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Early Intervention Service (Lambeth) – LEO (Lambeth Early Onset)

Overview

Lambeth Early Onset (LEO) Community Team is part of the LEO Service, which includes the Crisis Assessment Team (CAT) and inpatient Unit.  Also known as the Early Intervention Service.

LEO Community Team supports younger people, aged 16-35, who are experiencing mental illness for the first time. We provide care in the community for people who live in the London Borough of Lambeth.

They provide emotional and practical support, education about medication, and psychological therapy, to maintain people’s health.  They work together with LEO Services to provide the best help and advice in crises, recovery, or hospital.

They also provide support to families and carers of those suffering psychosis. LEO’s multi-disciplinary team is made up of psychiatrists, psychologists, care-coordinators (community psychiatric nurses, social workers and occupational therapists) and a vocational service which together provide a range of support including: Practical, medical, psychological, social and vocational interventions.

Contact Details

Phone:
020 3228 7200

Email:

Website:
https://www.slam.nhs.uk/our-services/service-finder-details?CODE=SU0043

Address:
190 Kennington Lane, Kennington, London SE11 5DL

Other Info

Opening times:
Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm

Costs:
Free NHS serivce

Disabled Access:
Full wheelchair access

Directions:
Rail & Tube: Brixton.

Other information:
Referral: GPs, any professional, self referral, friends/family can also refer or call for advice. Part of South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLAM).

Last updated:
1st August 2018