NHS continuing care is support provided for children and young people under 18 who need a tailored package of care due to healthcare needs arising from a disability, accident or illness.that cannot be met by universal or specialist health services alone
Tel: 023 9283 4197
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The Childrens Disability Team is part of the Inclusion Service in Children's Service and discharge the local authority's statutory duties in respect of disabled children as set out in the Children act 1989.
Tel: 0845 671 0271
Visit the Solent Child and Families Services website below for information on Children's Health Services in Portsmouth including Health Visiting, School Nursing and Therapy Services.
The Solent NHS Children’s Therapy Service provides community based Speech and Language Therapy, Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy to children and young people aged 0-19 years who are registered with a Portsmouth City GP or who attend a Portsmouth school.
Tel: 02392 684921
Choices Advocacy are a local charity providing independent advocacy and person centred planning for people living in Hampshire, Southampton and Portsmouth. They work in
partnership with Solent Mind to support the delivery advocacy services in Portsmouth.
Tel: 023 8020 8955
Choosing a school is an important decision which will impact on your child and your whole family, so it is worth spending time looking at the options available. Understandably, concerns are even greater if a child has special educational needs (SEN); the aim of this guide is to provide advice to parents looking at schools for children with SEN.
Tel: 0300 303 2000
Cliffdale Primary Academy is a designated special school which caters for children between 4 and 11 years of age who have complex learning difficulties; many of whom also have autism. All pupils have an Education, Health and Care Plan or a Statement of Special Educational Needs. Details of the school’s SEN Information Report can be found on their website
Tel: 023 92662601
A mainstream infant school.
Tel: (023) 9266 2823
This section contains information on Education, Health and Care Plans specific to colleges.
Tel: 023 9284 1238
In this section you will find the Preparing for Adulthood Profile of Support and Evidence Form for colleges/post 16 providers to support the request of an Education Health and Care needs assessment.
Tel: 023 9282 2251
This section contains guidance and templates relating to Education, Health and Care Needs Assessments .
The Community Access Department of Autism Hampshire provides a free information, advice, guidance and signposting service to local adults, young people and children with autism, their families and professionals.
All services are countywide providing for the Southampton, Hampshire, Isle of Wight and Portsmouth local authority areas.
Tel: 02392 814723
Enable Ability's Community Based Support Service provides a service to parents of a child with mild to moderate levels of disability.
Tel: 023 9267 1846
This service is provided by Solent NHS Trust and consists of 3 elements with a joint aim to prevent children being admitted to hospital unless it is unavoidable and to support children being safely discharged from hospital as soon as possible.
The aim of these services is to provide a high quality in reach and outreach nursing service and to enable early, safe planned discharge from hospital and to prevent unnecessary admissions. These services are a link between primary and secondary care and support and encourage the development of partnership working.
• Community Childrens Nursing Team
• Childrens Continuing Care Team
• Childrens Outreach, Assessment and Support Team (COAST)
Tel: 0300 123 6631
The Community Paediatric Medical Team offers a specialist service for children with developmental problems eg motor and speech and language delay, for those with physical and or learning disabilities, children with suspected chromosomal or syndrome diagnoses, children with social communication difficulties and possible autism.
Tel: 0300 1236630
Here you will find details of how to make a complaint.
We provide 13 Community Toy Library sessions providing stay and play sessions and toy loan to over 2000 families or carers with pre-school children annually.
Tel: 023 9283 2926
Contact provides Information, advice, support and promoting linking for parents to other parents, support groups and parent carer forums in their local area.
Tel: 0808 808 3555
A mainstream primary school.
A mainstream catholic primary school.
Tel: (023) 9266 1818