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Children's Community Paediatric Occupational Therapy And Physiotherapy Service

A specialist managed and co-ordinated Community Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy service for children who have:

− Physical

− Sensory

− Perceptual and/or cognitive difficulties

and an identified therapy need following assessment by the service.

The service works with young people who are cognitively able up to age 25 if required.

Children with learning disabilities who continue to need support in adulthood transfer to Adult Learning Disability services at age 18.

Address details Child Health Department, East Point, Cardinal Square Derby Derbyshire DE1 3QT
Telephone 01332 888080 ext 88372/88309 Website address www.derbyshirehealthcareft.nhs.uk

Age groups

Birth To 25 years

This provider is open during:
All Year

Additional cost or availability information

Service is available at local Health Clinics, schools or the child's home.

Eligibility information

Eligibility:

Children and young people with identified needs living in Amber Valley, Erewash, South Derbyshire and South Derbyshire Dales and who are registered with a Derbyshire GP in those areas.

Referral route:

Referrals are accepted from GP's; Hospital or Community Paediatricians; other Children's Therapy Services and Social Care Teams; Specialist Nurses and Health Visitors; SENCo's

Transition arrangements:

Children transition into our Young Adult Team (YAT) at 14 yers (if they are cognitively able) and transfer to adult servies at 25 years if required.

Children with learning difficulties transition to Adult Learning Disability services when they are 18 yrs.

Referral information

  • Via Gp Or Other Health Professional
  • Via School

Additional Needs area of experience

The provider has indicated that they have experience and/or training in the following additional need. Please contact them for more information.

Autistic spectrum, Physical impairment, Complex Health Needs,

Providers can update their information in the provider portal.