Children's Continence Support from School Nursing Service

Provider: Cambridgeshire Community Services (CCS)

Details

Telephone:

01480 418 642

Address:

Oak Tree Centre, 1 Oak Drive, Huntingdon, PE29 7HN

Type:

Health Service

Age range:

5 - 19

Location map

Description

The school nursing team can support children and young people with continence issues. After an initial assessment, the team may work with a child or young person for up to six months, with monthly reviews. Clinics are offered in:

  • Ida Darwin

  • Chesterton Medical Centre

  • Brookfields

  • Longstanton

  • Oak Tree Centre

  • Soham Health Centre

  • Sawston Medical Centre

  • Melbourn Health Centre
Information on the supply of continence products for children and young people.

This service is provided by Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust.

Eligibility

Children and young people aged 5-19 who have issues with day/night time wetting. The team will see those who have had a minimum of 2 wetting episodes per week for 1 month. A GP physical examination is recommended to rule out any underlying medical conditions that may be contributing to incontinence.

Referral

Parents and carers can contact their school nurse directly. Referrals are also made by GPs, paediatricians, health visitors and social care workers.

Costs

Free service

Opening days / times
DayTime
Monday 9AM - 5PM
Tuesday 9AM - 5PM
Wednesday 9AM - 5PM
Thursday 9AM - 5PM
Friday 9AM - 5PM

Opening times

Term Time

Services by the same provider

Family Nurse Partnership, Neonatal Nursing Service, Children’s Continuing Care Team, Special Needs School Nursing service, Community Dental Services, School Nursing Service, Children's Community Nursing Team - Huntingdon, Children's Community Nursing Team - Cambridge, Community Consultant Paediatrician, Health visiting, Children's Speech and Language Therapy: Cambridge, Children's Physiotherapy, Children's Occupational Therapy, Children's Speech and Language Therapy: Ely, Children's Speech and Language Therapy: Wisbech, Children's Speech and Language Therapy: Huntingdon, Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS), Physio Advice Line: Huntingdonshire, Physio Advice Line: South Cambridgeshire and Cambridge City, Physiotherapy: Cambridge City and South Cambridgeshire, Physiotherapy: East Cambridgeshire and Fenland, Physiotherapy: Huntingdonshire

Last updated on

11 Jan 2016 16:36
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