Adults' Community Teams for People with Learning Disabilities (CTPLD) - NHFT
How to contact this service
NHFT hosts two community teams for people with learning disabilities (CTPLDs) and the Intensive Support Team (IST).
The CTPLDs provide specialist healthcare service for people who have a learning disability (IQ below 70) and health need that requires input. The focus is on supporting people with learning disabilities and related health needs to lead happier, healthier, and more fulfilling lives. The teams are made up of up of skilled multi-disciplinary practitioners, clinicians, and nurses.
The IST provides community assessment and treatment to adults with learning disabilities experiencing mental ill health or behaviour that challenges. This multi-disciplinary team (of nurses, a psychologist, occupational therapists, and speech and language therapists) is supported by a duty clinician who responds to urgent and deteriorating needs.
NHFT also has a respite ward for short stays.
Who is this service for? All ages with a learning disability (IQ below 70).
How to access this service: Referral is by a healthcare professional or contact the teams direct.
CTPLD Team - South of the County 2nd Floor, Newland House, Campbell Square, Northampton NN1 5EBTelephone: 0300 027 0700
CTPLD Team - North of the County Carey Block, St Mary's Hospital, London Road, Kettering NN15 7PWTelephone: 0300 027 4000
Learning Disabilities - Inpatients Respite 1 Willow Close, Upton, Northampton NN5 6UHTelephone: 01604 588657
Learning Disabilities - Intensive Support Team (IST) 2nd Floor, Newland House, Campbell Square, Northampton NN1 5EBTelephone: 0300 027 0650
- Additional languages
- Translation and/or Interpreting Available on Request
- Age range
- Suitable for ages from 18 years to 100 years
- Referral Route
- GP or Healthcare Referral
- Self Referral
- Type of Service
- Health Services
- Eligibility Criteria
- Age Range - Adulthood
- Special Educational Needs or a Disability (SEND)
- Provider Category
- Specialist Services - For those who require longer-term support
- Special Needs
- Learning Disabilities
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Last updated 06 July 2023