Community Team for People with Learning Disabilities (CTPLD)
Our service comprises both community teams for people with learning disabilities (CTPLD’s) and the Intensive Support Team (IST).
The CTPLD’s 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.
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, psychologist, occupational therapists and speech and language therapists is also supported by a duty clinician role to respond to urgent and deteriorating needs.
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 our teams direct.
South of the County
Telephone: 01604 657700
North of the County
St Mary's Hospital,
Telephone: 01536 410141
Mon-Fri: 9.00- 17.00
Contact details for Community Team for People with learning Disabilities
St. Mary’s Hospital
Phone: 01536 452300
Fax: 01536 452358
2nd Floor – Newland House
Phone: 01604 651100
Fax: 01604 658991