Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

Last updated: 17/02/2022

The service works with young people who are experiencing significant, severe and complex difficulties with their mental health.

These difficulties range from feeling low a lot of the time and worrying about lots of things to finding and fitting in with friends, hearing voices, having significant difficulties around eating, self-harming and even considering killing themselves.

See webpage for referral form.

Who to contact

See notes below

If you need to contact us urgently

If you have urgent/significant concerns about your child’s mental health, between 8am to 8pm (Mon-Fri excluding Bank Holidays) please contact CAMHS CPE on 0300 365 1234.

Outside of these hours , please contact the Crisis Team on freephone 0800 129 9999This number is for the 24 hours Berkshire Adults Mental Health Crisis Team. This team supports adults in mental health crisis but are able to take calls from young people and parents/carers, and offer advice and direction to support you and your child.

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