Contact Details

Deacon Unit,
St Ebba's Way,
Hook Road,
KT19 8QJ,
United Kingdom

Telephone: 01372 203 220

Contact Names

Health Services Manager: Jacqui Renfree
Lead Nurse: Samuel Crooks
Senior Clinical Lead: Selven Daniel
Head of Specialist Care: Nick Parkin

Service Description

The Deacon Unit is a ten bed inpatient facility for people with a learning disability who require crisis mental health support.

To find the Deacon Unit, please use the map on the right or download a printable map.

Mental Health Crisis Support

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis or emotional distress you can contact our Mental Health Crisis Helpline on 0800 915 4644. We are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for mental health advice and support. More information at

People with speech or hearing difficulties can access the mental health crisis line by:

  • Dialling us through the BT Relay App or Textphone: 18001 0800 915 4644. More information at
  • Sending an SMS text to 07717 989 024 (Please note this service is only available to adults aged 18 years and over).

Referral Process

Referrals are made through our Community Teams for People with Learning Disability or our Intensive Support Service.

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NB: Map points may not be 100% accurate and are for general reference only. Please contact the service directly if you require directions.

Disabled Access

Find out about the disabled access at this site and plan your visit in advance.

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