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Wellbeing Service - Great Yarmouth & Waveney Locality (Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust)
Address: Oaktree Centre
Northgate Hospital,
Northgate Street

Great Yarmouth
NR30 1BU
Enquiries 01493 337 887
Patient referral 0300 123 15 03
Fax: 01493 337 959
The Wellbeing Service offers a range of psychological interventions for people aged 16 and over with mild to moderate levels of:
* Anxiety
* Depression
* Maternal mental health including post-natal depression
* Panic disorder
* Phobias, including;
 - fear of heights
 - animals
 - flying
 - blood-injury-injection phobia
 - social
 - phobia and agoraphobia
* Health anxiety / Hypochondriasis

Psychological Interventions could include:
* Guided self-help
* Group work
* Courses
* Individual Therapy

There are now also some new groups available;
Being a Mum group: starts again on November 11 in Beccles. This group is aimed at mums in the perinatal period and addresses the common mental health problems of low mood and anxiety that can occur during this time.

Stress Control: This popular course continues to run in both Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft; the Lowestoft course is being offered on Monday evenings, making it more accessible for those who are working.

Older people group: There is no upper age limit for the service, referrals are accepted for anyone age 16 and above.

Interpretation and translation services can be arranged by staff, for users of this service.

An information leaflet about the service is available via the website and at GP surgeries.
Age Range: 16 and over
Target Groups: Mental Health
Related Services: Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust - Contacts and Communications (Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust)
Wellbeing Norfolk & Waveney (IAPT partnership with MIND & Relate) - Norfolk (Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust)
Referral Procedure: Refer to the Wellbeing Service by;
* Using the Great Yarmouth and Waveney Mental Health Referral form for Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
* Referral letter
* Patients can self-refer by calling 0300 123 1503

For more information please email Wellbeing service for a practice visit, more information about what the service offers, referral criteria, and to answer any queries please phone 0300 123 1503
Opening Times: The service is accessible Monday to Friday 9 a.m - 5 p.m, however, appointments may be arranged outside of these times between 8 a.m - 8 p.m.
Special Educational Needs Accessible: In Norfolk & Waveney, Wellbeing have a dedicated youth team, established specifically to respond to the needs of people aged 16 to 25.
Special Educational Needs Contact: Call your local team: 0300 123 1503.
Compliments/Complaints: The Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) can listen to your issues, concerns, compliments or suggestions, resolve problems where possible and feed back to services to aid service development.
To complain about a Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) service please contact the Complaints Officer on 01603 421191 or by email.
Locations Served: Beccles, Belton, Bradwell, Bungay, Caister, Filby, Fleggburgh, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Halesworth, Hemsby, Hopton, Kessingland, Lowestoft, Martham, Ormesby, Scratby, Southwold, Winterton
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Last updated: 15/05/2017    Last full review: 17/11/2015

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