A new mental healthcare facility for adults and older adults for Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Trust (TEWV), Foss Park is centred on the needs of patients, families and staff.
There are four 18 bed wards. Two adult, single sex wards and two wards for older people. The older people’s unit has one ward for functional illness (psychosis, severe depression or anxiety) and one for people with organic illness (such as dementia and Alzheimer’s). All wards have supporting day spaces and therapy rooms. Supporting accommodation includes for a 136 assessment suite, ECT treatment and space for the home treatment and care home liaison teams.
Foris Solutions specified and supplied a full anti-ligature / mental health door set and Ironmongery package
Architects: P & HS Architects
Contractor: Wates Construction