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.
Children in Care and Adoption
We support the delivery of health assessments of children in care in Nottingham. We aim for children in care to have the best health possible, in line with statutory responsibilities.
The service is available to children and young people 0 – 18 years old.
Each site is accessible by wheelchair. Accessible toilet facilities are available at each site.
Service opening hours
8:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday (except bank holidays).
Accessing our service
Please call one of the teams using the numbers below. The team can also give you information about public transport to each service. Visitor parking is available at each site. Some spaces are only for blue badge holders.
Contact and find us
Tel: 01909 501 707
South Team - Children's Development Centre
City Hospital Campus
North Team - Sherwood Forest Hospitals
King's Mill Hospital
Sutton in Ashfield
Tel: 01623 622515
Information for health professionals
All referrals are to be made via social services.
Service commissioned by
Nottingham North and East Clinical Commissioning Group on behalf of Nottingham West, Rushcliffe, Mansfield and Ashfield, Newark and Sherwood and Nottingham City Clinical Commissioning Groups.