Our mission statement

We aspire to bring education, health and families together, working collaboratively to support the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people based on their own life experiences and the uniqueness of their school community, whether they are thriving, coping or would benefit from getting help.

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Information for parents and carers

If you are the parent or carer of a child or young person that attends a school in the Lewisham MHST network, you can make a request for support by speaking to the senior mental health lead at your child’s school.

If you wish to contact the team directly:

Information for Young People

Speak directly to the designated Senior Mental health Lead in your school or college. Not sure who that is? Ask any adult in your school or college, they should know! Unfortunately, our teams are not set up to receive self-referrals, just yet.
Information for professionals.

If you are a school in the Lewisham MHST network, please contact your MHST link practitioner. Any request for support referrals should be discussed with your link worker and then sent to lewishamMHST@slam.nhs.uk, copying in your link worker.

Other professionals:

The MHST is an education-based service therefore only accepting request for support directly from our schools. If you would like to hear more about our support offer, please contact us on:

Lewisham schools

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Find out more about the schools we work in throughout the borough of Lewisham.

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Find out more about webinars and other events happening in your school.

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Videos, presentations and other resources produced by our teams.

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