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Inpatient team

Opening times: Monday to Friday (24h) – inc bank holidays and weekends. Contact number: 01202 584320 (mother and baby unit).

Visiting times at Florence House mother and baby unit

Monday to Friday 4-8pm
Bank holidays and weekends 2-8pm (visiting times are flexible to meet the needs of family and friends and can be negotiated to fit in with their needs).

Please note that due to covid restrictions our current visiting times are one person per day for one hour for a pre planned visit. Visitors will need to wear a facemask, apron and gloves and visits will take place in the patients bedroom. Visitors are unable to use the bathroom facilities at present.

Community team

Working hours

Monday Friday 8.30am-4.30pm. No bank holidays and weekends

Contact numbers

07880 023130 (duty worker).

01202 584329  (admin).

The community phone line is open every weekday from 9am-4.30pm. Out of these hours please contact Connection, a 24/7 helpline for people of all ages, anywhere in Dorset, who are experiencing mental health problems and need support after this time on 0800 652 0190.

Postal address

Perinatal Mental Health Team

49 Alumhurst Road




Perinatal inpatients
People that use services