Veterans First

The North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (NEP) has established a bespoke and unique service to map care pathways, monitor and deliver services for veterans in North Essex.

For specific information on referrals into the NEP Veterans First service please contact the team at:

Veterans First Service

The Lakes Mental Health Unit

Turner Road

Colchester, CO4 5JL

Telephone: 01206 228759

Fax: 01206 851156


or email the Team Administrator

Meet the Team: L-R Kevin Whiteley, Administrator; Diane Palmer, Area Team Manager and David Powell, Clinical Nurse Specialist

Not pictured Associate Practitioners Leif Jardine and Justin Hockaday