CORONAVIRUS IS A CONSTANTLY CHANGING PICTURE AFFECTING HEALTH SERVICES. WE ARE REDUCING OUR FACE-TO-FACE CONTACTS WITH PATIENTS FOLLOWING HOMERTON HOSPITAL POLICY.PLEASE DO NOT ARRIVE FOR AN APPOINTMENT WITH OUR SERVICE UNTIL YOU HAVE SPOKEN TO A CLINICIAN FIRST.WE WILL CONTINUE TO OFFER SUPPORT TO FAMILIES BY TELEPHONE WHEREVER POSSIBLE. PLEASE CALL US IF YOU HAVE A QUESTION RELATING TO YOUR NEXT APPOINTMENT.WE WILL UPDATE THIS INFORMATION REGULARLY. PLEASE ALSO SEE OUR EVENTS PAGE FOR ANY CANCELLATIONS. THANK YOU
CAMHS DISABILITY COVID-19 UPDATE:
Due to COVID-19 social distancing planning, After 20th March 2020, CAMHS Disability will only be accepting new referrals for children with Moderate to Profound Disabilities presenting with risk e.g. emerging mental health presentation; self harm and severe self injurious behaviour; challenging behaviour. All neurodevelopmental assessments, the SCAC pathway and all therapy referrals will be closed until further notice. For crisis please call 0208 432 8020
FIRST STEPS COVID-19 UPDATE:
From Wednesday 18th of MARCH 2020 and up until further notice the First Steps team will be prioritising the patients and staff safety and for this reason we will be focusing on covering urgent NHS workload only as part of Covid-19 planning.
Unfortunately, this means that we will not be accepting any new referrals.
If your referral is urgent please pass it on to our colleagues in Specialist CAMHS elt-tr.CityandHackneyCAMHS@nhs.net
For Crisis please contact 0208 432 8020
Otherwise, please consider alternative support for the child/young person and their families for the time being.