Learning Disability Services

The Trust offers a range of health services for people with learning disabilities. If you are worried about the health of someone with a learning disability, please contact their GP in the first instance.

If you have questions about someone’s care and support needs, please contact Cornwall Council via their Access Team on 0300 1234 131 or email: accessteam.referrals@cornwall.gov.uk

If you are worried about someone with learning disabilities experiencing abuse or neglect, please contact the Cornwall Council Safeguarding team on 0300 1234 131 (out of hours is 01208 251300). Please click on the link below for more information about these services:

Primary Care Liaison Nurses

The Primary Care Liaison Nurses service is for adults with a learning disability.

Adult Community Learning Disabilities Team

The Adult Community Learning Disabilities Team work with people over 18 who have a GP in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Epilepsy Cornwall

Epilepsy Cornwall are a small team providing epilepsy services to people with learning disabilities. We are based in the community and are part of the learning disability service.

Intensive Support Team

The Intensive Support Team provides extra support for adults with learning disabilities (aged 18 and over) at home during a crisis, for a limited period.

Special Parenting

The Special Parenting Service supports parents who have a mild to borderline learning disability. This means they will have an IQ of 55 – 85.