Adults' Community Teams for People with Learning Disabilities (CTPLD) - NHFT

Type of service:
Health Services
Address:
c/o Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, St Mary’s Hospital, London Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN15 7PW
Telephone number:
0300 027 1717
Email address:
Service description:

NHFT hosts two community teams for people with learning disabilities (CTPLDs) and the Intensive Support Team (IST).

The CTPLDs provide specialist healthcare service for people who have a learning disability (IQ below 70) and health need that requires input. The focus is on supporting people with learning disabilities and related health needs to lead happier, healthier, and more fulfilling lives. The teams are made up of up of skilled multi-disciplinary practitioners, clinicians, and nurses.

The IST provides community assessment and treatment to adults with learning disabilities experiencing mental ill health or behaviour that challenges. This multi-disciplinary team (of nurses, a psychologist, occupational therapists, and speech and language therapists) is supported by a duty clinician who responds to urgent and deteriorating needs.

NHFT also has a respite ward for short stays, and the 'Opportunities for You' team who offer care for people with learning disabilities.

Who is this service for? All ages with a learning disability (IQ below 70).

How to access this service: Referral is by a healthcare professional or contact the teams direct.

Locations:

CTPLD Team - South of the County
2nd Floor, Newland House, Campbell Square, Northampton NN1 5EB
Telephone: 01604 657700

CTPLD Team - North of the County
Carey Block, St Mary's Hospital, London Road, Kettering NN15 7PW
Telephone: 01536 410141

Learning Disabilities - Inpatients Respite
1 Willow Close, Upton, Northampton NN5 6UH
Telephone: 01604 588657

Learning Disabilities - Intensive Support Team (IST)
2nd Floor, Newland House, Campbell Square, Northampton NN1 5EB
Telephone: 01536 452149

Learning Disabilities - Opportunities for You
Carey Block, St Mary's Hospital, London Road, Kettering NN15 7PW
Telephone: 01536 452300

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Cost:
Free
Age range:
18 years - 100 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • G.P or health referral
  • Self referral
Last updated on:
15/09/2022
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