Introduction

Introduction

Organisation Name
Bristol Community Learning Difficulties Team (North & Central)
Description

We provide specialist community based services for adults with learning difficulties. Through these services we help to promote equal access to mainstream health services. We have three teams covering North, South and Central Bristol. Our teams are made up of the following healthcare professionals:

Arts Therapists
Community Nurses
Dietitians
Occupational Therapists
Physiotherapists
Psychologists
Specialist Intensive Response Nurses
Speech & Language Therapists

We work with adults who have a learning difficulty and are registered with a Bristol GP, their families or carers. Our staff work together with Psychiatrists and Social Workers to provide the best possible care for our service users. We provide specialist therapy for people in the setting most suitable to them, this could be their home, workplace or a hospital.

A limited service may also be offered to children. To find out more about this please contact us.

We help to improve people's health and wellbeing by providing support with:

* Accessing GP health checks and help with health action plans
* Other services available to people with learning difficulties, e.g. advice/training
* Complex health needs, for example eating and drinking difficulties and challenging behaviours
* Healthier lifestyles, e.g. diet and activities
* Helping people to fulfil their lives e.g. with how they spend their time and helping them to become ready for work
* Expressing feelings, managing anxiety and improving mental wellbeing

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Organisation Type
Statutory Service
This organisation provides support around
Personal Health Services Emotional Support Living, Learning, Working Home Maintenance, Adaptation & Housing
This organisation provides support for
Learning Difficulties
Regions
Bristol
Is there a cost for these services?
No
How can people access this service?
Professional Referral
Business Hours
MondayFrom 09:00To 17:00
TuesdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
WednesdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
ThursdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
FridayFrom 09:00To 17:00
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

Primary Organisation Details

Primary Address Details

Address 1
New Friends Hall
Address 2
Heath House Lane
Address 3
Stapleton
Town
Bristol
Postcode
BS16 1EQ

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Venue Address Details

Venue Contact Methods

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Helpline Details

Will calls I make to this helpline show on my bill?
N/A

Accessibility

Access Questions

Approx. distance?
1/2 mile
Bus numbers?
Nos 4 and 5
Is there a car park nearby?
Is there parking for disabled drivers on site or outside the building?
If so, how many spaces?
2
Is there on-street parking in close proximity to the premises?

Internal Access

Does the toilet have a minimum size of 2200mm × 1500mm
Does the toilet have grab rails - 1x drop-down?

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