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Children's Therapy

The children's therapy service supports children to maximise their potential in all aspects of daily life. The service works in close partnership with families, carers, schools, nurseries and other professionals.

Paediatric therapists see children in clinics, children’s centres, nurseries, schools and in their homes.

They offer: 

Occupational therapy

  • Intervention and/or advice to promote fine motor skills and coordination
  • Intervention and/or advice to promote visual perceptual skills
  • Intervention and/or advice to promote self care skills
  • Intervention and/or advice to promote sensory processing
  • Assessment and advice regarding equipment and adaptations to aid activities of daily living

Physiotherapy

  • Intervention and/or advice to promote gross motor skills and co-ordination
  • Intervention and/or advice for physical difficulties (eg weak muscles, painful joints, postural problems)
  • Assessment and advice for specialist equipment for standing and walking

Who to contact

Telephone
Website
Children’s Therapy (Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy)

Where to go

Name
The Oaks Building, Kendray Hospital
Address
Doncaster Road
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
Postcode
S70 3RD
Last updated on 15/06/2021
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