The person completing the referral form needs to hold one of the following positions:
MEDICAL • Consultant Paediatrician • General Practitioner • Health Visitor or C.S.N • Paediatric or specialist Physiotherapist • Occupational Therapist • Senior Portage Home Visitor • School Nurse • Medical Social Worker • Speech & Language Therapist
EDUCATIONAL Nursery/Pre-school – Leader/Manager (suitably qualified), SENCO; Primary or Secondary – Head teacher, Deputy Head teacher or SENCO; Special Schools – Head teacher, Deputy Head teacher, class teacher or Therapy Manager; Educational Psychologist
SOCIAL SERVICES • Paediatric Social worker • Family Link Co-ordinator • Children’s Team Manager • Disabled children’s Team manager
Speak to the family to ensure they are happy for you to make a referral. The referral form can be printed off and completed by hand. The form needs to be signed and posted to the referrals secretary at the address on the bottom of the form. Completing the form as fully as possible will enable the committee to process the application very quickly.
You can complete the form here: