Ravenswood Mayles Lane
Knowle Hampshire PO17 5NA United Kingdom
Ashford is a 10 bedded inpatient low secure learning disability ward for males.
The referral criteria are consistent with NHS England service specification for Low secure Learning Disabilities inpatient service. This service is currently located at Ravenswood Hospital, Fareham 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 The service users are usually discharged into supported accommodation, or into the community; or transferred back into prison. The team comprises of a multi disciplinary team comprised of nurses, support workers, occupational therapists, psychologists and psychiatrists.