The service is offered to children 0-16 years of age (or 19 yrs if in special education), who have physical problems affecting their motor development or physical well being. Assessment and treatment is from registered therapists specialising in paediatric physiotherapy and occupational therapy.
The Paediatric Occupational Therapy service provides assessment advice, therapeutic interventions and equipment for children who have a complex, severe or long term physical and/or developmental condition which significantly interferes with their ability to achieve their potential to access education, play and personal care activities within daily life.
The Occupational Therapist will assess the baby, child or young person in order to discover and understand the difficulties they face. They will support the individual, their family and other relevant people such as teachers, in enabling the individual to carry out daily activities. This may include suggesting alter
Who to contact
- Maria Catchpole - Paediatric Therapy Lead
01493 661 414
01493 440 885 (Fax)
Where to go
Newberry Child Development Centre
- NR31 6SQ
- Area served
- Age Groups
Pre-school, Children (5-11), Young people
- Last Updated
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