• Welcome to NELFT

    NELFT provides an extensive range of integrated community and mental health services for people living in the London boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge and Waltham Forest and community health services for people living in the south west Essex areas of Basildon, Brentwood and Thurrock.

    We provide an Emotional Wellbeing Mental Health Service for children and young people across the whole of Essex.

    We are also the provider of all age eating disorder services and child and adolescent mental health services across Kent and Medway

  • Mental Health Awareness Week 2019 - 'Body Image'

    Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from 13-19 May 2019. The theme this year is Body Image – how we think and feel about our bodies. Body image issues can affect all of us at any age #BeBodyKind

    1. Follow along all week via Facebook, TwitterInstagram or LinkedIn to see how we are helping to raise awareness.
    2. Read a recent blog from one of our service users on her experiences with Anorexia.
    3. If you're living in London, you can contact our eating disorders service, our CAMHS services and our Talking Therapies services (18+) by clicking on the links.
    4. Living in Essex? You can get in touch with our EWMHS service here
    5. Living in Kent & Medway? Get in touch with our eating disorders service here
  • Come and work for us

    We are a high performing trust, green with Monitor, CQC compliant and in a good position financially.

    1. View our full list of opportunities here
  • Better Care Together Thurrock

    A new way of working which is changing the way health, care, and community support is offered. Organisations including the NHS, Thurrock Council, voluntary and community sector have come together to transform and offer a variety of solutions to best meet you and your family’s needs.

    1. Click here to find out what's to come
  • Talking Therapies services

    Work stress?
    Money worries?
    Difficulty sleeping?
    Feeling low?

    We're here to help. Speak to one of our therapists in Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge and Waltham Forest for support on taking care of your mental health and wellbeing.

    1. Living in Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge? Get in touch with our service
    2. Living in Waltham Forest? You can self-refer to our service here
  • Our CQC Rating

    From "Requires Improvement" to "Good", we are delighted to share our rating from the Care Quality Commission following our Well-Led Review in October.

    1. Hear from John Brouder, Chief Executive, on our  rating
    2. Read the full report from the CQC
  • Do you know someone who has made a difference to your care?

    If you, or a loved one, have received fantastic service from one of our colleagues, show your appreciation by nominating them for a 'Make A Difference' award

    1. Complete a nomination form here
    2. Share your appreciation via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or LinkedIn
  • Living in London? Get in touch with our CAMHS services today.

    Find out how we can help support your child to take care of their mental health.

    1. Visit our website today

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