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Coronavirus - Changes to our services

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, some of our non-urgent services have been temporarily suspended and others are operating with reduced hours. Find out about service changes here.

Moving and Handling Services

This part of the website is being designed specifically for GPs, Clinical Commissioning groups, care homes and other care professionals who need the service referral information or access to Trust policies and care leaflets.

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.

Service contacts information

  • Moving and Handling/ Community Equipment Stores
    Unit D7
    Hortonwood 7
    Telford
    Shropshire
    TF1 7GP
    Tel: 01952 677691

Contact the Service Manager

Moving and Handling Advisor/Service Lead
Tel: 01952 677691

Contact key clinician(s)

  • Helen Parks
    Tel: 01952 677691
Next review due: 1 September 2020