Help in a crisis during Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic
During this COVID-19 pandemic there may have to be changes in the way some of our services work. Please contact the service directly to check how services are being delivered and follow their advice.
The national suspension on visiting inpatient areas has been lifted. Please contact the ward you wish to visit in advance for guidance and instructions for a safe visit.
If you need help in a mental health crisis during Coronavirus pandemic outside office hours please contact our crisis team: Help in a crisis
For other medical advice and support contact your your GP or visit NHS 111
Only visit your local Emergency Department for serious life-threatening conditions that need immediate medical attention including persistent severe chest pain, loss of consciousness, acute confused state, severe blood loss, serious burns, suspected stroke.
Community Rehabilitation Team (CRT)
We deliver intensive rehabilitation support for people with severe and enduring mental health problems, in a community setting.
Service users are supported to engage in recovery focused interventions which include:
- practical assessment of activities of daily living
- tenancy support needs
- family education and interventions
- psycho-social education and training
- symptom management and treatment
- medication education and management
- developing wellness recovery plans
- community engagement
Our team is made up of a range of healthcare professionals including:
- occupational therapists
- support workers
- peer support workers
This service is for men and women aged between 18 and 65 and those over 65 who are already accessing adult mental health services.
Accessing our service
To use this service, you will need to be referred by your GP or a mental health professional. We offer appointments in the patient's home or at one of our bases. All sites have parking and disabled access.
Service opening hours
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
Help in a crisis
Should your concern relate to a service user currently known to the team then please contact the team directly on the contact numbers outlined above within working hours or the relevant Crisis Resolution Home Treatment team for the service user out of hours.
Should your concern relate to a service user not known to this team or member of the public then please contact the relevant mental health team involved, the local crisis team or the police should your concerns relate to risk and require immediate emergency response.