Service changes and visiting during the COVID-19 pandemic

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.

Special School Nursing

We provide nursing support and advice on health issues for children and young people, and their families and carers. We also support the move from children's healthcare to adult healthcare when young people leave school.

The service is available to children and young people who attend a special school in Nottingham City or County from age 3 - 19 years.


Accessing our service

If a child or young person attends one of the schools listed below, they receive the special school nursing service.

Service opening hours

8:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday.

Contact us and help in a crisis

Ash Lea School
Tel: 0115 989 3984

Beech Academy
Tel: 01623 491 027

Bracken Hill School
Tel: 01623 491 027

Carlton Digby School
Tel: 0115 883 9122

Derrymount Schools
Tel: 0115 854 2260

Fountaindale School
Tel: 01623 491 027

Oak Field School and Sports College
Tel: 0115 883 5487

Orchard School
Tel: 01636 705 826

Redgate School
Tel: 01623 491 027

Sutherland House Family of Schools
Tel: 0115 989 3984

Yeoman Park School
Tel: 01623 491 027

Information for health professionals

Lead clinician

Simon Jenkinson


Service commissioned by

Integrated Commissioning Hub and Nottingham City Commissioners.



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