The Tower Hamlets Centre for Mental Health
Bancroft Road,
London, E1 4DG


020 8121 5075

Opening hours

24 hour service all year round

Lea Ward

Who we are

Inpatient Ward - Adult

A 19-bed acute admissions ward for male patients between the ages of 18 and 65.

The service offers:

• Active involvement of the patient, family and carers
• Choice and autonomy, where possible
• Intensive assessment, intervention and support    
• Recovery planning with patient focussed outcomes
• Sensitive approach to ethnic and cultural issues
• Share learning from the crisis
• Time-limited treatments that are responsive to patient’s needs
• To provide practical support and assistance with problems of daily living.

Please note the Tower Hamlets Centre for Mental Health is a smoke free site.
Referral by GP
The ward has a multi-disciplinary team including mental health nurses, clinical support workers, clinical psychologists, a consultant psychiatrist and medical staff. They work in partnership with the outpatients team, care co-ordinators, social workers and GPs to support the patient through their inpatient stay.



Severe symptoms of mental illness

Clinical speciality:

Adult Mental Health Service