Psychiatric Acute Community Treatment Team

The Newham Centre for Mental Health
Psychiatric Acute Community Treatment Team,
Cherry Tree Way,
Glen Road, Plaistow,
E13 8SP

The Psychiatric Acute Community Team (PACT) is a community-based multi-disciplinary team who provide a short-term, intensive, safe and effective assessment and brief treatment service for adults with severe mental health problems who are in crisis and who live in the London Borough of Newham. The service provides an alternative to inpatient care, providing Acute Day Hospital admission and also a small Home Treatment provision (open 9am-8pm, 7 days a week). The Emergency Department Liaison Team is a part of PACT and offers a 24 hour service for all patients who present with mental health difficulties to Newham University Hospital Emergency Department.



Referrals by telephone only for service users experiencing an acute mental health crisis aged 18-65 years and Resident of Borough of Newham.




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