We provide Specialist Physiotherapy services for adults with a learning disability. Physiotherapists are specialists in assessing problems with movement and posture. We provide advice in postural care; individualised exercise programmes through individual and group therapy. We assess people who have difficulty walking or with general mobility and may recommend suitable walking aids for after assessment.
Who is it for?
We are here for people aged 18 and over who have a learning disability.
Who will you see?
You will be seen by a Specialist Physiotherapists who will assess your needs and provide specialist advice and treatment.
A team of other professionals can help depending on your needs which include Learning Disability Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Psychologist, Speech and Language Therapists and Therapy Assistants.
Where and when is this service available?
We are here Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. Contact us at the address below to arrange an appointment:
Tel: 01744 457278
Fax: 01744 457258
Crow Wood Lane
Tel: 0151 495 5300
Fax: 0151 495 5360
St Helens & Knowsley Physiotherapy
23 Cumber Lane
Tel: 0151 426 5885
What do I do next if I think this service may help?
You can contact us for an appointment or any of your relatives, carers, health care professional or day centre staff can refer you.
Who can I contact to find out more?
If you have any questions please contact your local Specialist Physiotherapist on the above numbers or write to the address above.