Jim Birley Unit (Ladywell Unit, Lewisham Hospital)
020 3228 5051 or 020 3228 5236
Lewisham High Street
Clinical speciality (CAG):
Adult Mental Health Services (Local)
This service is for people who live in:
Southwark, Lambeth, Lewisham and Croydon
The Jim Birley Unit (JBU) is a ward at the Lewisham Hospital. We provide inpatient care and treatment for women, aged 16-65, who have severe mental illness. We provide care for people who live in the London Borough of Southwark.
Our aim is to ensure that women with severe mental illness who need 24 hour hospital care are safe and receive the assessment and treatment they need.
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