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Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust

01325 552000 Trust Headquarters, West Park Hospital, Edward Pease Way , Darlington, Durham, DL2 2TS

2 out of 5 stars

Based on 11 ratings for this trust


Lanchester Road Hospital, Durham

Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust (TEWV) provides inpatient and community mental health, learning disability and eating disorders services in:

  • County Durham
  • The Tees Valley
  • Scarborough, Whitby and Ryedale
  • Harrogate
  • Hambleton and Richmondshire
  • Vale of York

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We aim to improve people’s lives by minimising the impact of mental ill health or a learning disability.

Since becoming a foundation trust in 2008 we have worked extremely hard to be recognised as a centre of excellence, with our skilled and committed staff providing high quality services that exceed people’s expectations.


Departments and services

We provide:

  • Adult mental health and substance misuse services

  • Mental health services for older people

  • Children and young people’s services

  • Learning disability services

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More and more people are able to receive the care they need in or near their own homes and we continue to develop and strengthen our community services so that they receive the appropriate level of support.

Some people need to spend time in hospital and our focus here is on making sure that individuals receive effective, therapeutic care.  We have just under 1,000 inpatient beds.

Latest reviews of this organisation

No respect

I have had a lot of dealing with this organisation over 4+ years but have not received the help I need. The receptionist shout at you tel...

9 September 2016

False information given

I had cause to telephone one of the Hospitals run by this trust tonight because a patient on Day Release really lost control of their emo...

18 August 2016

Far too difficult to access help when you are in dire need.

Tees Esk and Wear NHS Trust recently took over the provision of mental health services in The Vale of York in April. I have been struggli...

20 May 2016

Excellent care on ward 14

My very elderly mother was recently admitted to ward 14 - the mental health assessment ward. I was extremely anxious about what the ward ...

15 November 2015

Worse then useless - never contact CMHT if you can avoid

Was referred by GP to be assessed for access for getting an appointment with the psychiatrist due to worsening mental health issues 9 mon...

4 November 2015

Quality of service at Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 01 July 2016.

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