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Newham Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)
411 Barking Road
Tel: 020 8430 9000
Opening times: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Referrals to CAMHS can be made by contacting your GP, teacher or other health professional who can make a referral on your behalf if you are over 16 or with the consent of an adult you trust.
By contacting your GP or other professional to make the referral they will be able to collect all the details required on your behalf to make sure that the CAMHS team can get you help as quickly as possible.
ChatHealth is a confidential text messaging service for 11-19 year olds. It is a quick and easy way for young people to access health advice and support. A qualified nurse can respond to messages, Monday to Friday between 09:00 and 17:00 (excluding Bank Holidays). Messages will be responded to within 24 working hours.
Pop-up CAMHS Newham - Facebook
Join in with others online to talk.
Taking place the second and last Saturday every month
Newham CAMHS YouTube
Some short films to explain local service by made by young people and staff
Working closely with schools and the community, HeadStart offers young people and their families opportunities to recognise the strengths they already have and develop new skills so they’re able to overcome challenges and bounce back from tough circumstances.
Newham CAMHS Workshops
Newham CAMHS offers therapeutic workshops for young people and parents/carers who live in Newham and would like advice and support to improve their mental health and wellbeing. If you have any questions about the workshops you can contact us on 020 8430 9000
Parent Resources for Support During the Pandemic
Some useful and still relevant resources that maybe help during the school holidays
Welcome to Newham CAMHS
What you can expect
Breathing meditation guide resource:
- Bipolar Disorder
- Eating Disorders
- Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services
Before completing the form, you must discuss the reasons you give for the referral with young person and/or parent/ carer (depending on age / capacity of young person). Please include as much information as possible.