The Croydon Triage Ward is based at in Bethlem Royal Hospital. They provide care for people with acute mental illness who live in the London Borough of Croydon.

Acute illnesses start quickly and have distressing symptoms.

The Croydon Triage Ward is an assessment ward. They provide assessment and care for people, aged 18-65, who have an acute psychiatric illness requiring 24 hour hospital care.

They bring together different professionals, including psychiatrists, nurses and other mental health professionals who work with the patient and their carers.

They assess people and either transfer them to adult inpatient acute wards or refer them to their community services. They help to reduce the risk of harm to self and others

They work closely with the Croydon Home Treatment Team to support people when they leave hospital and to help maintain their health.

Contact: Tyson West 1 (previously known as 'Croydon Triage')

Bethlem Royal Hospital
Tyson West 1
Monks Orchard Rd
Beckenham
Kent
BR3 3BX

Tel: 020 3228 7700
Tel: 020 3228 7701

Website: www.slam.nhs.uk/