Service changes and visiting during the COVID-19 pandemic
During this COVID-19 pandemic there may be changes in the way some of our services work. Contact the service directly to check how services are being delivered and follow their advice.
Some of our services now offer video consultations. You should speak to your clinician if this is something you would like them to consider. You can find out more about video consultation here.
Contact the ward you wish to visit in advance for guidance and instructions for a safe visit.
You can read some general NHS guidance on visiting healthcare inpatient settings.pdf [pdf] 89KB
If you need help in a mental health crisis during the COVID-19 pandemic outside office hours please contact our crisis team: Help in a crisis
For other medical advice and support contact 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 breathlessness, severe blood loss, serious burns or suspected stroke.
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Intellectual Disability Team
The team work with children and young people up to 18 years old who have an intellectual disability and suffer emotional distress.
The team work with parents/carers, schools, health professionals, social care and short breaks and offer individual tailored advice and strategies to support the young person.
The team's main base is the Manor Academy in Mansfield Woodhouse, with clinics held in various locations across the County and City. All sites have parking and disable access.
Service opening hours
Monday – Friday 9am-5pm.
Help in a crisis
Outside of office hours please contact your GP service, NHS 111, or in an emergency go to your local Accident and Emergency (A&E) department.
Information for health professionals
How to refer someone to this service
Referrals can be made through Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services Single Point of Access:
Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust
Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services
Entrance 2, Thorneywood Unit
Theresa Foster - Clinical Lead
James Marsh - Operational Lead