East of England Community Forensic Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (FCAMHS)


Based in Cambridgeshire and serving the East of England, the service - operated by Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust - is available to children and young people, under the age of 18 years, whereby:

  • there is a concern about a young person's mental health (this may include neurodevelopmental disorder and/or learning disability)
  • the young person presents with high risk of harm towards others and about whom there is major family or professional concern
  • the young person may be in contact with the criminal justice system or is likely to enter secure care.

Please visit the new FCAMHS website: www.eastofenglandfcamhs.co.uk for more information on: 

Home page Introduction and what we do
About us How FCAMHS works, potential referrers and how to feedback
  Information for professionals 
  Information for families
  Information for children and young people 
  Meet the team
Resources Resources for professionals
  Resources for families
  Resources for children
Contact us Service, headquarters and PALS contact information
Our partners Map of our partner agencies (CAMHS, YOTs, social care and inpatients) 


How to contact us: 

Monday to Friday - 9am to 5pm.
T 0300 3009300 
E cpm-tr.FCAMHS@nhs.net

If you need urgent help:

  • If it’s an emergency and someone’s life is at risk, phone 999.
  • If it’s not a 999 emergency but you need help fast: dial 111
  • If you live in Peterborough or Cambridgeshire and you are registered with a GP, you can access the First Response service by dialling 111 and then pressing Option 2.

The page was last updated on 28 January 2020 by andrea.bateman.


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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