Barnet learning disabilities service
Support for individuals, families and carers
We work with people aged 18 and over who have a learning disability, together with their families and carers
We provide support for people:
over the age of 18
who have a diagnosed learning disability
who are unable to have their needs met by a mainstream service without support
Support for healthy lives
We support people with learning disabilities to live healthy independent lives and keep safe in the community.
My Health Matters
We are giving out My Health Matters books to everyone with a learning disability in Barnet. Find out how to pick up your My Health Matters book.
The team is made up of specialist health and social care professionals. This includes:
• social workers
• psychology (including counsellors and drama therapy)
• speech and language therapy
• community nursing
Learning disabilities referral form
To get help from us download and print the referral form.
Learning disability referral form ( PDF 118 KB )
You can ask a friend, relative or carer to help you complete the form.
What we don’t do:
Our eligibility criteria exclude some of the conditions which are often classified as learning difficulties. These include dyslexia, dyspraxia, special educational needs, difficulties arising from brain injury later in life.
How to contact us
You can ask a friend, relative or carer to help you make contact with us.
Phone us on: 020 8359 6161