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Adult's Learning Disability - Services in Oldham (NHS Pennine Care)

Local Offer
Highly specialist assessment and intervention
The adult learning disability team is a multi-disciplinary team of Learning Disability Nurses, Physiotherapists, Speech and Language Therapy and Psychology who work together to provide a seamless service for adults from age 18.

Age

From 18 year old
0161 770 3770
Level 6, Civic Centre, OL1 1UT
Updated: 16/09/2019
Find out more about Adult's Learning Disability - Services in Oldham (NHS Pennine Care)

B.I.R.D (Brain Injury Rehabilitation & Development)

Local Offer
Support and advice, specialist treatment
Treatment for people who have an acquired brain injury and/or learning difficulty.

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
01244 678 629 - B.I.R.D. Charity (Brain Injury Rehabilitation & Development) 088 0286256 - Helpline
Oldham Road, OL2 8SZ
Updated: 04/06/2021
Find out more about B.I.R.D (Brain Injury Rehabilitation & Development)

Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Local Offer
We strongly suggest contacting the service or activity before you use it. This way you can check all the details are correct and that everything is right for you. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
NHS Health Services
Providing high quality community and specialist services to people
0844 264 3614
Updated: 08/09/2021
Find out more about Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust - Chat Health

Local Offer
We strongly suggest contacting the service or activity before you use it. This way you can check all the details are correct and that everything is right for you. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Text Support Service
Text your School Nurse or Health Visitor anonymously
Updated: 08/09/2021
Find out more about Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust - Chat Health

Children and Genetic Eye Clinic Liaison Officer (ECLO)

Local Offer
Specialist treatment for eye conditions
The ECLO works with medical staff and eye clinics to provide a link with local council services and community services.

Age

From 0 to 18 years old, any age with genetic condition
0161 701 4258 or 07989 145 471
Central Oxford Road, Manchester
Updated: 01/11/2021
Find out more about Children and Genetic Eye Clinic Liaison Officer (ECLO)

Children and Young People Learning Disability's nursing team in Oldham (NHS Pennine Care)

Local Offer
Registered learning disability nurse team
Support for children and young people with a diagnosed learning disability around the activities of daily living including positive behaviour support, specialist nursing assessments, interventions and parent training

Age

From 0 to 16 years old
0161 770 3770
Level 6, Civic Centre, OL1 1UT
Updated: 01/11/2021
Find out more about Children and Young People Learning Disability's nursing team in Oldham (NHS Pennine Care)

Children's Additional and Complex Needs Speech and Language Therapy

Local Offer
Speech therapy, support, advice
A service is for children and young people with additional or complex needs, communication difficulties or swallowing problems.

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
0161 470 4260
Featherstall Road South, OL9 7AY
Updated: 07/11/2019
Find out more about Children's Additional and Complex Needs Speech and Language Therapy

Children's Occupational Therapy

Local Offer
Children's physical support and assessment
An open referral system for advice about equipment. For other assessments, referrals by Health, Social Care professionals or school staff

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
0161 357 5124
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
Updated: 16/07/2021
Find out more about Children's Occupational Therapy

Children's Therapy - NHS Services in Oldham

Local Offer
Support and advice service
Children's therapy services in Oldham

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
0161 624 0420 (switchboard)
Various venues in Oldham
Updated: 05/11/2019
Find out more about Children's Therapy - NHS Services in Oldham

Community Genetics

Local Offer
Genetic condition

Age

Any age
0161 484 1252 / 07814 549 893
Updated: 16/09/2019
Find out more about Community Genetics

Eye Clinic Liaison Officer (RNIB)

Local Offer
Support, advice and eye health care
We offer immediate support to people experiencing sight loss from the point of diagnosis.

Age

All ages (birth to adult)
07515 192 223
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
Updated: 07/07/2020
Find out more about Eye Clinic Liaison Officer (RNIB)

Macmillan Allied Health Professionals (Link Centre)

Local Offer
Physical and psychological health: support and assessment
0161 770 2300 option 7
Updated: 12/09/2019
Find out more about Macmillan Allied Health Professionals (Link Centre)

Mental Health Foundation

Local Offer
We strongly suggest contacting the service or activity before you use it. This way you can check all the details are correct and that everything is right for you. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Charity and research organisation
Our mission is to help people understand, protect and sustain their mental health.Prevention is at the heart of what we do.

Age

Any age
020 7803 110
Updated: 12/10/2021
Find out more about Mental Health Foundation

NHS 111 service

Local Offer
Information and advice
NHS England has produced a short film to help people with a learning disability, autism or both, understand how and when to access the service, and what to expect.

Age

All ages
111
Updated: 01/11/2021
Find out more about NHS 111 service

NHS Choices Transition Planning

Local Offer
Information and advice

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
Updated: 01/11/2021
Find out more about NHS Choices Transition Planning

Northside Ward (Oldham)

Local Offer
Mental health treatment
A mental health service inpatient ward, caring for people with acute or chronic mental health illness.

Age

From 18 years old
0161 716 2246/2247
Royal Oldham Hospital, OL1 2JH
Updated: 04/12/2019
Find out more about Northside Ward (Oldham)

Oldham Adult Community Physiotherapy Team

Local Offer
Professional care, physiotherapy
Assessment and care to those who need therapy, at home, in a care home or day centre: guiding and facilitating people to manage their condition.

Age

From 18 years old
0161 622 4311
Waddington Street, OL9 6EE
Updated: 04/12/2019
Find out more about Oldham Adult Community Physiotherapy Team

Oldham Adult Musculoskeletal Physio Service

Local Offer
Support and advice, physiotherapy
Treatment of patients with problems including back, neck and shoulder pain, soft tissue injuries, arthritic problems, headaches and dizziness.

Age

From 18 years old
0161 484 1375
Featherstall Road South, OL9 7AY
Updated: 04/12/2019
Find out more about Oldham Adult Musculoskeletal Physio Service

Oldham Audiology Hearing Assessment & Hearing Aid

Local Offer
Support and advice, hearing assessment
Hearing assessment, hearing-aid fitting and management, aural rehabilitation and support for people who are hearing impaired or have tinnitus.

Age

Any age
01706 837 120
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
Updated: 12/12/2108
Find out more about Oldham Audiology Hearing Assessment & Hearing Aid

Oldham Cancer Family History Service

Local Offer
Support and advice group
A personalised risk assessment for people who are concerned or have an increased risk of developing certain inherited cancers.

Age

Any age
0161 909 8537/8539
Union Street West, OL8 1DL or Withins Road OL8 3QD
Updated: 04/12/2019
Find out more about Oldham Cancer Family History Service

Oldham Children with additional needs outreach team

Local Offer
Support and advice service
Advice and support to young children with complex health, sensory and developmental needs through play and learning.

Age

From 0 to 8 years old
0161 484 1252
Featherstall Road South, OL9 7AY
Updated: 11/02/2019
Find out more about Oldham Children with additional needs outreach team

Oldham Children's Community Nursing Team

Local Offer
Support , advice and health care
Qualified children's nurses and practitioners, who provide nursing care, support and education to children and young people.

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
0161 357 5115
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
Updated: 15/07/2021
Find out more about Oldham Children's Community Nursing Team

Oldham Children's Speech and Language Therapy Service

Local Offer
Speech and language therapy
Therapy for children and young people with speech, language and communication difficulties or swallowing problems, and for adults who stammer.

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
0161 357 5119
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
Updated: 15/07/2021
Find out more about Oldham Children's Speech and Language Therapy Service

Oldham Community Children and Young People Physiotherapy

Local Offer
Support, advice, physiotherapy for children
A comprehensive service for children to manage disability, accident, illness or other pathology, to enable as active and independent life as possible.

Age

From 0 to 17 years old
0161 357 5126
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
Updated: 15/07/2021
Find out more about Oldham Community Children and Young People Physiotherapy

Oldham Community Children's Nutrition and Dietetic Service

Local Offer
Support and advice service
We assess children with complex needs, including those who are tube fed, have faltering growth, food allergies or obesity issues.

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
0161 357 5125
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
Updated: 22/07/2021
Find out more about Oldham Community Children's Nutrition and Dietetic Service

Oldham Community Paediatric Service

Local Offer
Support and medical assessment for children with extra needs
Services and assessment for children with complex health needs like neuro developmental disorders, autism, dyspraxia, epilepsy and cerebral palsy.

Age

From 0 to 16 years old
0161 484 1252
Featherstall Road South, OL9 7AY
Updated: 08/02/2019
Find out more about Oldham Community Paediatric Service

Oldham Community Specialist Palliative Care Team

Local Offer
Support, advice, palliative treatment
Support for people with cancer or other long term conditions: high quality pain and symptom control,and psychological support.

Age

Any age
0161 621 7190
Waddington Street, OL9 6EE
Updated: 06/05/2019
Find out more about Oldham Community Specialist Palliative Care Team

Oldham Diabetes Service

Local Offer
Support and advice service
The service is for adults who have diabetes, are registered with an Oldham GPand meet the service referral criteria.

Age

From 18 years old
0161 622 9162
Glodwick Road, OL4 1YN
Updated: 05/12/2019
Find out more about Oldham Diabetes Service

Oldham Macmillan 1-1 Support Team

Local Offer
Support and advice for people affected by cancer
Support to any adult affected by cancer: improving wellbeing and quality of life.

Age

From 18 years old
0161 621 7684
Hamilton Street, OL4 1DE
Updated: 07/07/2020
Find out more about Oldham Macmillan 1-1 Support Team

Oldham memory assessment and treatment service

Local Offer
Support, advice and treatment
A diagnostic and treatment service for dementia and support for people with dementia, their families and carers. A café for younger people.

Age

Any age
0161 716 2792
The Link Centre, Union Street, OL1 1DZ
Updated: 05/12/2019
Find out more about Oldham memory assessment and treatment service

Oldham Podiatry Department

Local Offer
Foot and leg problems: support, advice, treatment
A range of podiatric assessments and treatments for people with problems with the foot and lower limb.

Age

Any age
0161 621 3803
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
Updated: 05/12/2019
Find out more about Oldham Podiatry Department

Oldham Psychological Medicine Service

Local Offer
Psychological support, advice, treatment
Support for people with anxiety or low mood associated with persistent unexplained pain or medically unexplained conditions.

Age

From 18 years old
0161 716 2070/2071
Royal Oldham Hospital, OL1 2JH
Updated: 05/12/2019
Find out more about Oldham Psychological Medicine Service

Oldham Sexual Health

Local Offer
Sexual health advice
Call or drop in for sexual health advice.

Age

Any age
0300 3038565
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
Updated: 05/12/2019
Find out more about Oldham Sexual Health

Oldham Tissue Viability and Lymphoedema Service

Local Offer
Support, advice, specialist treatment
Expert knowledge in the prevention and treatment of chronic and complex wounds and oedema.

Age

Any age
0300 323 0464
Hamilton Street, OL4 1DE
Updated: 06/12/2019
Find out more about Oldham Tissue Viability and Lymphoedema Service

Oldham: Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust

Local Offer
Mental health and learning disability services
Help to keep you healthy and maximise your potential
Updated: 13/10/2021
Find out more about Oldham: Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust

Southside Ward (Oldham)

Local Offer
Mental health treatment
An adult mental health service inpatient ward, caring for people with acute/chronic mental health problems.

Age

From 18 years old
0161 716 2241
Royal Oldham Hospital, OL1 2JH
Updated: 14/04/2020
Find out more about Southside Ward (Oldham)

Stroke and Neuro team (Link Centre)

Local Offer
Support and advice, specialist treatment

Age

From 18 years old
0161 770 2300 option 2
Updated: 14/04/2020
Find out more about Stroke and Neuro team (Link Centre)

Vestacare Hydrotherapy Centre

Local Offer
Bathing and water treatment
A provider of life-enhancing, holistic and rehabilitating hydrotherapy, tailor-made for every individual need.

Age

Any age
0161 220 5840
Rochdale Road, M9 8AJ
Updated: 02/11/2021
Find out more about Vestacare Hydrotherapy Centre