See our Local Offer News and SEND Local Offer Review and Action Plan pages for details of our plans to expand our special schools.

Health Services

HealthHealth services in Haringey are arranged by the NHS through a group called the Haringey Clinical Commissioning Group (external link), sometimes called the Haringey CCG. The CCG is a membership organisation (external link) made up of GPs (family doctors), nurses and other doctors from the area, and they work on planning healthcare services for Haringey. Haringey CCG member practices

Below is a list of health services specifically available to children with special educational needs for which you can find out more information.

 

Speech and Language Therapy

Support children’s speech, language, communication skills and feeding difficulties.

Physiotherapy Service

Work with the child or young people to improve movement and normal body function.

Children's Occupational Therapy Service

Work with the child or young people to improve sensory and fine motor skills.

Children’s Continuing Care

Delivers specialised homecare packages for children and young people with complex health needs who are dependent on technology to live.

Children's Palliative Care

A multi-disciplinary team who provide care and support to families who have a child with a life limiting or life threatening condition.

Community Nutrition and Dietetic Service

Advice on feeding and diet for children with disabilities.

 

Health Development Checks

A combined developmental check for all children aged 2.

Special Schools Therapies & Nursing Service

On-site multi-disciplinary service in Haringey special schools.

School Nursing

School nurses are concerned with a child’s development, for example their growth, weight, toileting, medications or their emotional development.

Personal Health Budgets

This budget is for children and young people up to 18 years old who are eligible for continuing care support.

Managing your child’s behaviour

Understand the factors that may be affecting your child’s behaviour, and how you can help them to manage their own behaviour.

Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service

Multi disciplinary teams providing psychiatry, psychology, child psychotherapy, speech and language therapy and family therapy.

Leisure Activities

Sports, activities and events for children and young people in Haringey suitable for children with special educational needs.

 

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22 January 2018

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