We provide the widest range of NHS mental health services in the UK. We also provide substance misuse services for people who are addicted to drugs and / or alcohol. We work closely with the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London and are part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre.
We have about 4,800 staff working for us and serve a local population of 1.1 million people. We have more than 230 services including inpatient wards, outpatient and community services. We provide inpatient care for approximately 5,300 people each year and we treat more than 45,000 patients in the community in Lambeth, Southwark, Lewisham and Croydon.