Community Children's and Diana Nurses
Services and organisations that have the Local Offer flash have filled out inclusion information, meaning that they meet the needs of people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)
These are teams of specialist qualified nurses who support children with complex health needs and their families. They work closely
Community Children’s Nurses
Community children’s nurses will support your child at home or another setting in the local community. The team will administer intravenous medication, provide nursing support to children who are dependent on ‘technology’ e.g. are tube fed or have a tracheostomy and also provide palliative and end of life care. Their aim is to prevent or reduce the amount of time your child needs to spend in hospital. To help you and your child, they will provide information, resources and support to help your child be as independent as possible. They will work with you and the other health staff and organisations who support your child’s health and wellbeing. with the Short Break and Home Care Service.
Diana Children’s Nurses
The Diana Children’s Nurses were established as a tribute to Diana Princess of Wales, reflecting her empathy and compassion for children with disabilities, life threatening and life limiting conditions. These nurses will work with you, your child and the other organisations involved in the health and wellbeing of your child. Referrals can be accepted from any professional involved with the child or young person.
Who to contact
Where to go
- Children's Services Care Management Centre
Truro Health Park
- TR1 2JA
- Referral required
- Referral details
Existing referrals and enquiries
Contact the Children's Services Care Management Centre on the number above.
Contact the Early Help Hub by calling 01872 322277, or use the referral form attached.