Moving and Handling Services

This section aims to provide General Practitioners (GPs) and members of Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) with some more detailed information about our services. The information below is updated regularly, but, if you need to find out more detailed information about a specific service or have a very specific question about the service or referral pathway, then please contact the service manager or the key clinician detailed opposite.

You can also view the page that provides information for patients or carers by clicking the link below.

Moving and Handling Services

Types of patients regularly seen

The service normally sees people with a long term disability including:

  • neurological trauma (head injuries)
  • spinal injuries
  • elderly/frail people
  • children born with congenital conditions

Patients not seen by this service

This service is currently available to residents within the Telford and Wrekin area.

Frequently asked questions

Do we see children?

Yes we do both advisors have done handling children courses, joint working may be appropriate with referrer /children trained professional.