Welcome to the Emotional Well-being and mental health service for young people up to the age of 18 living in Southend, Essex, Colchester and Thurrock

Get in touch on 0300 300 1600 option 2 or email nelft-ewmhs.referrals@nhs.net

FOR MINDFRESH CLICK HEREhttps://Mindfresh.nelft.nhs.uk

There are seven teams that offer more intensive support across Essex and more information about these teams and where they are based can be found under local services on the MindFresh site.


Brentwood Community Hospital
Cresent Drive 
CM15 8DR 

Great Oaks clinic
Great Oaks
SS14 3JD

Globe House,
6 George Street,

We have offices and clinics across much of Southend, Essex (Colchester) and Thurrock and will be as flexible as possible in where we offer to see you.

Get in touch on 0300 300 1600 option 2 or visit our 'How to get in touch' page and we can talk this through.

Information for young people, parents and carers


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There are a number of immediate support options available to young people who need some additional support with something that might be happening in their life or who are looking for advice and guidance.

Big White Wall

Big White Wall



For some young people their emotional well-being may be having a significant impact on their day to day life and in these cases we may look to offer a short period of face to face support in a group environment or something on a 1:1 basis.

To make a referral for more intensive support, click next