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Powell Ward (Ladywell Unit, Lewisham Hospital)

How our service can help you

Powell Ward is in the Ladywell Unit at University Hospital Lewisham. We provide services for men, aged 18-65, with acute psychiatric illnesses. Acute illnesses start quickly and have distressing symptoms. We provide care for people who live in the London Borough of Lewisham and outside borough

We offer psychiatric assessment, care and treatment in hospital, which helps reduce the risk to self and others.

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

    Site Location: Lewisham Hospital Phone Number: 020 3228 0245 or 020 3228 0248
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  • Address: Ladywell Unit
    University Hospital Lewisham
    Lewisham High Street,
    SE13 6LW
  • Business Hours/Visiting Hours:

    Provides care for 24 hours, 7 days per week. Visiting times 2.00pm - 5.30pm and 6.30pm - 8.00pm . Children can visit at short notice but this must be agreed with nurse in charge. Visiting at other times can be arranged but needs to be negotiated.

  • Other essential information

  • Conditions: Addictions, Anxiety, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Autism, Bipolar disorder, Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), Childhood degenerative disorders, Conduct disorder, Dementia, Depression, Dissociative disorders, Eating disorders, Learning disabilities, Neuropsychiatry, Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), Perinatal disorders, Persistent physical symptoms, Personality disorders, Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Psychosexual, Psychosis, Self-harm
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