Community Eating Disorders Service for Children and Young People

Contact details

South Kensington and Chelsea Mental Health Centre
1 Nightingale Place
London, SW10 9NG

Telephone: 020 3315 3369


Our Community Eating Disorders Service for Children and Young People offers help and support to children and young people aged 17 and under living in Central and North London who have a suspected or confirmed eating disorder diagnosis. This includes children and young people who are seeking advice, consultation and support.

Our team includes:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • Nurses
  • A dietician
  • A paediatrician
  • Psychological therapists.

We offer assessment, diagnosis and intervention on a range of suspected and confirmed eating disorders including:

  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Bulimia nervosa
  • Binge eating disorder
  • Atypical anorectic and bulimic eating disorder.

Read more about eating disorders (opens webpage)

How can someone be referred?

We accept referrals from GPs, healthcare professionals, schools and colleges. We also accept self-referrals from young people or parents and carers.

Please download and complete the relevant referral form below. Completed referral forms can be emailed, posted or handed in to our reception. If you are sending a referral form by email, please make sure you are using a secure email address.

Self-referrals can also be made over the telephone.

Download a self-referral form for young people, parents and carers (opens word doc)
Download a referral form for professionals (opens word doc)

If you are unsure whether this service is suitable for you, please speak to a member of our duty team who will be able to advise you. You can call us on 020 3315 3369.

Service times

The service is open 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday.

Local resources

See a selection of organisations offering additional support in Kensington and Chelsea

Information about Kensington and Chelsea SEND Local Offer  
To find out about all of the support services available for children, young people and their families in this area, visit this page.

How to find us