North East London NHS Foundation Trust

0300 555 1200 Trust Head Office, CEME Centre- West Wing, Marsh Way , Rainham, Essex, RM13 8GQ

2.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 8 ratings for this trust


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NELFT provides an extensive range of integrated community and mental health services for people living in the London boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge and Waltham Forest and community health services for people living in the south west Essex areas of Basildon, Brentwood and Thurrock. We also provide an Emotional Wellbeing Mental Health Service for children and young people across the whole of Essex.

Our users
With an annual budget of £340 million, we provide care and treatment for a population of circa 2.5 million. We employ approximately 6,000 staff.

Our services
The services we provide include a range of specialist mental health services, and community-based health services.

Our services include specialist treatment for people experiencing acute mental illness, help for children and young people with emotional, behavioural or mental health difficulties, care for people with dementia, support for people with problems associated with drug and alcohol misuse.

Our community health teams cater for people of all ages from new-born babies to older people. We provide care and support for patients in a range of settings including health centres, community hospitals and their own homes.

We provide support for people living with long term conditions such as diabetes, dental services for people with special needs, speech and language therapy, community nursing and health visiting.

For more information about our services please see our website. 

North East London NHS Foundation Trust website

Departments and services

Mental Health services and Community Health services in Barking and Dagenham, Havering, Waltham Forest, Redbridge, Basildon, Brentwood, Thurrock

Our Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Service (EWMHS) also covers Southend, Essex and Thurrock

For more information on our services, visit

Latest reviews of this organisation

Appalling midwife visit

Our first born was delivered on the 27th, we had our first midwife appointment at our home today, the 30th. She hardly greeted us upon...

30 December 2017

Ultrasound appointment today (26th July 2017)

My ultrasound appointment today ( 26/7/17) @ Barking Hospital Upney Lane went perfectly well to my pleasant surprise! The two staff ...

27 July 2017

Rejected by Mental Health services during house move

A simple house move from one NHS trust area to this one has pushed me into the dark admin black hole. At least my previous NHS Trust are...

16 June 2017

ultrasound scan

i had a scan at barking hospital for pains in my side they done the scan in minutes and could not wait to get me out they did not ask any...

8 April 2017

The Intensive Rehabilitation Service

I am a very motivated and active lady but lost my confidence after my joint replacements and trouble with my balance. I heard about the I...

27 August 2016

Quality of service at North East London NHS Foundation Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 29 June 2017.

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