There are three Learning Disability CAMHS teams in Cheshire one based in Ellesmere Port, one in Macclesfield and one in Crewe.

West Cheshire’s Learning Disability CAMHS team is a community based, specialist service, offering support to children, young people and families/ carers across West Cheshire.

Our team based in Ellesmere Port offers services to young people and families who’s G.P is in Ellesmere Port, Chester, Frodsham, Helsby and Neston.

LD CAMHS (0-16)

4th Floor, North Wing

4 Civic Way

Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH65 0BE

Tel: 0151 337 6317

We are

  • Charlie, clinical services manager

  • Jenni, team co-ordinator/ learning disability nurse

  • Peter, learning disability nurse

  • Helen, learning disability nurse

  • Tammi, clinical support worker

  • Neil, consultant clinical psychologist

  • Kelly, team administrator

  • Jane, team administrator

  • Jill, consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist

The team offer the following services

  • behavioural, health, sleep and mental health assessments

  • behavioural advice and interventions

  • 1:1 work with families based on individual needs

  • advice, support and training to families/carers and professionals

  • telephone consultations and advice

  • Signposts for building better behaviour – evidenced based parent program

Making a referral

Referrals to the team can be made by anyone involved with the young person including parents/carers, GP, school nurse/ school staff or health professionals.  The West Cheshire team support children and young people from the ages of 0-16 years of age.

Please contact the team on 0151 337 6317 for more information