Hub - covering: London, North East and South East Bowley Close Regional Specialist Rehabilitation Centre, Farquhar Road London SE19 1SZ Tel: 020 3049 7751 Fax: 020 3049 7703 Contact: Charlotte Sax (SLT) and/or Wendy Garnett (OT) Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.guysandstthomas.nhs.uk/ACS Service Area covered London boroughs of: Barking and Dagenham, Bromley Bexley, Greenwich, Havering, Lambeth, Lewisham, Newham, Redbridge, Southwark, Waltham Forest Population served All age rangesClients with a permanent physical and/or communication disability. Clients must have a significant functional impairment which prevents them from being as independent as possible where all other standard solutions have been tried and are deemed inappropriate. Scale Number of referrals per year average 90 Services provided AssessmentConsultancy (telephone and face to face)Training (clients and staff teams)LoanProvision of some equipment (e.g. switches/mounts) See http://www.evelinalondon.nhs.uk/ACSSupport re applications for funding for equipmentOngoing support (including review system for clients with rapidly progressing conditions and students in special schools). Staffing Clinical Specialist Occupational Therapist Band 8a x0.7 WTE + full time locumClinical Specialist Speech and Language Therapist Band 8a x1 WTE + Full time locumRehabilitation Engineer Band 6 x0.4 WTEFull time Clinical ScientistAdministrator Band 3 x0.6 WTEService Manager (Wheelchair service and Assistive Technology) Band 8a x1 WTE Funded by NHS (hosted by Southwark PCT)Rehab engineering services are provided under contract from Kings College Hospital Permanent or project Permanent Year set up Circa 1995 Referral process Referrals should be made on the Southwark PCT Assistive Technology Team Referral Form. Referrals are accepted form health, social care and education professionals. Referrals are accepted by post, fax and email.