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Aquarius Ward
Adolescent mental health centre

Service offered

The adolescent resource centre provides an integrated age appropriate service for adolescents presenting in a mental health crisis.


The two components of the service are Aquarius inpatient unit and AAOT - who work together to support young people during a crisis allowing them to remain within or return to their home or community.

Who is the service for?


The service is for young people aged 12 to 18 who:


•have a serious mental illness e.g. psychosis, bipolar affective disorder, depression, severe anxiety disorders, OCD emerging personality disorder.


•are experiencing an acute mental health crisis which requires short term crisis intervention either in hospital or in their own home / community setting.



Referrals are accepted from Tier 3 CAMHS services via telephone or fax


To make a referral enquiry please call: 020 3513 5421 or 020 35136609


Finding Us

Building 5 Springfield Hospital
Glenburnie Road
SW17 7DJ