How can I start using this service?
Making a referral:
Referrals are accepted via referral form. They can be accepted from:
- Hospital Consultants
- Health Visitors
- School Nurses
- Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech and Language Therapy
- Social Workers
- Inclusion Workers
- General Practitioners
- Education staff e.g. Nursery, School, SENCO, Educational Psychologist
- Other Professionals: e.g. Family Support Workers
Re referrals are accepted from parents/carers although additional information may need to be obtained.
Once a referral has been accepted, families are assessed and initial advice offered
The referral form should be sent to:
Specialist Nursing Team for Children with Additional Health Needs
Child Development Centre
Telephone: 01925 867843
Once a referral has been accepted, children and young people are allocated to the most appropriate part of the service.
Parents/carers are contacted and invited to opt in to that service.