Service Details

Venue Address

Address 1
Lewis House
Address 2
Manvers Street
Bath & NE Somerset

More About The Organisation

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.

Opening Times
MondayFrom 08:30To 17:00
TuesdayFrom 08:30To 17:00
WednesdayFrom 08:30To 17:00
ThursdayFrom 08:30To 17:00
FridayFrom 08:30To 16:30
How do people access your service?
They need a referral They make an appointment

Service Details


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:
0-5 Years 5-11 Years 11-14 Years 14-25 Years
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.

Inclusive Services

Additional and Special Educational Needs

Conditions we support
Autism / Aspergers Syndrome Communication Hearing Impairment Learning Difficulty Mental Health Physical Disability Visual Impairment