DIP2: Single Point of Access & RDaSH

Community Nursing 


Community Nursing 

Patients known to this service can contact this service direct, via Single Point of Access – available 24 hours per day:
Tel: 01302 566999
Fax: 01302 566789

Adult Mental Health Services

What to do in an emergency

If you, or someone you know has concerns about their immediate health and you or they are already registered with one of our services then please use the following contact methods to get the help you need:

During office hours

  • Phone your GP
  • Phone your care coordinator / lead professional or other mental health worker
  • Phone Mental Health Access Team/Single Point of Contact   –  01302 566999

Outside of office hours

Please phone your local Access/Crisis Team:

  • Doncaster – 01302 566999
  • Rotherham – 01709 302670
  • North Lincolnshire – 01724 382015.

One of our trained call handlers will signpost you to the most appropriate service depending on your level of need. This may include your out of hours GP, a voluntary organisation or our Access/Crisis Team.

Alternatively you can call The Samaritans free of charge on  116 123.

If you believe a situation is life threatening please ring the emergency services on 999.

Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT)

The service sees people experiencing common mental health problems, including: depression, general anxiety, stress, panic, phobias, social anxiety, low self-esteem, health anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, bereavement and mild eating disorders (not anorexia nervosa). It is not suitable for those presenting with risk to themselves or others, those with substance misuse dependency or those with severe or organic mental health problems.

This service accepts self-referrals.
For more information, please visit the IAPT website or phone 01302 565650.

Local Voluntary, Community and Faith Sector organisations

There are a wide range of organisations offering mental health advice, support and signposting, which can be found through the link below.

Here you can search for the relevant groups for you: Your Life Doncaster

Children’s Mental Health Services

Telephone: 01302 796292 (Health Care professionals only)

Hawthorn Ward & Hazel Ward

Both wards will be open 24/7 throughout
Hawthorn Ward: 01302 796405
Hazel Ward: 01302 796402

For a full list of RDaSH services please click on the below:

IH & SC Services Mini Directory:
Mini Directory IC Services V5