Margaret Oates Mother and Baby Unit
The Margaret Oates Mother and Baby Unit provides inpatient care to women who have moderate to severe mental health difficulties in pregnancy or within the first year after childbirth. These may be pre-existing illnesses or have their onset in the perinatal period.
The multi-disciplinary team offers assessment and a plan of care that usually includes working alongside other agencies such as community mental health teams, maternity services, primary care and children’s social care.
Who to contact
- 020 8510 8420
- Margaret Oates Mother and Baby Unit
Out of hours contact Homerton Hospital A&E
Where to go
- City and Hackney Centre for Mental Health
- E9 6SR
- Age Ranges
- Referral Details
Referral by consultant psychiatrist. Contact the unit for required forms.