Alnmouth Ward – Acute Admission Ward (St George’s Park, Morpeth) – CNTW025

Alnmouth is an acute admission ward based at St George’s Park in Morpeth.  Alnmouth has 19 beds providing assessment and treatment by a multi disciplinary team. They will support you to develop new skills to manage your mental health. During your stay you will be offered the following treatments and therapies:

  • Occupational therapy – helps with individual or group activities and daily living skills
  • Physiotherapy – help with mobility or movement problems or by providing access to gym facilities
  • Psychology – this is dependent on your need at the time of admission
  • Exercise therapy
  • Medication
  • Family meetings
  • Art therapy

Who is Alnmouth for?

The service is for women over the age of 18 years who are experiencing a relapse or crisis in their mental health and require assessment and treatment in hospital. The ward also accepts young women aged 16-17 years in an emergency situation when there are no children and young people’s services beds available.

How can I get referred?

Admissions to the ward will be through a Mental Health Act assessment by the Community Mental Health team or The Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Teams. They will use a triage system to determine whether the referral is appropriate and decide if access to the inpatient bed is required, in collaboration with the Bed Management Team.

 

Contact

01670 501 870

Address

St George's Park Morpeth Northumberland NE61 2NU

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