Heather Ward

Heather Ward is a 15 bed inpatient unit for females 65 and over, for the assessment and treatment of acute mental health difficulties.

Our aim is to deliver evidence based nursing care ensuring people are treated with kindness, dignity and respect by providing a caring, responsive, effective, well led and safe environment.

The team consist of a consultant psychiatrist and junior doctors, nurses, occupational therapists and assistants, health care workers, a psychologist and.

Therapy driven the ward has group and individual activities which include music and drama therapy, physiotherapy and well being.

Protecting our patients

When visiting any of our inpatient wards you must wash your hands, follow our 2m social distancing policy and wear a face covering  where required to do so.

Wards may insist upon other individual arrangements to help protect you during your visit. We advise for all visitors to contact the ward staff ahead of their visit to check for further guidance.

Further information can be found on our website here

Items not allowed on the ward:

Before your visit, take a look at our list of monitored and prohibited items on Heather Ward.