Kent and Medway Adult Autism and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Service are currently experiencing long waiting times due to a high level of demand.

At present there is a 24-week processing delay for all new referrals received. If accepted for an assessment, or review appointment, the waiting times are below.

Appointment Type
Predicted waiting time
ADHD assessments Up to five years
Autism assessments  Up to three years 
Medication/annual reviews  Up to 16 months 
Post-diagnostic support  Up to two years 

Published: Nov 14, 2023