Your child will have general develpmental delay, a movement disorder or disability due to a diagnosis or illness for which physiotherapy is indicated. You may be a pre-existing condition which will have a significant impact upon your child's development, or neurological damage at, or shortly before birth.
The service provides assessments and management for children with physical disabilities, developmental disorders and complex needs.
For children of preschool age we are part of the child development unit multidisciplinary team.
For children with suspected neurodevelopmental disorders we provide the first part of the assessment for referrals that have come through the Early Help Pathway.
We provide both general paediatric assessments and also run specialist clinics which include physical disability, hearing and visual impairment, and Downs Syndrome.
We provide the medical advice to support EHCP for children and young people
Who to contact
Where to go
- City Care Centre
City Care Centre
- PE3 6DB
The service is located at the City Care Centre clinic base, which has disabled access and facilities. There is limited parking available with a pay machine at Reception.
Children and young people are also seen in a variety of settings in the community.
- Age Ranges
- The service is offered to children and young people from birth to 18 years of age (19 years in special educational settings).
- Referral required
- Referral Details
Through the Early Help Pathway.
- Local Offer Age Bands
0 to 5 years
5 to 11 years
11 to 19 years
- Needs Level
- SEN Provision Type