Support for children with additional needs or disabilities
Phoenix Children's Resource Centre
The Phoenix Centre offers a range of developmental, educational, therapy and medical services for children who have, or who are likely to have, additional needs or disabilities. Multi-agency services are located at the Phoenix and work with children and families across the borough.
Professionals involved include Community Consultant Paediatricians, Physiotherapists, Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and Clinical Psychologists. They offer assessment advice and support services for children with developmental delay, speech/language delay/disorder, motor co-ordination difficulties, autistic spectrum disorder, ADHD and emotional or behavioural difficulties.
Facilities at the centre
- classrooms, medical rooms and a sensory room
- soft play;
- hydrotherapy pool;
- specialist ICT equipment;
- specialist resources, equipment, toy and book library;
- specialist outdoor play facilities.