also offer support for physical and social needs.
Who is the service for
Adults aged from 16 - 65 years who have been diagnosed as having acute and/or enduring mental health problems who cannot be cared for at home or in the community.
What are the next stages to recovery
When an inpatient is ready for discharge this will often be supported by the home treatment team for a period providing additional support whilst working alongside the care coordinator.
How you can access our service
GPs, A&E doctors, police doctors, Care Programme Approach Care co-ordinators, service users, voluntary sector and carers can refer to the service.