Brent Community Learning Disabilities Team is made up of health and social care professionals from Brent Council and the NHS. It provides specialist health support to enable adults with learning disabilities aged 18+ to be healthy, independent and valued members of their community. The team works closely with Brent’s Disabled Children and Young People’s Service (0-25) to ensure that young people under the care of this team make a successful transition to adult services provided by the Brent Integrated Learning Disability Team. The team undertakes a number of health and social care assessments and are committed to supporting carers of residents with Learning Disabilities.
The team includes:
- Community learning disability nurses
- Occupational Therapist
- Speech & Language Therapist
- Social workers
- Care Assessors
- A bereavement therapist
The Team works with adults who have learning disabilities in various settings such as their home or at an activity centre they may be attending. Sometimes, if people are very unwell or troubled, people will be seen in hospital.
Visit this website or more information and eligibility criteria.
People with complex or challenging behaviour living in Brent.
Carers may self-refer, or request referral from their GP, Adult Social Care and Children Services. Phone: 020 8238 0900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The service is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm (closed on public holidays).
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