Specialist Children's Nursing

We provide specialist nursing services for children and young people with complex health needs and learning difficulties.

Our specialist children’s nursing services work across Berkshire – Children’s Community Nursing in Berkshire East and Specialist School Nursing in Berkshire West.

Children’s Community Nursing in Berkshire East

Our Children’s Community Nursing service covers Bracknell, Slough, Windsor, Ascot and Maidenhead.

We provide nursing services to children and young people up to age 18 (or 19, if still in a special school) with complex health needs and learning difficulties.

Each of our specialist nurses has responsibility for one of the special schools within Berkshire East.

Our team also has the responsibility to carry out assessments on your child if they’ve been referred under the Continuing Healthcare criteria.

Our service supports branches at:

  • Arbour Vale School, Farnham Road, Farnham Royal, Slough, Berkshire, SL2 3AE
    01753 515560
  • Manor Green School, Elizabeth Hawkes Way, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL3 6EQ
    01628 513800
  • Kennel Lane School, Kennel Lane, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG42 2EX
    01344 483872
  • Priory School, Resource Unit, Orchard Avenue, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 6HE
    01628 600300

As well as providing services in schools, we can also provide specialist nursing services within your home, and we offer specialist training for parents and carers within the family home, in special schools and in local authority run leisure centres.

Specialist School Nursing in Berkshire West

We provide specialist nursing services for children and young people up to age 19 who have complex health needs and are enrolled within a special school.

Our specialist nurses are responsible for designing care plans for your child, with your help. We can also train staff in schools to carry out certain clinical procedures.

Our service supports branches at:

  • The Avenue School, Conway Close, Tilehurst, Reading, RG30 4BZ
    0118 9375554
  • Brookfield School, Sage Road, Tilehurst, Reading, RG31 6SW
    0118 9421382
  • Addington School, Woodlands Avenue, Woodley, Reading RG5 3EU
    0118 9669073
  • The Castle School, Love Lane, Donnington, Newbury, RG14 2JG
    01635 42976

Children’s Community Nursing in Berkshire East

We accept referrals from health services, education professionals and social care workers, parents and carers, and young people themselves.

Complete our online referral form

If your referral is urgent, please phone 0300 365 1234.

If your child’s referral is accepted, we’ll contact you within 48 hours if your child has an immediate nursing need, or within five working days if your child’s nursing needs are routine. If the referral isn’t accepted, we’ll inform you straight away.

If you require nursing help outside normal working hours, please contact your GP or nearest walk-in centre.

Specialist School Nursing in Berkshire West

Our Specialist School Nurses deliver health and nursing care to all children and young people attending special schools in West Berkshire so no referral is required.

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