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Life on the Mildred Creak Unit

Outside space on Mildred Creak Unit

The Mildred Creak Unit (MCU) at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) is a safe place for you to stay where trained staff take care of you and help you manage your mental health. 

The MCU is part of the Department of Child and Adolescent Mental Health at GOSH. It’s located on Level 5 of the Frontage Building.

If you feel nervous about coming to the MCU, have a read of our guides to find out what to expect. 

Find out more about coming to the MCU, and what will happen before you arrive and on the day.

Following a daily routine on the MCU is part of how we help you feel better. Find out what to expect.

Information about who you'll meet on the Unit and what role they might play in your treatment and care.