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.

Nottinghamshire CAMHS Mental Health Support Team

The CAMHS Mental Health Support Team is a new collaborative service across health and education, available in project schools across Nottinghamshire.

We are an early intervention mental health and wellbeing service in schools aimed at providing support for children, young people and families around low-level emotional wellbeing needs, such as anxiety, low mood, managing emotions, and sleep. We link in directly with Nottinghamshire CAMHS teams and provide in school sessions to promote positive mental health. Our work is delivered on a 1:1 and group/workshop basis.

We also provide additional well-being training for teachers to promote and maintain their own mental health as they promote a wider whole school approach to mental health.

The schools included in this project have a member of staff who is a designated Mental Health Lead,  who will act as the link between the service and school and they can refer directly into our service. For a list of schools, currently signed up to the project please  follow this link.

We will also take self referrals from young people and their families directly into the CAMHS Single Point of Access (SPA) on 0115 854 2299. We will ask your permission before informing school of your participation in the project.

Referrals should please be sent to (please note this email address is case sensitive and once received you will be sent an automatic reply to acknowledge receipt)

For enquiries please contact or call the office on 0115 876 0167.

Schools list

MHST Bassetlaw

Outwood Academy Portland

Outwood Academy Valley

Retford Oaks Academy

Serlby Park Academy

St Giles School

The Elizabethan Academy

Tuxford Academy


MHST Broxtowe

Albany Infant & Nursery

Albany Juniors

Alderman Pounder Infant & Nursery

Bramcote Church of England Primary

Bramcote College

Bramcote Hills Primary

Beeston Fields Primary & Nursery

Chilwell School

Greasley Beauvale Primary

Hall Park Academy

John Clifford Primary

Lawrence View Primary & Nursery

Priory Catholic Voluntary Academy

Round Hill Primary

St John's Church of England Primary

Springbank Primary & Nursery

Sunnyside Spencer Academy Primary & Nursery

The Alderman White

The Florence Nightingale Academy

The Lanes Primary (2 sites)

Trowell Church of England Primary

Wadsworth Field Primary


MHST Gedling

Burton Joyce Primary School

Carlton Junior Academy

Carlton Le Willows

Christ the King

Derrymount School

Good Shepherd School

Haddon Primary School

Holy Cross Primary R/C

Netherfield Primary School

Parkdale Primary

Porchester Junior School

Sacred Heart Primary R/C

St John Baptist Primary School

Standhill Infants School

The Carlton Academy

Westdale Infants School

Westdale Junior School

Willow Farm


MHST Mansfield & Ashfield

Ashfield School

Birklands Primary School

Church Vale Primary

Eastland (The Welbeck Federation of Schools)

Greenwood Primary School

Hetts Lane

High Oakham

Huthwaite All Saints Infant School

King Edward primary

Kirkby Woodhouse School

Mansfield Primary Academy

Mapplewells Primary

Meden School

Netherfield infant & Nursery school (The Welbeck Federation of Schools)

Orchard Primary

Sherwood Junior School

St Peters C of E Primary

The West park Academy

Woodland View Primary


MHST Newark & Sherwood

Barnby Road Academy Primary & Nursery

Bilsthorpe Flying High Academy

Bishop Alexander LEAD Academy

Christ Church Church of England Infant and Nursery School

Chuter Ede Primary (2 sites)

Coddington Church of England Primary & Nursery

Forest View Academy

John Hunt Primary & Nursery

Kneesall Church of England Primary

Lovers Lane Primary & Nursery

Magnus Church of England Academy

Maun Infant & Nursery

Mount Church of England Primary & Nursery

St Mary's Church of England Primary

St Peters Cross Keys Church of England Academy

The Dukeries Academy

The Kings Church of England Primary Academy

The Newark Academy

The Parkgate Academy

The Sir Donald Bailey Academy

The Suthers School

Walesby Church of England Primary

Winthorpe Primary



MHST Rushcliffe

All Saints Elston

Archbishop Cranmer

Ash Lea Special School

Carnarvon Primary School

Cotgrave Candleby Lane School

Cotgrave C of E Primary School

Cropwell Bishop

East Bridgford St Peters C of E

Flintham Primary School

Greythorn Primary School

Gunthorpe C of E Primary School

Jesse Gray Primary School

Heymann Primary & Nursery School

Langar C of E

Orston Primary School

Radcliffe-on-Trent Infant & Nursery school

Radcliffe-on-Trent Junior school

Robert Miles Infants School

Robert Miles Junior School

South Nottinghamshire Academy

Toothill School

West Bridgford School

West Bridgford Infant School


Contact details:

Telephone: 0115 8760167


Postal:  MHST, Underwood House, Highbury Hospital, Nottingham, NG6 9DR


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