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.

Parkside Day Services - Lings Bar Hospital

Parkside Day Unit offers a range of  group and individual therapies for peope over 65 diagnosed with a mental health condition.

Accessing our services

You need to be referred to the Community Mental Health Team (CMHT) or Memory Assessment Service via your GP.

For more information, contact Paul Carruthers, Lead Clinician.

Tel: 0115 952 9494

Contact and find us

Tel: 0115 952 9494 

Parkside Day Services
Parkside Day Hospital
Lings Bar Hospital


A smaller day unit group is held at:
The Coppice
Hazelwood House
Highbury Hospital
Highbury Road

8.00am - 4.00pm Mondays and Thursdays

Help in a crisis

Contact the service by telephone:

Tel: 0115 952 9494

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.

Support groups

Alzheimer's Society
Tel: 0115  934 3800

Age UK, Nottingham
Tel: 0115 844 0011

Information for health professionals

How to refer someone to this service

You can refer to the Community Mental Health Team (CMHT) or Memory Assessment Service via the patients' GP.


Lead Clinician

Paul Carruthers


Service commissioned by

Nottingham City, Nottingham North and East and Rushcliffe Clinical Commissioning Groups.



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