Mental Health Services

NHS Shropshire CCG commissions Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT), previously named South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (SSSFT), to 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.

To make referrals and for further information please see the following links and telephone numbers:

  • Adults and those with learning disabilities
    For new referrals into adults mental health services call one of MPFT's Access Teams 24/7/365 on 0808 196 4501.
    If an adult or a patient with learning disabilities is already receiving care from a mental health team and it is within normal working hours (usually Monday-Friday 9-5) please call the 0808 196 4501.
  • Children