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Community Children's Physiotherapy


Service Description

The Children's Community Physiotherapy Service provides a service to children and young people aged 0-19 years who are referred for physiotherapy and have a Tower Hamlets GP or attend a local school. Referrals are accepted for movement or mobility problems caused by injury, surgery, pain, disability and developmental delays.

High quality assessment, diagnosis, treatment, advice and management for all children referred is provided for Tower Hamlets residents. Service delivery is provided in the most appropriate and convenient setting so may be based in clinics, homes, nurseries or schools.

The activities that we provide are:
• Hydrotherapy
• Orthotics clinics and gait analysis
• Serial Casting
• Lycra Clinic
• Developmental Clinic
• Exercise Groups
• Seating and Wheel Chair Clinic Input
• Special Schools Input
• Mainstream Schools and Nursery Input

Suitable for ages

Age of Users
From 0 years to 19 years



Questions & Answers

Are The Premises Accessible For Wheelchair Users?
Can Families Self-Refer To The Service?
Do You Have A Waiting List?
Do You Have Child Protection Policies And Procedures
Eligibility - Can The Service Be Accessed By Extended Family Members Or Carers
Has A Service Description?

Further Information

Provider Type
Health Services
Delivery Channels
In Person Office / Premises Schools Children's Centres Home Visit Case Work
Referral Criteria
Via Gp Or Other Health Professional Via School Via Social Care Professional