We support the provision of healthcare for children across Telford and Wrekin.
The main provider of service delivery for children is Shropshire Community NHS Health Trust.
We commission third sector organisations such as Hope House Hospice, hospital services such as Children’s Audiology and a new 0-25’s child mental health service.
Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHs) Transformation Plan for Telford and Wrekin and Shropshire
The Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHs) pdf Transformation Plan for Telford and Wrekin and Shropshire (1.06 MB) is a joint plan for children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing services across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin. The document outlines what we know about the mental health needs of children and young people in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin. The plan also explains our current provision and journey so far in improving outcomes for children and young people as well as outlining our plans for further improvements.
Looked after children
The documents below give information about the National and Local guidance for the health and wellbeing of looked after children.
If you have any queries related to supporting looked after children in your role please contact:
Julie Harris, Named Nurse for Safeguarding Children
Telephone: 01952 580387
Write to: Safeguarding Children Team, Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust, Halesfield 6, Telford, TF7 4BF
Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, please click here to find more information related to SEND on Telford and Wrekin Council’s website.
Please follow click here to go to children’s complex care and personal health budgets.
Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin Local Transformation Plan
The Shropshire Telford & Wrekin Local Transformation Plan (LTP) continues to be led by children, young people and their families. There is one plan that covers two Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and two Local Authorities;
- NHS Shropshire CCG
- NHS Telford & Wrekin CCG
- Shropshire Council
- Telford & Wrekin Council
The above document refreshes the LTP submitted in October 2016 to secure improvements in children and young people’s emotional, psychological and mental health.