Who can be referred?

Who can be referred to the children's physiotherapy services?

  • Emergency referrals e.g. hospital discharges with urgent need for equipment at home, equipment for terminally ill children at home, equipment for health and safety. Ongoing community based rehabilitation
  • Children and young people who have physical difficulties in order to enable them to reach their maximum potential in all aspects of daily life both at home and in their wider community
  • Child or young person with evidence of significant functional impairment which is out of line with their perceived potential.
  • Referrals for children with specified gross motor/functional difficulties