Referrals to the Medway Young Persons’ Wellbeing Service

The referral process 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.

Contact the SPA

Opening hours are:

  • Monday to Friday: 9am to 6pm
  • Saturdays: 8am to 12 noon.

You can get in contact by:

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 minimum age for referrals to this service is 8 years.

You can contact the Eating Disorder Service for Kent and Medway by phoning 0800 011 3474 or by emailing