Contacting Open Minds (CAMHS) in Calderdale

We are currently experiencing unprecedented numbers of referrals requesting Autism and ADHD assessment. Plans are in place to work through the backlog of referrals and to provide clarity on next steps for families and professionals.

Please be assured that we will contact you as soon as we can. Thank you for your patience.

Open Minds Calderdale (CAMHS)

If you would like to discuss any existing or potential referrals to Open Minds (CAMHS) in Calderdale:

T: 01422 300 001

Phonelines are open:
Monday: 8.45 – 17.00
Tuesday: 8.45 – 17.00
Wednesday: 8.45 – 17.00
Thursday: 8.45 – 17.00
Friday: 8.45 – 17.00

Please note we are experiencing a high volume of contacts and we will respond as soon as possible.

For emergency help, and help outside these hours please see
I need emergency help now

The First Point of Contact and Northpoint Open Minds (CAMHS) are based at

24-26 Commercial Street, Halifax, HX1 1TA

(see map on the right hand side)

Further details on referrals
South West Yorkshire NHS Partnership Foundation Trust

If you are calling about a child or young person who is already receiving support from South West Yorkshire NHS Partnership Foundation Trust (SWYPFT) in Halifax you can call 01422 262 380.

SWYPFT are based at the Laura Mitchell Health & Wellbeing Centre, Great Albion Street, Halifax, HX1 1YR (see map).

Please don’t send any referrals to this address.