We want to help our patients stay out of hospital wherever possible and receive their care within the community or in the comfort of their own home. We have a range of specialist services that allows us to provide this including community nurses, health visitors and recovery at home.

We have over 50 community services across Sunderland and South Tyneside including:

 

Acute Intermediate Care Therapy Team

We are a team of Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and therapy support workers. We provide rehabilitation to patients who are housebound. Our aim is to maximise people’s independence. We are also involved in helping to prevent hospital admission and can provide walking aids and manual handling equipment along with a rehabilitation exercise programme. We support patients following discharge from hospital and aim to help them regain their previous level of function. We are based in the community and in Haven Court bed based rehabilitation unit.

Contact Us

0191 283 1593

Finding Us

Clarendon, Windmill Way, Hebburn NE31 1AT

Our Team

Rob Holland- Lead Therapist

Community Integration Care Team

The Community Integration Care Team includes community nurses and social care staff. It provides expert health and social care and advice in a variety of care settings. These may include health centres, GP surgeries, primary care centres, residential homes and the patient’s own home.

The service aims to encourage patients and carers to be involved in the care the service delivers and works in partnership with other agencies to enable the patient to remain in their home whenever possible. To provide care for people with the management of long term conditions, end of life care, acute and chronic conditions also social care needs and where possible to promote wellbeing and independence.

Contact Us

0191 2831381/0191 2831073/0191 283107

Finding Us

Clarendon, Windmill Way, Hebburn, Tyne and Wear

Our Team

Our teams consist of District Nurses, Staff Nurses, Health Care Assistants, Community Matrons, Occupational Therapy, Social Workers and the voluntary sector representative.

We operate a Single Point of Access for all referrals, that are made into the service to ensure the patient receives the right care from the right nurse at the right time.