Providing useful information for people with learning disabilities, their carers and all health professionals

Community Learning Disability Teams

Getting Help from Learning Disability Services

There is a fantastic service offered by Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust which is the

Community Treatment Team for People with Learning Disabilities.

We cover

Physical Health

Positive Behaviour Approaches

Mental Health

Take a look at our leaflet to see who  is on the team and how they can help you.

Download Getting Help From Learning Disability Services.

Easy Read Health Action Plans

Contact Us

  • Health and Transitions Team
  • 2nd Floor
  • Monkwearmouth Hospital
  • Newcastle Road
  • Sunderland, SR5 1NB
Telephone 07468 710819

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Latest News

Health Promotion Team, Community Learning Disability Team, St Benedicts Hospice and Sunderland People First win Highly commended Linda McEnhill Award

On the 13th of June 2018, Ashley Murphy (Health Promotion Team) Shaleen Mercer (Community Learning disability Team) Lisa […]


Fantastic time was had by all at our Learning disability and Autism Health Event 21st May 2018

              Ashley Murphy, Learning Disability and Autism Primary Care Programme Manager, NTW […]