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Action for sick children

Local Offer
Children and young people’s health services

Age

From 0 to 16 years old
0161 486 6788
Updated:05/09/2019
Find out more about Action for sick children

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
Level 6, Civic Centre, OL1 1UT
0161 770 3770
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
Oldham Road, OL2 8SZ
01244 678 629
Find out more about B.I.R.D - Brain Injury Rehabilitation & Development

Bladder and Bowel UK

Local Offer
Bladder and bowel problems: support and advice
Support with managing bladder or bowel leakage problems.

Age

All ages
Priestley Road, M28 2LY
0161 607 8219
Updated: 10/09/2019
Find out more about Bladder and Bowel UK

Changing Places

Local Offer
Toilets for disabled people: Support and campaign
Campaign for people who cannot use standard accessible toilets.

Age

Any age
Various venues
0207 803 2876
Updated: 18/09/2019
Find out more about Changing Places

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
Central Oxford Road, Manchester
0161 701 4258 or 07989 145 471
Updated: 18/09/2019
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
Level 6, Civic Centre, OL1 1UT
0161 770 3770
Updated: 16/09/2019
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
Featherstall Road South, OL9 7AY
0161 484 1252
Updated: 19/09/2019
Find out more about Children's Additional and Complex Needs Speech and Language Therapy

Children's Occupational Therapy

Local Offer
Children's physical and psychological health: support and assessment
An open referral system for advice about equipment. For other assessments, referrals by GPs, paediatricians and school nurses

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
0161 621 3604
Updated: 08/02/2019
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
Various venues in Oldham
Updated: 02/09/2019
Find out more about Children's Therapy - NHS Services in Oldham

Children/Family Community Support Service

Local Offer
Support and advice service
We provide children and families with support in their homes, community or to enjoy a holiday break, after school and school holiday support.

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
Cheadle, SK8 1JE
0161 283 4874
Updated: 13/05/2019
Find out more about Children/Family Community Support Service

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

Decision Making Toolkit

Local Offer
Information and guidance

Age

Any age
Updated: 11/12/2018
Find out more about Decision Making Toolkit

Disability Rights UK

Local Offer
Information and advice

Age

Any age
East Bay Lane, E20 3BS
0330 995 0400
Update: 13/06/2019
Find out more about Disability Rights UK

Disability Rights UK - Radar Key

Local Offer
Information and advice

Age

All ages
0330 995 0400 (this is not an advice line)
Updated: 31/05/2019
Find out more about Disability Rights UK - Radar Key

Disabled Living

Local Offer
Information and Advice

Age

Any age
Priestley Rd, M28 2LY
0161 607 8200
Updated: 18/07/2018
Find out more about Disabled Living

Dyspraxia Foundation

Local Offer
Support and advice group
A resource and information centre for those wishing to learn more about dyspraxia, its diagnosis and treatment.

Age

Any age
Admin - 01462 455016 Helpline - 01462 455052
Updated: 13/11/2018
Find out more about Dyspraxia Foundation

Family Support Services - Together Trust

Local Offer
Support for carers of children and young people with extra needs
Special services to enable families to get the help they need for children and young people to get the best from school and home life.

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
Cheadle, SK8 1JE
0161 283 4766
Updated: 09/01/2019
Find out more about Family Support Services - Together Trust

Francis House Children's Hospice

Local Offer
Hospice and Respite care

Age

From 0 to 14 years old
390 Parrswood Road, M20 5NA
0161 434 4118
Find out more about Francis House Children's Hospice

Guide Dogs for the Blind

Local Offer
Mobility support for people with a visual impairment
We have over 20 years' experience supporting children and young people with vision impairment.

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
0118 983 5555
Updated: 11/09/2019
Find out more about Guide Dogs for the Blind

Henshaws Society for Blind People

Local Offer
Visual impairment support and advice service
Expert support, advice and training to enable people living with sight loss to become more independent.

Age

Any age
Phone 0151 708 7055
Updated: 15/05/2019
Find out more about Henshaws Society for Blind People

Home Start Oldham, Stockport and Tameside

Local Offer
Support and advice for parents
Supporting parents in situations like isolation, bereavement, multiple births, illness, disability, or who are finding parenting a struggle.

Age

From 0 to 5 years old
Trafalgar Square, OL7 0LL
0161 344 0669
Updated: 09/05/2019
Find out more about Home Start Oldham, Stockport and Tameside

I CAN

Local Offer
Young people's education and care, support and assessment
Working with the people who educate, care for, support and advise 0 - 19 year olds and their and families.

Age

From 0 to 20 years old
0845 225 4073 or 020 7843 2510
Updated: 11/12/2018
Find out more about I CAN

Independent Complaints Advocacy

Local Offer
Complaints about the NHS: support and advice
If you're not satisfied with the service you've experienced from a hospital, doctor, dentist, local surgery, you are entitled to complain.

Age

Any age
Chorlton Street, M1 3FH
0808 801 0390
Updated: 13/06/2019
Find out more about Independent Complaints Advocacy

Independent Options Community Support

Local Offer
Support and advice for children with special needs
Supporting children and young people with additional needs to participate in mainstream activities with their peers.

Age

From 0 to 26 years old
Various venues
0161 456 6502
Updated: 11/12/2018
Find out more about Independent Options Community Support

Key to the Door

Local Offer
Support for families facing problems
Support for families who are isolated and face issues like social exclusion, domestic violence, low income or low education.

Age

Parents under 26
Corkland Street, OL6 6QT
0161 633 9242
Updated: 10/12/2018
Find out more about Key to the Door

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)

Mencap

Local Offer
Support, advice and professional care at home
Home care support

Age

Any age
Golden Lane, EC1Y 0RT
0300 003 7007
Updated: 18/07/2018
Find out more about Mencap

Mental Health Foundation

Local Offer
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: 04/02/2019
Find out more about Mental Health Foundation

MERU

Local Offer
Products for disabled peole
Life-changing disability products for children and young people.

Age

From 0 to 25 years
01372 725 203
Updated: 10/12/2018
Find out more about MERU

MS Society

Local Offer
Multiple sclerosis: support and advice group
We support people diagnosed with MS and their carers: social activities and yoga every Wednesday morning.

Age

Any age
01706 841 759 or 07890 606 485
Updated: 05/02/2019
Find out more about MS Society

My Adult - Still My Child

Local Offer
Information and advice

Age

From 16 years old
0808 8088 100 (free helpline)
Updated: 05/02/2019
Find out more about My Adult - Still My Child

National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS)

Local Offer
Support and advice service
Free information on childhood hearing loss including: education, audiology, benefits, technology, communication, parenting.

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
0808 800 8880 or 020 7014 5919
Updated: 19/11/2018
Find out more about National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS)

National Teaching and Advisory Service

Local Offer
Children with special needs: education support service
Teaching, advice and support for children with SEN and their families. We work with young people who can’t access other education.

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
0845 373 6886
Updated: 10/12/2108
Find out more about National Teaching and Advisory Service

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
Updated: 05/02/2019
Find out more about NHS 111 service

NHS Choices Transition Planning

Local Offer
Information and advice

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
Updated: 05/02/2019
Find out more about NHS Choices Transition Planning

Noah's ART - animal assisted therapy

Local Offer
Therapy through animals
In this competitive world, we often feel alone, unhappy and disconnected.

Age

Any age
Dukinfield, SK16 5AU
07973 453 942
Updated: 19/11/2018
Find out more about Noah's ART - animal assisted therapy

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
Royal Oldham Hospital, OL1 2JH
0161 716 2246/2247
Find out more about Northside Ward (Oldham)

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
Featherstall Road South, OL9 7AY
0161 484 1375
Updated: 05/02/2019
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
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
01706 837 120
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
Union Street West, OL8 1DL or Withins Road OL8 3QD
0161 909 8537 / 8539
Updated: 11/02/2019
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
Featherstall Road South, OL9 7AY
0161 484 1252
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
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
0161 621 3870
Updated: 11/02/2019
Find out more about Oldham Children's Community Nursing Team

Oldham Children's Epilepsy Service

Local Offer
Support and advice service
Advice and information to support children and families; epilepsy awareness sessions for schools, nurseries and individual care plans.

Age

From 0 to 18 years old
Featherstall Road South, OL9 7AY
0161 484 1252
Updated: 11/02/2019
Find out more about Oldham Children's Epilepsy Service

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
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
0161 621 3666
Updated: 11/02/2019
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
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
0161 621 3500
Updated: 03/05/2019
Find out more about Oldham Community Children and Young People Physiotherapy

Oldham Community Dental Service (CDS)

Local Offer
Dentists
Treatment and care for those whose special requirements cannot be met by general dental practice.

Age

Any age
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
0161 621 3614
Find out more about Oldham Community Dental Service (CDS)

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
Featherstall Road South, OL9 7AY
0161 484 1252
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
Waddington Street, OL9 6EE
0161 621 7190
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
Glodwick Road, OL4 1YN
0161 622 9162
Updated: 06/02/2019
Find out more about Oldham Diabetes Service

Oldham Diabetes Voluntary Support Group

Local Offer
Support and advice group
A group run by people who have diabetes, providing help, advice and support to fellow sufferers, their families, friends and carers.

Age

Any age
13 Primrose Bank, OL8 1HQ
07754 476 369 or 0161 624 0997
Updated:15/01/2019
Find out more about Oldham Diabetes Voluntary Support Group

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
Hamilton Street, OL4 1DE
0161 621 7684
Updated: 07/03/2019
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
The Link Centre, Union Street, OL1 1DZ
0161 716 2792
Updated: 06/02/2019
Find out more about Oldham memory assessment and treatment service

Oldham Memory Service

Local Offer
Memory and dementia: support and advice service
Assessment and diagnosis of people with memory problems: ongoing support and information to live well with the condition

Age

From 18 years old
The Link Centre, Union Street, OL1 1DZ
0161 716 2792
Updated: 07/03/2019
Find out more about Oldham Memory Service

Oldham Parent Carer Forum (POINT)

Local Offer
Parent/carer forum

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
0161 503 1555
Updated: 23/04/2019
Find out more about Oldham Parent Carer Forum (POINT)

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
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
0161 621 3803
Updated: 06/02/2019
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
Royal Oldham Hospital, OL1 2JH
0161 716 2070/2071
Updated: 06/02/2019
Find out more about Oldham Psychological Medicine Service

Oldham Quality and Effectiveness Support Team (QEST)

Local Offer
Specialist advice and support in school
Advisory Specialist Teachers and Teaching Assistants who work with children, young people and staff in mainstream educational settings, schools and academies

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
Civic Centre, West Street, OL1 1UT
0161 770 3110
Updated: 11/09/2019
Find out more about Oldham Quality and Effectiveness Support Team (QEST)

Oldham SEND Information Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS)

Local Offer
Information and Advice Support Service
High quality information, advice and support for parents, carers, children and young people with a special educational need or disability.

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
Middleton Road, OL9 9LB
0161 503 1540
Updated: 04/09/2019
Find out more about Oldham SEND Information Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS)

Oldham Sexual Health

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

Age

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

Oldham Stoma Support Group

Local Offer
Ileostomy, colostomy, urostomy: support group
Support for anyone with a colostomy, urostomy or ileostomy. Information and updates on new products and changes in the NHS.

Age

Any age
The Link Centre, Union Street, OL1 1DZ
0779 995 9242
Updated: 25/09/2019
Find out more about Oldham Stoma Support Group

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
Hamilton Street, OL4 1DE
0161 621 7113
Find out more about Oldham Tissue Viability and Lymphoedema Service

Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust

Local Offer
Health care
Community and mental health services in hospitals and in the community.

Age

Any age
Old Street, OL6 7SR
Updated: 07/02/2019
Find out more about Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust

Positive Steps

Local Offer
Preparing for adulthood advice for young people with extra needs
Careers information, advice and guidance in schools and colleges for young people who have a special educational need or disability.

Age

From 13 to 25 years old
Union Street, OL1 1DJ
0161 621 9574
Updated: 13/06/2019
Find out more about Positive Steps

Pure Innovations

Local Offer
Financial support and advice service
Bespoke services for people with an individual budget: 1:1 support, catering, community access projects, volunteering and work opportunities.

Age

From 16 years old
Park Road, OL8 2AX
0161 628 8224
Updated: 07/05/2019
Find out more about Pure Innovations

Rainbow Trust Children's Charity

Local Offer
Support for seriously ill children and their families
0161 628 2194
Updated: 02/07/2018
Find out more about Rainbow Trust Children's Charity

Rehab Jigsaw Limited

Local Offer
Specialist Support

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
03333 440783
Updated: 06/06/2019
Find out more about Rehab Jigsaw Limited

RNIB - Eye Clinic Information and Advice Service

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)
New Radcliffe Street, OL1 1NL
0161 621 3814 or 07515 192 223, (answerphone: please leave a message)
Updated: 11/09/2019
Find out more about RNIB - Eye Clinic Information and Advice Service

Rochdale, Oldham, Bury Epilepsy Society

Local Offer
Support and advice group
A support group for people with epilepsy, their family and friends. Information, meetings, speakers, social events and outings.

Age

Any age
Smith Street, OL16 1XU
0161 761 7140
Updated: 07/02/2019
Find out more about Rochdale, Oldham, Bury Epilepsy Society

Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)

Local Offer
Support and advice service
If you’re losing your sight or are blind or partially sighted, our practical and emotional support can help you face the future with confidence.

Age

From 16 years old
0303 123 9999
Updated: 12/03/2019
Find out more about Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)

Royal Society for Blind Children (RSBC)

Local Offer
Support and advice service
Support to any child who has a visual difficulty. We can help apply for benefits, equipment and holidays.

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
Updated: 05/03/2019
Find out more about Royal Society for Blind Children (RSBC)

Scope

Local Offer
Support, Information and Advice

Age

All ages
0808 800 3333
Updated: 13/06/2019
Find out more about Scope

SEND: Guide for parents/carers

Local Offer
Information and advice

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
Updated: 07/02/2019
Find out more about SEND: Guide for parents/carers

Sense Children's Specialist Services

Local Offer
Support and advice for people affected by deafblindness
Supporting and campaigning for deafblind people. Tailored support, advice and information as well as specialist services.

Age

From 0 to 20 years old
Wakefield, Yorkshire
0300 330 9256
Updated: 11/12/2018
Find out more about Sense Children's Specialist Services

Sensory and physical support services

Local Offer
Support and advice services
A specialist support service for children and young people

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
The Civic Centre, OL1 1UT
0161 770 1513
Updated: 12/09/2019
Find out more about Sensory and physical support services

Shaw and District Disabled Association

Local Offer
Support and advice group for disabled people
A craft group for people with a congenital impairment. We raise money for social events outside of the craft group.

Age

Any age
Oak Street, OL2 8EJ
0161 770 4786
Updated: 10/12/2018
Find out more about Shaw and District Disabled Association

Shaw Disability Association

Local Offer
Support and advice group for disabled people
Regular activities are free for disabled people but there is a small membership fee.

Age

Any age
Harper Square, OL2 8QS
01706 881646
Updated: 13/02/2019
Find out more about Shaw Disability Association

Sightline

Local Offer
Support and advice for families affected by visual impairment

Age

From 18 years old
0800 587 2252 (freephone but some networks may charge)
Updated: 08/05/2019
Find out more about Sightline

SMART Recovery Group

Local Offer
Addiction support, advice, therapy
Free face-to-face support to help people recover from all types of addictive behaviours, including alcohol and substance misuse.

Age

Any age
Greaves Street, OL1 1QN
0161 624 9595
Find out more about SMART Recovery Group

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
Royal Oldham Hospital, OL1 2JH
0161 716 2241
Updated: 08/10/2019
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: 12/09/2019
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
Rochdale Road, M9 8AJ
0161 220 5840
Updated: 30/09/2019
Find out more about Vestacare Hydrotherapy Centre

VI Talk

Local Offer
Support and advice for blind and partially sighted people
Supporting blind and partially sighted people, their families and friends, and those who works in the field of visual impairment.

Age

From 12 years old
0161 298 8255 (voicemail number)
Updated: 30/09/2019
Find out more about VI Talk

Young Epilepsy

Local Offer
Support and advice group

Age

All ages
01342 831342
Updated: 29/01/2019
Find out more about Young Epilepsy

Youth Council Champions

Local Offer
Youth Group

Age

From 11 to 21 years old
0161 770 3121
Updated: 21/01/2019
Find out more about Youth Council Champions