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About Specialist CAMHS in North Yorkshire

CAMHS stands for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services. Specialist CAMHS are the NHS services that assess and treat children and young people with emotional, behavioural or mental health difficulties that are impacting on their daily life.

Find out more about North Yorkshire TEWV CAMHS services

What is Specialist CAMHS?

CAMHS stands for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services. Specialist CAMHS are the NHS services that assesses and treat young people with emotional, behavioural or mental health difficulties that are impacting on their daily life. You can find a Guide to CAMHS on the Young Minds website.

 

How can you access the specialist CAMHS service in North Yorkshire?

Referrals to specialist CAMHS are accepted from a variety of health professionals including GPs and hospital doctors (if urgent assessment required) as well as from school nurses and health visitors.

If you think it would help to talk to somebody at specialist CAMHS, you (or your parent or the person who looks after you) will need to speak to a health professional  like your GP or your school nurse. They will then tell you what you need to do and what happens next.

Alternatively, you or your parent/carer can contact the single point of access for further advice.

The single point of access for the TEWV service(covering all of North Yorkshire except Craven) is: 0300 0134 778

Information on how to access the BDCT service (covering the Craven part of North Yorkshire) is on the BDCT website.

Where is CAMHS based?

CAMHS services are based in various locations across North Yorkshire. Click on the area where you live below to  see where your local CAMHS team are based.

Harrogate

Harrogate Specialist CAMHS

Dragon Parade Clinic
2 Dragon Parade
Harrogate
HG1 5BY
Tel: 01423 726900

Harrogate community services for children and young people

Scarborough, Whitby, Ryedale

Scarborough, Whitby, Ryedale Specialist CAMHS

Lake House,
Eastfield Business Park,
Scarborough,
YO11 3TU
Tel: 01723 346000

Your CAMHS team – Scarborough, Whitby, Ryedale

Northallerton

Northallerton Specialist CAMHS

Northallerton
22 Brompton House
Northallerton
DL6 1EA
Tel: 01609718810

Craven

Craven Specialist CAMHS

If you live in Craven you will access the CAMHS services through Bradford District Care Trust. There are two main sites:

  • Fieldhead in Bradford. Tel: 01274 723 24
  • Hillbrook in Keighley. Tel: 01535 661 531

 

Find out more

Here’s a short video explaining more about specialist CAMHS in North Yorkshire.

Visit YouTube website

NHS Guide to Specialist CAMHS

Learn more about the professionals in a CAMHS team and the support they offer.

Visit NHS website

Got an appointment?

Here’s a young person’s guide to CAMHS.

Visit TEWV website

Moving on from CAMHS

So, you’re turning 18 and moving on from CAMHS?

Visit Moving on from CAMHS services page

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