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Regional Integrated Support for Education NI (RISE NI) – BHSCT

Contact Information

Address
Roe Villa, Knockbracken Healthcare Park, Saintfield Road, Belfast ,
Postcode
BT8 8BH View Location on Map >
Contact Person
Felicity Dickson
Telephone Number
028 9504 2725
Email Address
felicity.dickson@belfasttrust.hscni.net
Web Address
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Please contact our office for more information using the telephone number given in this profile.

Other Information

Project Delivered
RISE NI BHSCT

Facilities Information

Main Services Provided

RISE NI (Regional Integrated Support for Education NI) is an early intervention service which supports children in the mainstream school setting by working closely with parents and education staff to help children develop the foundation skills for learning i.e. speech language and communication, sensory-motor and visual perception and social, emotional and behaviour skills.

The teams deliver training, offer advice and strategies to parents and education staff, implement class-based and small group programmes and provide integrated support, on a group or individual basis, depending on the needs of the child.

The teams may include the following staff - Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Behaviour Therapists/Specialists, Clinical Psychologists, Associate Psychologists, Social Workers, Health Visitors, Dieticians, Therapy Assistants/Support Workers and Clerical Officers.

Organisation Type
  • Health & Social Care
Main Age Groups
  • 3 – 8 years (Pre-school year – Primary 4)
Method of Access (Referral)
  • Mainstream Primary Schools & Statutory Pre-school Education Settings
Family Support Services Categories
Main Category of Services
  • Health Services for Children

Areas covered

  • Belfast

BHSCT Area

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Regional Integrated Support for Education NI (RISE NI) – BHSCT

  • Regional Integrated Support for Education NI (RISE NI) – BHSCT