Mental Health Services

Shropshire CCG commissions Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT), previously named South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (SSSFT), provide mental health services in the county.

The trust also provides learning disability services in Shropshire.

Facilities include the Redwoods Centre in Shrewsbury which opened in 2012.

Redwoods provides 80 adult mental health beds for Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin and 23 low secure beds for the West Midlands.

For more information please see South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.


Local Agencies Agree Mental Health Concordat

Please see attached a Warwickshire and West Mercia Declaration (September 2014) on improving outcomes for people experiencing mental health crisis. This was signed in September 2014; the signatory for Shropshire CCG was Dr Caron Morton, Accountable Officer.