Referrals to the Medway Young Persons’ Wellbeing Service

The referral process from 1 September is via a Single Point of Access (SPA). This will be used for all referrals.

The SPA is a vital part of the service as a central point for screening, triage and sign-posting.

Referrals will be accepted from all professionals involved with the child or young person, family members or self-referral from the young person themselves.

You can contact the SPA Monday to Friday from 9am to 6pm or Saturdays from 8am to 12 noon by phoning 0300 300 1981 or by emailing nem-tr.medwayypws.referrals@nhs.net

The NELFT Mental Health Direct (MHD) team will provide additional support out of hours and weekends via telephone advice and triage to local Crisis teams. The telephone number is 0300 555 1000.

Referrals to the Eating Disorder Service for Kent and Medway

The referral process from 1 September will through a single phone number for all referrals.

The minimum age for referrals to this service is 8 years.

You can contact the Eating Disorder Service for Kent and Medway by phoning 0300 300 1980 or by emailing nem-tr.medwayypws.referrals@nhs.net