You Said, We Did - Summer 2018 

You Said

We Did
Waiting times for Occupational Therapists were too long Waiting times have reduced from 35 weeks to within 16 weeks.
Integration of Social Care Occupational Therapy As of September 2018 a new provider (NELFT) will provide all community occupational therapy, including social care (up to 18), physiotherapy and speech and language therapy
Young people with an EHCP plan “fell through a gap” when they reached 18 As of September 2018 the Occupational therapy, Physiotherapy and Speech and Language therapy provision in an EHC Plan if required following assessment and reviews will continue to 25 years old