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Northumberland referral information

Northumberland CCG Area
Updated March 2020

Crisis

Initial Response Team (IRT)

Patient Group: Working age adults and over 16 years old
Availability: 24/7
Telephone number: 0303 123 1146

CYPS

Patient Group: Children up to 18 years old with mental health and/or learning difficulties
Availability: Weekdays 8am to 8pm, Weekends and Bank Holidays 10am to 6pm
Telephone number: 01670 502 700

On call consultant

Patient Group: Children up to 18 years old with mental health and/or learning difficulties
Availability: Weekdays 10pm to 8am, Weekends and Bank Holidays 6pm to 10am
Switchboard: 0191 246 6800

Community Treatment Team On Call

Older people Community mental health team on call consultant

Patient Group: Older people
Availability: 24/7
Switchboard: 0191 246 6800

Learning Disability Community Team on call

Patient Group: Working age adults with Learning Disabilities
Availability: 24/7
Switchboard: 0191 246 6800

On call consultant

Patient Group: Working age adults with learning disabilities
Availability: 24/7
Switchboard: 0191 246 6800

Community Treatment Team

Northumberland Working Age Adults (WAA) Community Treatment Teams (CTTs)

All referrals to the WAA CTTs across Northumberland are through a single Referral Triage Hub.

Northumberland WAA CTT Referral Triage Hub
Greenacres centre
Green Lane
Ashington
Northumberland
NE63 8BL
Telephone number:01670 844758

Referrals can be emailed to: NlandWAACTTReferrals@cntw.nhs.uk

Veterans

Veterans Service

Patient Group: NHS Transition, Intervention and Liaison (TIL) veterans’ mental health service. Tailored to support and treat ex-armed forces veterans and service personnel who are approaching discharge and provides a range of treatment and support.
Availability: Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm
Telephone number: 0303 123 1145

Other contact methods

Telephone number: 0191 441 5974
Fax: 0191 594 5864
Email:vwals@nhs.net

By letter:
North End House
42 North End House
Durham
DH1 4LW

Useful links:
Combat Stress: www.combatstress.org.uk
Royal British Legion: www.britishlegion.org.uk
SSAFA: www.ssafa.org.uk
Veterans UK: www.veterans-uk.info

Early Intervention in Psychosis

Early Intervention in Psychosis Team

Patient Group: People between ages of 14 and 35
Availability: Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm
Telephone number: 01670 844 670
Fax: 01670 844 611
Email:EIPNorthumberland@cntw.nhs.uk

By letter:
Greenacres Centre
Ashington
Northumberland
NE63 8BL

Drugs and alcohol

Northumberland Recovery Partnership (NRP)

Patient Group: Working age adults
Availability:
Monday – Friday 8.30am to 8pm
Saturday 10am to 6pm
Telephone number: 01670 844610

By letter:
Number 2
Sextant House
Freehold Street
Blyth
Northumberland
NE24 2BA

Children and young people

CYPS Northumberland (Tier 3 CAMHS)

Patient Group: Children up to 18 years old with mental health and/or learning disabilities
Availability: Monday – Friday 8am to 8pm
Telephone number: 01670 502 700
Email:NTAWNT.NoTCYPS@nhs.net

By letter:
Children and Young People’s Service
Craster
St. George’s Park Hospital
Northumberland
NE61 2NU

Learning Disabilities

Northumberland Learning Disability Community Treatment Team

Patient Group: Working age adults with learning disabilities
Availability: Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm
Telephone number: 01670 844799

By letter:
Greenacres
Green Lane
Ashington
Northumberland
NE63 8BL

Northumberland CNTW does not provide:

  • IAPT services
  • Memory Protection service