We are a small nursing team which provides health needs assessments to children and young people within the criminal justice system. We are part of the wider Children in Care and Adoption Team for the City and County.
We reduce health inequalities and improve health outcomes for vulnerable children and young people who are under the supervision of the Nottingham City and Nottinghamshire County Youth Justice Services.
The team delivers health interventions for 10 to 19-year-olds to:
We also support the wider Youth Offending Team and court processes by contributing to reports and risk and vulnerability assessments.
The County Service is open from 8am - 4pm, Monday-Friday.
The City Service is open from 8:30am - 6pm, Monday-Friday. Appointments outside of these times can be arranged if necessary.
The County Service covers Bassetlaw, Newark and Sherwood, Mansfield and Ashfield, Broxtowe, Gedling and Rushcliffe. It is based at:
35 Mickledale Lane
The City Service is based at:
If you need urgent help outside of our opening hours, please contact your GP (out of hours services), Walk In Centre, NHS 111 or in an emergency go to A&E.
Children and young people are automatically referred to the service when they enter the Youth Offending Service.
Referrals for health assessments can also be made by:
If you would like to make a referral, please contact the relevant team using the details above.
The service is provided by Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust and commissioned by Notts City and County CCGs.