Support during COVID-19 for children, young people and families

Community Children Adolescent Mental Health Service Team (CAMHS) and South London & Maudsley NHS Trust. (SLAM)

CAMHS provides advice, support and treatment for young people and families.

During COVID-19 CAMHS is only available for new referrals for young people in crisis situations.

Assessment and treatment can be provided by video-link or over the phone, but only following a referral.

Crisis line

Telephone: 0203 228 5980

The crisis line is open:

Monday to Friday, 5pm to 10pm

Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays, 9am to 9pm

For out of hours advice call:

  • SLAM Mental Health Crisis Line on 0800 731 2864
  • NHS on 111

Contact Information