Learning Disability Services (Community)
The Community Learning Disability Team is based at The Kersforth Centre, Barnsley and is made up of Social Workers, Nurses, Support Workers and other support staff. There are also other therapists attached to this team such as psychiatrists, psychologists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists. The Community Learning Disability Team provide health and social care assessments and provide support to adults who have a learning disability..
Any person aged 18 years and over who has a significant learning disability qualifies for support from the Community Learning Disability Team. There is an open referral process which means anyone can make a referral either for themselves or on behalf of a person with a learning disability.
On receipt of a referral the Community Learning Disability Team will contact the person/referrer to discuss the next steps.
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Community Learning Disability Services
- 01226 433400
Where to go
- Keresforth Centre,
- S70 6RS