Perinatal Psychiatric Inpatient Service

Our Mother and Baby Unit is a six bed inpatient psychiatric unit. We provide care to women who are in the late stages of pregnancy (30 weeks+ gestation) or women who have a baby up to the age of one year, who are suffering from a severe mental illness.

Accessing our service

Please call the inpatient unit on 0115 924 9914 extension 64479


Contact us

A45, Mother and Baby Unit, South Block, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG7 2UH

Telephone: 0115 9249924 Ext: 64479


Support groups

Open House Nottingham is a local charity offering support and support groups to women with postnatal illness.


Help in a crisis

The inpatient unit can always be contacted for advice. We might tell you to contact your GP, or in an emergency to go to your local Accident and Emergency (A&E) department.


Health professionals

How to refer someone to this service

Please contact the Perinatal Psychiatric Service on:

Telephone: 0115 924 9924
Extension: 61339

Written referrals need to be sent to address below or faxed on 0115 875 4686.

Perinatal Psychiatry
A Floor
South Block
Queen's Medical Centre


Dr. Zena Schofield

Service commissioned by

NHS England

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