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Ashford - low secure inpatient unit

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Please Note: Ashford has temporarily relocated to Ravenswood House in Fareham whilst the new learning disability residential unit is being built on the Tatchbury Mount site in Calmore. 
 Ashford    
Ashford is a 10-bed inpatient 'low secure' learning disability ward for men. 
All of the inpatients are detained under the Mental Health Act and a gate-keeping assessment is completed on all referrals, to confirm that they are appropriate for the service and to make sure that people are cared for in the least restrictive environment.  
The patients are usually discharged into supported accommodation, or back into the community or they are sometimes transferred back into prison. 
The team at Ashford is a multi-disciplinary team made up of nurses, support workers, occupational therapists, psychologists and psychiatrists.
The referral criteria for Ashford is consistent with NHS England service specifications for low secure learning disabilities inpatient services.    
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Team
Meon Valley Ward
Ravenswood House Knowle
Knowle
Hampshire
PO17 5NA
United Kingdom
Main phone number
01329 836000
Meon Valley is a 15 bedded inpatient ward for males This ward forms part of Ravenswood house, which is a medium secure inpatient service in Hampshire The referral criteria are consistent with NHS England service specification for medium secure inpatient service All of the inpatients are detained under the Mental Health Act and a gatekeeping assessment is completed on all referrals to confirm that they are appropriate for the service and ensure that people are cared for in the least restrictive environment Meon Valley is a rehabilitation ward, where service users are often stepped down from Intensive care and treatment wards as part of their recovery Service are usually then transferred to the low secure services, or discharged into supported accommodation, or into the community The team comprises of a multi disciplinary team comprised of nurses, support workers, occupational therapists, psychologists and psychiatrist all of whom are based at Ravenswood House
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