Helping families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole to find local childcare, services and activities
A range of health services are available locally for children and young people with SEND.
These inlcude universal services available to all such as GPs, pharmacists, dentists, optometrists and hospitals and a number of specialist and targeted services including:
The Paediatric Speech and Language Therapy Service
The Community Adult Speech and Language Therapy Service
Children's Therapy Service
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)
Hearing and Vision Support Services
Use the age tabs or purple lozenges to find information on other local services.
Designated Clinical Officer
The Designated Clinical Officer (DCO) supports BCP Council and Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (Dorset CCG) to meet its statutory responsibilities for children and young people with special education needs and/or disabilities (SEND).
The DCO for Dorset CCG is Steve Clarke. You can contact him on firstname.lastname@example.org
The Local Offer is here to respond to your needs. Please help us to make improvements by providing feedback and advising us of any services that are not yet listed on the directory. You can contact us by telephoning 01202 261999 or email us at email@example.com