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.

Integrated Community Mental Health Team - Gedling and Hucknall

We are a community mental health team for older people, consisting of nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, support workers and psychologists.The team offers support for people with mental health difficulties over the age of 65 and people with a dementia who are of working age.

Accessing our service

Referrals are made by GPs in the catchment area.

Contact and find us

Telephone: 0115 854 2205

Gedling Integrated Team
Hazlewood House
Highbury Hospital
Highbury Vale

Visitor parking is available on site. Some spaces have been designated for use by blue badge holders only.

Service opening hours

Intensive Recovery Intervention Service
7 days per week service 
7am - 10pm 


Help in a crisis

In the first instance contact your GP or Local A & E
Speak to a member of the team: 0115 9560823


Support groups

Alzheimer's Society

Contact the Alzheimer Society helpline: 0300 222 1122 or the Live Online Advice Service for dementia information and support.


The Samaritans

The Samaritans provide 24 hour, confidential, emotional support for anyone in crisis. Telephone:116 123 (24 hours).



SANE services provide practical help, emotional support and specialist information to individuals affected by mental health problems, their family, friends and carers.
Helpline: 0845 767 8000 (1pm – 11pm).

Support Forum:


No Panic

Helpline, advice, counselling and self-help for people who experience anxiety, panic attacks, phobias or compulsive disorders.
Freephone: 0808 808 0545 (10.00 a.m – 10.00 p.m every day).

NHS 111

Crisis Nottingham County South 0300 123 2901 

The silver line 0800 4 70 80 90


Information for health professionals

How to refer someone to this service

Patients referred for CMHT service are via their GP surgery

Patients referred for IRIS service can be done via paper/telephone (0115 854 2205)


Team Leader

Ava-Gail Manradge


Service commissioned by

NHS Nottingham North & East Clinical Commissioning Group.



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