SEND Partnership Support Service

How can we help you?

  • Disabled Children Family Support Service
    • This is a specialist social work team supporting children and young people with complex disabilities from 0-18. Referrals to this service are through the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) but there is a duty worker available everyday to provide advice on 020 8921 2599
  • Disabled Children’s Occupational Therapy Team
    • The Occupational Therapy team work with children aged 0-18 years who have a permanent disability and difficulty completing day-to-day tasks at home and in the community
    • Occupational Therapists will make recommendations about what changes can be made at home and what equipment may help. Aids and adaptations can be recommended to promote children’s independence and ensure their safety, as well as the safety of those providing care
    • Referrals to this service are through the MASH team, or direct to occupational therapy duty line - see contact details
  • Short Breaks Team
    • The short breaks team support eligible children and young people, aged 0-17, to access the short breaks core offer. Each eligible child or young person can access up to 100 hours of short break provision as part of the Greenwich core offer
  • Disabled Children’s Key Working Team
    • This service is for children/young people, aged 0-18 years with severe or complex disabilities living in Royal Greenwich
    • We offer intensive, practical home-based support for families who have a child with complex disabilities. We will allocate a keyworker to co-ordinate the complete package of multi-agency care that a family receives. Our focus is on early help and early intervention to prevent children & young people with additional needs hitting crisis points. The support from this service will be time limited and reviewed regularly with families to focus on identified outcomes
    • Referrals can be made directly to the team by calling 020 8921 4939

Costs

Contact

Occupational Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Duty Line
020 8921 2982
child-occupational-therapy@royalgreenwich.gov.uk

Short Breaks Team
Alex Levey
Short Break Co-ordinator
020 8921 3002
short-breaks-referrals@royalgreenwich.gov.uk

SEND Social Care Services
Jodi Mathers
Head of SEND Social Care Services
020 8921 2589
jodi.mathers@royalgreenwich.gov.uk