Hub - covering: West Midlands West Midlands Rehabilitation Centre, 91 Oak Tree Lane, Selly Oak Birmingham B29 6JA Tel: 0121 466 3050 Fax: 0121 471 3690 Contact: Jo Cartwright, Service Lead Email: [email protected] Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.bhamcommunity.nhs.uk/about-us/services/rehabilitation/act/ Service Area covered Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Herefordshire and West Midlands county (Birmingham, the Black Country and Coventry) Population served All ages Scale Currently have a target of 233 assessments per year, which includes people with need for augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), environmental control (EC) and computer access i.e. not solely an AAC service. Services provided Assessment provision and review of AAC. Other services provided to local teams to support the development and maintenance of care pathways such as:- Ongoing support- Training- Telephone helplineAlso responsible for West Midlands Environmental Control provision. Staffing Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists, Clinical Scientists and Technologist, Technicians, Stock team, Administrators, Training Support and Rehab Assistants. Funded by NHS England. ACT is part of Birmingham Community Health Care NHS Foundation Trust. Permanent or project Permanent Year set up 1983 Referral process Referrals are made via the ACT Referral and Advice Helpline on a Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9.00-16.00 telephone 0121 466 3028.