Health & Wellbeing
Essex Child and Family Wellbeing
Virgin Care manages the Children’s health and developmental health needs along with the family hubs/children’s centres in Essex, the site has a wealth of information on therapy, services and ways to help your child/young person.
West Essex NHS Diagnostic service
If you are in West Essex this is the team that you will be referred to for assessment and therapy support for your child, the link is also a useful resource of information for anyone to use.
Princess Alexandra Hospital (01279 444455) - You can contact the hospital in advance of your child attending appointments and ask for support/ seek advice on how the appointment can be best managed by asking to speak with the Children’s Matron or the Adults Autism and Learning difficulties team.
EWMHS – Essex Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health service for Children and Young people
If you have concerns about mental health of a young person then you can self-refer to this service.
CAHMS – Hertfordshire – Child and Adolescent Mental Health service