Recovery Unit (previously known as Oak 4) is a 18-bed short-stay recovery ward and works with service users, carers and families to help them regain control of their lives and make positive changes to improve their quality of life. 

How this service can help you

The Recovery Unit (formerly Oak 4) is for the short-term recovery of service users with enduring mental health needs.
During a patient’s time on the ward, they can expect:

  • A personal, structured programme to promote and develop independence
  • Care delivered via the Care Programme Approach
  • Support in planning their care and achieving goals
  • Provision of activities on and off the ward
  • Help to make links with their local community
  • One-to-one time
  • CPA review
  • Occupational and skills training
  • Individual and group work and therapies
  • Self management
  • Relapse prevention


Where is it?

The Recovery Unit (formerly Oak 4), Cavell Centre, Edith Cavell Healthcare Campus, Bretton Gate, Peterborough, PE3 9GZ

Contact the service

T 01733 776055 


The page was last updated on 10 April 2018 by Mark.Cole.

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Elizabeth House, Fulbourn Hospital
Cambridge, CB21 5EF

T 01223 219400 (open 8:30am to 5pm)
F 01480 398501

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