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Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service - CAMHS

We are a team of professionals covering North Somerset, based at Drove Road Child Development Centre (CDC) in Weston-super-Mare and The Barn in Clevedon.

The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) includes the Children's Learning Disabilities Team and exists to promote the psychological health of the children and young people living in and around the area.  It provides a range of services including multi-disciplinary assessment and treatment to children, young people and families who experience mental health problems.  A consultation service is also available to Tier 1 staff.

The referral procedure to this service is by completion of a Single Point of Entry form.  GPs can refer people for Art Therapy.

0-18 (up to 19 in special circumstances eg ADHD, ASD, Complex disability, Special Educational Needs)

Coronavirus Update

The North Somerset CAMHS service transferred to AWP on 1st April 2020.  They have set up a system to RAG rate cases and are in regular contact with Young People in their caseload, frequency depending on the individual RAG rating 

Who to contact

0300 125 6700
01934 881 262
Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership (AWP) website

Where to go

Weston Area Health NHS Trust
Specialist Community Children's Services
Drove Road
BS23 3NT

Other details


Referral required
Referral Details

Please see the referral guidelines for more information and use the referral form to access this service.


Local offer

Local Offer Age Bands
Secondary School
Primary School
Early Years
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