Single Point of Access & Self Referrals
If your family is in crisis and needs emotional or mental health support, you can self-refer via the Single Point of Access (SPA). This is a team of clinicians who will review the emotional and mental health needs of you or your family member and decide the best way to support.
The self-referral form you need to complete can be accessed via the following link:
If you are unsure of what help you need, you can also call 0800 011 3474 or visit the NELFT website for further information:
Adults - Adult services are not provided by NELFT
For residents of Kent and Medway who are not currently a patient with KMPT (sometimes referred to as Kent and Medway secondary care mental health services), call the free 24 hour helpline on 0800 783 9111 if you need urgent mental health support, advice and guidance.
Or call 0800 107 0160 to speak with someone from the Release the Pressure team if you’re feeling stressed. You can also text "Kent" to 85258 for 24 hour mental health crisis support via text from trained volunteers.