Child Development Team – Halton

Description of the Child Development Team

The Child Development Team is a community based team of experienced health professionals with the knowledge and skills to provide highly specialist assessment, advice, support and treatment for pre-school children with developmental difficulties and support for their families, working in partnership with other agencies.

Specific conditions likely to be seen include:

  • Global developmental delay
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Social Communication (ASD)
  • Syndromes
  • Neurological conditions.

Who can access the service?

The service is for pre-school children with developmental delay.


How can people access the service

Referrals accepted from the following:

  • Medical personnel in primary, secondary and tertiary care
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Early Years Special Educational Needs Co-ordinators
  • Health, Social Care and Education staff

Referral form and information pack


Where is the service offered?

The service is operationally based at Woodview Child Development Centre (CDC), the team work from various locations within Halton such as health centres, Children’s Centres, children are also seen in their own home or early years setting.


Contact details

Woodview CDC
Crow Wood Health Park
Crow Wood Lane
Widnes
WA8 3LZ

Telephone: 0151 495 5400
Textphone Number 18001 0151 495 5400


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