Guy’s and St Thomas’ Assistive Communication Service (GSTT ACS)

Hub – covering: London, North East and South East

Bowley Close Regional Specialist Rehabilitation Centre, Farquhar Road
London
SE19 1SZ
Tel: 020 3049 7751
Contact: Charlotte Sax (SLT) and/or Wendy Garnett (OT)
Email: gst-tr.acs-hub@nhs.net
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
Adults and children who meet the referral criteria

Scale
Number of referrals per year average 90

Services provided

  • AAC assessment, support and follow up/review
  • Loan Bank
  • Bespoke mounting
  • Consultancy and advice

Staffing

  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Rehabilitation Engineer (contracted through Kings College Hospital)
  • Technician
  • Administrator

Funded by
NHS

Permanent or project
Permanent

Year set up
Circa 1995

Referral process
Referrals form and criteria link.
Referrals can be sent by secure email or post.
Phone 0203 049 7751 to discuss potential referrals if required.