- What is mental health?
This page explains what mental health means and how to incorporate changes in your everyday life to improve both your physical and mental health.
- Mental health access and assessment team
Do you know someone with a mental health diagnosis and a social care need? Information about the eligibility criteria and how Newham's social care mental health teams can assist you.
- Health recovery teams
East London NHS Foundation Trust run several mental health services in Newham. Find out how to obtain a mental health diagnosis or how to speak to a psychiatrist.
- Crisis help
If you or someone you know need urgent support or advice, there are services available. For more information, please read here.
- General support
Do you need some advice, support or help with your mental health? Please click here and enter your postcode to see what organisations may support you.
- Direct payments
A Direct Payment is money from your Local Authority that allows you to buy care services or items you need, instead of Social Care Staff organising this for you.
- Carers assessment
A Carers Assessment helps us understand the physical, emotional and practical impact that caring has on your life and to ensure that your needs are taken into account.