Help in a crisis and visiting information 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.
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.
The Children Looked After Team
We support and maintain the emotional and mental health needs of children in care in Nottingham City Local Authority.
The service supports professionals and foster carers to meet the emotional and mental health needs of children in care.
Direct therapeutic work is offered to children and young people, identified via the consultation process. We also provide training groups to foster carers.
Thorneywood has disabled access.
Accessing our service
Social workers can make referrals to this service. Contact the team on 0115 844 0539. The service is open 9am-5pm, Monday - Friday.
Help in a crisis
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.
Information for health professionals
How to refer someone to this service
We offer a consultation service which requires the social worker or supervising social worker to refer the child or young person and attend the initial consultation.
Service commissioned by
Nottinghamshire County CCGs.