Description of the Neurological Rehabilitation service:
Halton Neurological Rehabilitation service is a community based team of experienced health professionals with the knowledge and skills to provide highly specialist assessments, advice, support and rehabilitation for people with neurological conditions and their families.
The core focus of the service is to improve the quality of life for people living with the effects of long term neurological conditions (including acquired brain injury), by supporting them to achieve their optimal cognitive, physical, behavioural, and emotional levels of functioning with the goal of maximizing their re-integration into the community.
Who can access the Neurological Rehabilitation service?
Adults over 18 years are eligible for the service and who have a Halton GP.
How can people access the service?
Referrals can be made by any health or social care professional. Self referrals can be made but contact will be made with the GP or Consultant to confirm a neurological diagnosis and to gather relevant medical history.
Where is the service offered?
The Neurological Rehabilitation service can be offered in the patient’s own home, place of work or at the Independent Living Centre in Runcorn.
Independent Living Centre
Telephone: 01928 582948
Textphone: 18001 01928 582948
Fax: 01928 582 950