Specialist Children’s Services – Hambleton and Richmondshire

The Hambleton and Richmondshire Specialist Children’s Services, based in Northallerton, provide a range of services for children and young people with physical, communication, learning and developmental difficulties or disabilities, who live in the local community.

Our team is made up of a variety of specialists, and we offer:

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Location

The Child Development Centre for Hambleton and Richmondshire is located in Northallerton.

24 Brompton Road
Northallerton
North Yorkshire
DL6 1EA

Referral

Referrals can be made to the service by health professionals and colleagues from other services such as education and social services. Parents can access speech and language therapy directly for their children by attending a ‘drop-in’ clinic. Click on Speech and Language Therapy to find out more.

Key staff

Receptionist: Beth Leadbitter (Beth.Leadbitter@hdft.nhs.uk)

Team Lead, Specialist Children’s Services: Debbie Pearson (Debbie.pearson@hdft.nhs.uk)

Administrator for Team Lead: Beverley Major (Beverley.major@hdft.nhs.uk)

Would you be interested in joining our team as a parent/carer representative? We welcome your views and support including commenting on developments and/or attending meetings. Please contact Debbie Pearson, Team Lead, if you are interested and would like to find out more.

Useful links to other NHS Children’s Services