Organisation or Service
Description of activity
The Children and Young People’s Continuing Care Team offer support in the form of respite care and / or continuing care packages to children and young people with complex disabilities and health needs.
Special School Nurses provide care and support to children in Special schools.
Specialist Nurse for Children with Additional Health Needs works with children in a variety of settings as well as providing training to care givers.
Staff working as part of the Specialist Nursing Team have the expertise to take on the lead professional (key worker) role.
The child / young person must be a resident of the London Borough of Barnet or have a Barnet GP or attend a school in the borough.
A comprehensive nursing assessment will be undertaken to inform any plan of care.