Community learning disability services

Service overview

Our learning and disability teams assess and meet the health, social care, employment and health needs of people over the age of 18 with learning disabilities. We aim to support people to lead as active and independent lives as possible.

Who is our learning disabilities service for?

  

Our learning disabilities teams work with people over the age of 18 with learning disabilities who live, or are registered with a GP, in the boroughs of Barnet, Hammersmith and Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea, and Westminster.

  

What does our learning disabilities service do?

  

Our learning disability teams work with people and carers to promote independence. We offer advice and support to people on every aspect of living with a learning disability including:

  • healthy eating advice
  • getting the most out of local health and social services
  • finding employment
  • budgeting
  • meeting other people
  • learning new skills
  

Where do we provide our learning disabilities service?

  

Our learning disability services are run in people's homes, health centres, nursing and residential homes throughout Barnet, Hammersmith and Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster.

  

What can you expect from our learning disabilities service?

  

This information is being confirmed by our service teams. Please contact your local service manager for more information.

  

Who do our learning disabilities teams work with?

  

Our community rehabilitation teams service work closely with our emergency short breaks and respite services at Kingsbridge Road and Alison House in Kensington and Chelsea.

  

Who works in our learning disabilities team?

  

This information is being confirmed by our service teams. Please contact your local service manager for more information.

  

How do you access our learning disabilities service?

  

Our learning disability service operates an open referral service (other than referrals for psychiatry which must come through the person's GP). For further information or to make a referral please contact the services directly). Please contact each service directly for more information.

  
 

Our learning disability teams work in the boroughs of:

  • Barnet
  • Hammersmith and Fulham
  • Kensington and Chelsea
  • Westminster

Referrers

This information is for GPs and other healthcare professionals who refer patients to our learning disability teams.

Referral criteria for our learning disabilities service

  

All service users must be aged over 18 years of age and meet an eligibility criteria as recognised by an IQ of below 70 and significant impairment in their functional ability of daily living.

  

What referral information does our learning disabilities service need?

  

This information is being confirmed by our service teams. Please contact your local service manager for more information.

  

How do you refer to our learning disabilities service?

  

You can refer to our community learning disabilities services 

Barnet Learning Disabilities Service
North London Business Park
Building 4 
Oakleigh Road South
London
N11 1NP

P: 020 8359 4855

Hammersmith and Fulham
Stamford Brook Centre
14-16 Stamford Brook Avenue
London
W6 0YD

P: 020 8383 6464 
F: 020 8383 6465

Kensington and Chelsea Learning Disability Team
1-9 St Mark's Road
W11 1RG

P: 020 7313 6839

Westminster Learning Disabilities Partnership
215 Lisson Grove
London
NW8 8LW

P: 020 7641 7411

  

Waiting times for our learning disabilities service

  

This information is being confirmed by our service teams. Please contact your local service manager for more information.

  

Core hours for our learning disabilities service

  

The core hours of our learning disability services are: 

Monday: 09.00 - 17.00
Tuesday: 09.00 - 17.00
Wednesday: 09.00 - 17.00
Thursday: 09.00 - 17.00
Friday: 09.00 - 17.00
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Bank holidays - Closed

  

Discharge criteria for our learning disabilities service

  

This information is being confirmed by our service teams. Please contact your local service manager for more information.

  

Management contacts for our learning disabilities service

  

Barnet service manager contact information is being confirmed by the service teams.

Maisie McKenzie
Hammersmith and Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea, and Westminster
P: 020 8962 4044
M: 075 5411 7048
E: maisie.mckenzie@clch.nhs.uk

  
 

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