The Children with Disabilities Team works exclusively with children who have profound and significant learning and/or physical disabilities or life-threatening illnesses and their families.
The team have come from a variety of backgrounds including education, residential settings, adult services and housing. There is a wide range of support available to family ranging from bespoke parenting packages to attending various professional meetings.
The Children with Disabilities Team work closely with the specialist schools for children with severe learning difficulties, moderate learning difficulties, and communication and interaction difficulties as well as health professionals and various charities that are based in Milton Keynes.
The team also offer a duty/signposting service to enable you to explore both specialist and mainstream clubs and social groups for your family to go to. This desk is open Monday – Friday from 9.30am – 1pm. The phone will be answered during this time. If you ring after these times then you will be able to leave a voicemail message and your call will be returned the next working day. You can call them on 01908 253 617.
The Children with Disabilities Team is based at:
Milton Keynes Council
Central Milton Keynes