During this COVID-19 pandemic there may be changes in the way some of our services work. Contact the service directly to check how services are being delivered and follow their advice.
Some of our services now offer video consultations. You should speak to your clinician if this is something you would like them to consider. You can find out more about video consultation here.
Contact the ward you wish to visit in advance for guidance and instructions for a safe visit.
You can read some general NHS guidance on visiting healthcare inpatient settings.pdf [pdf] 89KB
If you need help in a mental health crisis during the COVID-19 pandemic outside office hours please contact our crisis team: Help in a crisis
For other medical advice and support contact your GP or visit NHS 111
Only visit your local Emergency Department for serious life-threatening conditions that need immediate medical attention including persistent severe chest pain, loss of consciousness, acute confused state, severe breathlessness, severe blood loss, serious burns or suspected stroke.
Specialist Hearing Impairment Speech and Language Therapists (SLTs) work with children from 6 months old who have a severe-profound hearing loss in both ears. This is also known as ‘bilateral sensori-neural severe-profound hearing loss’.
SLTs in the community have additional training to work with children who have a mild-moderate hearing loss.
We work regularly with Teachers of the Deaf, Nottingham Auditory Implant programme and Audiology.
We see children at home, school / nursery or via teletherapy.
We also see children at the two schools in Nottingham which have a deaf focus provision:
If you have a Teacher of the Deaf they will also work closely with the school.