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About the Service
About the Organisation
The Disabled Children’s Team work with children and their families where a child has a permanent or longstanding impairment, diagnosed by Doctor or Consultant. This includes children with life limiting conditions. Referrals can be made by Families directly or with consent Professionals involved in child/YP’s care.
We can provide details of services and resources available to disabled children and their families within BANES area.
All children and YP who meet the criteria for DCT will be offered an assessment of their needs. This assessment will be carried out in consultation with the family, using info from other professionals as appropriate.
Within DCT there is an Occupational Therapist who assesses the needs of Disabled children where the child or YP has permanent and substantial needs arising from their diagnosed disability.
|Monday||From 08:30||To 17:00|
|Tuesday||From 08:30||To 17:00|
|Wednesday||From 08:30||To 17:00|
|Thursday||From 08:30||To 17:00|
|Friday||From 08:30||To 16:30|
How do people access your service?
Any YP in BANES with permanent or longstanding impairment diagnosed by Doctor or Consultant including children with life limiting conditions can assess either Social Work support or Occupational therapy support following an assessment of need.
Type Of Service
We support the following age groups:
Who can use your service?
The Occupational Therapist is able to offer advice on how to improve quality of life as well as providing aids adaptations including funding through Disabled Facilities Grants and equipment where appropriate. Advice is also available on moving and handling.