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Children And Adult Mental Health Project (CHAMP)

Description

Service Description

The CHAMP team is a parental mental health team in Tower Hamlets providing support to families where there is an adult with mental illness.

The team comprises OF two children’s specialist workers who provide early interventions for children living with parental mental illness in order to reduce risk and build resilience, offering consultation and support to allied professionals. Provide a point of contact and coordination of service in cases where more than one agency is involved with a family. Organise group activities and outings for children living with mental illness.

Additional Information

Additional Information

The team do not take on a care management role but work jointly with allocated care coordinators within the Community Mental Health Team (CMHT) and Children’s Social Care. Consultation is available for cases where a parent might not meet the criteria for CMHT involvement.

We provide a point of contact and co-ordination of services in cases where more than one agency is involved with a family.

We also engage in direct work, working to improve parenting skills, develop communication within families and provide age-appropriate information and support around mental illness to young people.

Suitable for ages

Age of Users
From 0 To 18

Costs

Cost
Free
Cost per Session
£0.00
Cost per Hour
£0.00
Cost per Day
£0.00
Over 2's Cost per Week
£0.00
Under 2's Cost per Week
£0.00

OFSTED Information

OFSTED Last Inspection Date
16 June 2016
OFSTED Last Inspection Summary
Good

Questions & Answers

Are The Premises Accessible For Wheelchair Users?
Yes
Registered For 2 Year Old Grant
No

Further Information

Provider Type
SEND
Suitable For
Mental Health
Delivery Channels
Telephone Off-Site Venue Office / Premises Home Visit Case Work
Referral Criteria
None (Self-referral) Via Children And Adult Mental Health Project Via Gp Or Other Health Professional Via Social Care Professional