Lamesley Ward – Acute Admission Ward (Gateshead) – NTW048

Lamesley is an acute admission ward based at the Tranwell Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead. Lamesley has 18 beds providing assessment and treatment by a multi disciplinary team. They will support you to develop new skills to manage your mental health. During your stay you will be offered the following treatments and therapies:
• Occupational therapy – helps with individual or group activities and daily living skills
• Physiotherapy – help with mobility or movement problems or by providing access to gym facilities
• Psychology – this is dependent on your need at the time of admission
• Exercise therapy
• Medication
• Art therapy

Who is Lamesley for?

The service is for women over the age of 18 years with a mental illness who require assessment and treatment in hospital.

How can I get referred?

You can be referred by your Care Co-ordinator, GP, Primary Care Mental Health Team or Specialist Mental Health Service or admitted through a Mental Health Act assessment.


0191 441 6520


Tranwell Unit Queen Elizabeth Hospital Gateshead Tyne and Wear NE10 9RW

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