Athelstan Place is a specialist Residential Mental Health service in Southampton

Athelstan Place delivers effective rehabilitation and recovery to service users whose needs cannot be met by less intensive services or who require step-down transition from inpatient services.
We can consider service users with a history of challenging behaviours, including harm to self, others or property.

Location and Facilities

Athelstan Place is located in Southampton, providing excellent access to education, employment, leisure and transport facilities.


Our new unit has five residential beds, set in three self-contained pods each with their own kitchen. The service includes two rooms with reduced ligatures and is purpose designed to care for young people and adults with a range of mental health conditions.

Facilities also include a communal lounge, therapy and sensory room, and clinical and meeting rooms, all with disabled access.

The Team

The service is led by Registered Manager Victoria Edwards, a mental health nurse with experience of NHS inpatient and community mental health services, and forensic adolescent and adult mental health.

Other members of the team include a Senior Mental Health Practitioner and Recovery Support Workers.

Enquire Now

For additional information about Athelstan Place, or to make a referral, please contact
Director of Health & Adult Services, Michael Crutchley: