About the Estia Centre

The Estia Centre is a training, research and development resource for those who support adults with learning disabilities and additional mental health needs. The Estia Centre is based on the Guy’s Hospital Campus and is an integral part of local services for people with learning disabilities provided by the South London & Maudsley NHS Trust. The Estia Centre is also part of King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Service and Population Research Department.

Main aims and objectives

The Estia Centre aims to support the development of a competent workforce, from support staff to experienced managers and from a variety of services. By working in close collaboration with clinical services, we aim to improve the care of people with learning disabilities, especially those with additional mental health and challenging needs through evidence-based practice. To find out more about the clinical services the Estia Centre works with, please click on the link below:
Clinical services