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Children's services


Children's services

To find out more about children's services, what we offer, where we are based, and how you can access them, click on the links below.

  • Children's Foot Health

The profession of podiatry has developed from its origins in chiropody to become a medical speciality d...

  • Children's Nutrition and Diet

Nutrition and dietetics offer patient assessment, diagnosis, care planning, treatment and education.

  • Children's Occupational Therapy

The team provides input to children who reside or attend school full-time in County Durham and Darlington.

  • Children's Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy is a profession that uses physical methods, such as massage and manipulation, to promote healing.

  • Health Visitors

Health visiting teams provide a service to all families with children up to the age of five years.

  • School Nursing

The team is made up of school nurses, who are registered nurses with specialist qualifications in school nursing.

We would like to hear you views and gather feedback on services we provide to you and your children. Please could we ask if you could take the time to fill out the questionnaire below.




Your feedback is very important to us and the information you have supplied will be used to make  positive changes in the way we deliver services in the future. You do not need to give your contact details, however, if you would be happy for us to contact you in the future to gain more detailed feedback about your comment, compliments and ideas for improvement, then please complete the relevant sections. 

Thank you.

'I cannot commend the clinic enough. It is marvellous we have this service at all and well done to you all.'

Patient, Coronary Heart Disease / Heart Failure Service, Shotley Bridge Community Hospital