The criminal justice liaison and diversion team for Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin identifies the health and social care needs of people who are in contact with the criminal justice system.

The team is made up of nurses and outreach workers, supported by administrators.

They offer health assessments and short-term support to people of any age attending

  • Shrewsbury police station
  • Telford police station
  • Probation
  • Youth Offending Team
  • Court (Telford and Kidderminster).

The service operates seven days a week.

  • Monday to Friday (9am - 8pm)
  • Reduced hours at the weekend


Working in partnership with other organisations, the team can refer on to

  • social services
  • housing
  • specialist health services such as learning disability and speech & language services
  • specialist mental health services (all ages)
  • financial services/benefits
  • education and employment services
  • GPs
  • drug/alcohol services
  • therapy services.

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Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Trust Headquarters, St. George's Hospital, Corporation Street, Stafford ST16 3SR


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0300 790 7000
(staffed 24 hours a day, every day)

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