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CAMHS Community service – Swindon, Wiltshire, Bath & NE Somerset

We help children, young people and their families across Swindon, Wiltshire, Bath & NE Somerset who are experiencing more severe, complex and persistent mental health difficulties.

Referrals must be made via a professional who knows the child or family. This could include a GP, teacher, health visitor, social worker, or other professional.

Referral criteria are as follows:
Swindon:  Criteria for referral
Wiltshire:  Criteria for referral
Bath & NE Somerset:  Criteria for referral

Emergency referrals
Where a child poses an immediate danger to themselves or others, these are dealt with within 24 hours of receipt.  If in hours, Monday-Friday, 09.00-17.00, please call us straight away on 01865 903422 (Swindon), 01865 903777 (Melksham), 01865 904666 (Marlborough), 01722 336262 ext 2779 (Salisbury) or 01865 903889(Bath & NE Somerset).  If out of hours, professionals please call 01865 901000 and ask for CAMHS crisis on call (young people or parents / carers should call 111).

Urgent referrals 
These are seen within 7 days.  We  triage all referrals, but if you have particular concerns about a case or are not sure of its clinical priority, we urge you to call us on 01865 903422 (Swindon), 01865 903777 (Melksham), 01865 904666 (Marlborough), 01722 336262 ext 2779 (Salisbury) or 01865  903889 (Bath & NE Somerset).

Standard referrals
In Wiltshire, Bath & North East Somerset young people can now ‘self-refer’ to the service using our online referrals form, located here. Please note that this service is currently unavailable in Swindon.

GPs please use the referral form if they are on your GP system.

Other professionals are asked to complete a CAMHS referral form as follows:

  • Wiltshire: Please use our online referrals form, located here, or call one of our sites using the numbers below:
    • Melksham – 01865 903777
    • Malrborough – 01865 904666
    • Salisbury – 01722 336262 (ext 2779)
  • Bath & NE Somerset: Please use our online referrals form, located here, or call on 01865 903889.
  • Swindon:  CAMHS / TAMHS referral form

Please ensure you include sufficient information for us to screen the referral appropriately, and that the child, young person and family or carers have given their consent to opt into treatment and share their personal information.

Swindon

Email: camhs.swindon-admin@oxfordhealth.nhs.uk
Phone: 01865 903422
Address: Swindon Community CAMHS, Marlborough House, Okus Road, Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 4JS

Wiltshire

Marlborough

Email: obmh.marlboroughcamhs@nhs.net
Phone: 01865 904666
Address: Marlborough Community CAMHS, The Lavington Centre, Savernake Hospital, Marlborough SN8 3HL

Melksham

Email: obmh.MelkshamCAMHS@nhs.net
Phone: 01865 903777
Address: Melksham Community CAMHS, Melksham Hospital, Spa Road, Melksham, Wiltshire SN12 7NZ

Salisbury

Email: obmh.salisburycamhs@nhs.net
Phone: 01722 336262 ext 2779
Address: Salisbury Community CAMHS, Block 132, Salisbury District Hospital, Salisbury Wiltshire SP2 8BJ

Bath & NE Somerset

Phone: 01865903889
Address: Bath & NE Somerset Community CAMHS, Temple House, Temple Street, Keynsham BS31 1HA

Children & Young People services

Last updated: 14 February, 2019

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