Health & Specialist Services

At Cherry Road we work with you and health care services to provide the emotional and physical support you need and adapt your support in response to changes in your life and health.

We encourage a multi agency approach, where you can to access health care services within the centre in. We have close working links to health providers, working with psychologists , physios every week within the day centre. We can directly you to healthcare professional within  a maximum of 6 to 8 week referral period.

For people with high support needs and ongoing health problems, connections to healthcare remain open through consultation

This includes-

  • Community Learning Disabilities Team (NHS)
  • Learning Disability Nursing
  • Speech and Language Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Dietetics
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Psychiatry

Lothian Primary Care NHS Trust

  • General Practitioners
  • District Nurses
  • Dentistry
  • Podiatry
  • Optician

Community Pharmacists – For advice and review of medications