Daily life is made up of many occupations such as:
We work with the child or young person and their family to identify meaningful goals. We complete a range of assessments to identify any barriers to a child’s occupational performance and use graded meaningful activities to maintain, develop and maximise their independence in their daily occupations.
Children’s Occupational Therapy Department: 0191 402 8067
Children’s Occupational Therapy Department: 0191 569 9123
Monday- Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm
Children’s Occupational Therapy
Palmer Community Hospital
South Tyneside Children’s Occupational Therapy Team Lead- Judith Colborn
Sunderland Children’s Occupational Therapy Team Lead- Nichola Sykes.
Children can be referred by any health professional. Referrals are accepted for Children and Young People living in South Tyneside, with a South Tyneside GP.
Children can be referred to Children’s Occupational Therapy via their Sunderland Royal Hospital Paediatric Consultant. Referrals are accepted for children living in Sunderland with a Sunderland GP.