Specialist learning disability and autism liaison nurses
Karen and Catherine help people with a learning disability /autistic people to have their health needs met in our hospitals.
How can we help?
Support with emergency admissions.
Support with planned appointments and procedures
Support you during your
stay in hospital
Support your families and carers
Help with planning to go home
We work closely with the community teams and care providers in the area.
We give training and support to staff in the hospital.
Make letters and leaflets easy to read and understand
Suggest Reasonable adjustments
Support with communication and ensure people’s voices are heard
Help with decision making
We want you to feel:
Please wash your hands before entering and after leaving hospital.
Use the hand gel when you enter and leave the ward.
If you would like any help please ring us on: 01296 316991
Karen: 07876 231051
Catherine: 07818 646262
Monday to Friday 8.30am – 4.00pm