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NHS Paediatric Occupational Therapy

The NHS children's and young people's occupational therapy teams caters for children aged from 0 to 19 years who have a wide range of disabilities, disorders and delays including:

  • physical disability
  • sensory needs
  • profound and complex learning disabilities
  • motor coordination difficulties

Intervention is offered to children on a one to one basis or in a group setting, depending on what is appropriate. The children's and young person's occupational therapy teams work in children's homes, health centres, nurseries and schools.

For Children's Occupational Therapy referral form please go to the website below 

Who to contact

Telephone
03300 539 264
E-mail
CLCHT.MertonICNTeam@nhs.net
Website
Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust

Location

Name
Green Wrythe Lane Clinic
Address
Cricket Green Polyclinic, 4
Birches Close
Mitcham
Postcode
CR4 4LQ

Time / Date Details

When is it on
8.00am to 6.00pm
Session Information
Monday to Friday

Other Details

Availability

Age Ranges
0-19 years
Referral required
Yes
Referral Details
  • GPs
  • Paediatricians
  • Health visitors
  • School nurses
  • Other healthcare professionals
  • Educational staff
  • Other professionals involved in a child's care
  • Parents
  • Carers

When to refer:

  • When your/a child is presenting with a delay in his/her fine motor, pre-writing or self care skills.  (self care skills refers to activities such as dressing, washing, feeding, toileting).
  • When your/a child is presenting with concerns in relation to school readiness such as such pre-writing, hand skills for play and learning and everyday living skills
Last updated: 08/09/2020
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