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Lewisham Community Forensic Mental Health Team

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Lewisham Community Forensic Team based at Kirkdale Resource Centre, who care for people who have a permanent address in the London Borough of Lewisham and provide community-based assessment, treatment and care for people, aged 18-65.

A Forensic community team provide care for people with offending histories who, with appropriate care and treatment, pose a low risk to the public. They may also be subject to Home Office restrictions, Probation Orders or have judicial proceedings outstanding.

The team is made up of psychiatrists, community psychiatric nurses, social workers Psychologists and occupational therapists.

Who work closely with the police, the public protection unit and the local Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangement (MAPPA) team to support people in the community

  • Service Borough Covers: Lewisham Treatment type: Community
  • Contact the service

    Site Location: Services at other sites Known As: Ladywell Hospital Phone Number: 020 3228 8900
  • Address: Kirkdale Resource Centre,
    SE26 4NL
  • Business Hours/Visiting Hours: 9-5 No patients are seen at team base
  • Other essential information

  • Conditions: Addictions, Bipolar disorder, Conduct disorder, Dissociative disorders, Personality disorders, Psychosis