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

Professional Resources

This section of the website is designed to help all health professionals supporting people with a learning disability to understand the following for example

Where to make referrals too

Links to current information about the health and well-being of people with a learning disability.

Guidance on eligibility to screening programmes and issues with capacity and consent.

Public health campaigns

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

Beverley Brown and Matthew Rutherford help deliver important teaching to Doctors and Nurses in Sunderland.

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