We help children and young people up to the age of 18 years and provide support to their families/carers.
Some of the problems that we can help with include:
We also provide consultation, advice and training to other agencies.
Our clinicians come from a range of clinical and professional backgrounds, including psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, psychologists and many others.
To make sure people can easily access our service, we now have a single point of access via the Oldham Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH).
The MASH is Oldham’s first point of contact for:
It is no longer possible to refer directly to the Healthy Young Minds Service, other than urgent referrals through accident and emergency and paediatric wards.
Anyone can now make a referral to our service including:
Professionals making a referral on behalf of a young person should use this online form: Click here.
Please note, anyone making a referral on behalf of a young person must gain their consent to make a referral to the MASH and check that they agree for their information to be shared with MASH services, as required and appropriate. Please reassure them that the process for sharing information is safe and secure.
Parents and carers can make a referral by:
Online form: Click here
Telephone: 0161 770 7777 (option 1)
Please ensure you have the young person's consent before making the referral.
If you have any queries, you can contact the Healthy Young Minds Team directly on 0161 716 2020 or the Oldham MASH on 0161 770 7777.
You can find out more about our Healthy Young Minds services, such as our Home Treatment Team, on our dedicated website.
This animated video has more information on what to expect at appointments with us during the pandemic, and some of the ways we’re working to keep you and our team safe:
Click here to watch it.
Healthy Young Minds Oldham
The Royal Oldham Hospital
Referrals: 0161 770 7777
Queries: 0161 716 2020
Parking Available: Yes
Monday to Friday - most appointments are between 9am and 5pm.