Welfare Benefits Team
Who we are
The service offers welfare benefits advice, consultancy and representation for patients.
Who is the service for
The service is for patients of the Trust in Wandsworth, Merton and national units.
Where to find us
Springfield University Hospital
61 Glenburnie Road
Telephone: 020 3513 6469
Our opening hours
Drop in service, Mon - Fri 10am - 12.30pm - By appointment only outside these times
Outreach service - Queen Mary's Hospital, Roehampton (Tue, Wed & Fri) Tel 020 8487 6829 and Wilson Hospital, Mitcham (Fri) Tel 020 3458 5614
Who you might see / our staff
Dave Coughlan: Team Coordinator
What you can expect
People who use our services first get an assessment of their mental health needs and a plan of the care and support they will receive. They will also will also have one named person who co-ordinates their care and support. This person will be called either a named professional or, if your needs are more complex, a care co-ordinator. This person should be your main point of contact. You can speak to them about how your treatment and support are going.
We accept self-referral and referrals from care coordinators, ward staff etc
Referrals can be made by phone, email or drop-in Monday to Friday , 10 am to 12:30 pm