One Point Of Referral For Mental Health

The One Point of referral is designed to receive all first referrals for mental health assessment for18-65 years. 

It offers one golden number for all emergency and urgent referrals and an electronic or written referral for all routine referrals.  All referrals are triaged and directed to the most appropriate destination so that care and treatment can commence immediately.

How to access the Service

The One Point of Referral is the gateway for all emergency, urgent and routine referrals for mental health assessment.  It is an open referral process, so can be contacted directly, through your GP or other mental health professional.

In an urgent or emergency situation, this service can be contacted by phone. 

In all other routine situations, contact should be made by e-mail or post.

This service is for new patients aged between 18-65 years who live in the Belfast area. 


The service is based at Woodstock Lodge Mental Health Resource Centre
Tel: (028) 9504 2920. 

Clinic are available at a number of convenient locations across Belfast.