Adult Learning Disability Service (Ballymena) - Northern Trust

Contact Information

2nd Floor, Ballymena Health & Care Centre, Cushendall Road, Ballymena, Co Antrim, BT43 6HQ
Contact Person
Telephone Number
028 2563 5529
Email Address
No details
Web Address
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Additional Information

The following services are accessed through the above Learning Disability Teams. They provide a range of services to persons with a learning disability from the age of 18 years onwards. These services include social work, nursing, psychology, psychiatry, physiotherapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, podiatry and nutrition and dietetics. The Learning Disability Service also provides a range of day services which includes Adult Centres. They also provide a Day Opportunities Programme which offers a person centred day opportunities plan which provides opportunities in areas such as education, employment, leisure, volunteering and also community involvement through a range of drop-in centres across the Trust. The Learning Disability Service also offer a range of supported living schemes run by the Trust and purchased through independent sector providers by the Trust. It also provides a range of respite services some bed based and some provided by family based host carers. They also have a Trust-wide Challenging Behaviour Service and access to challenging behaviour respite/emergency beds. Promote service provides input to adults with learning difficulties and complex mental health needs or forensic needs. Anyone can refer to the team, referrals taken by calling 02825635521
Available to Age Groups
18+ years
Category of Services
  • Disability - Learning Disability, Autism, ADHD
Areas covered
  • Ballymena
Method of Access (Referral)
  • GP
  • Health Visitor
  • Self
  • Other

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