Neurological Enablement Service (NES)

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The Neurological Enablement Service (NES) is a specialist community team providing support to people aged 16+ with a long-term neurological condition. They must be registered with a GP in Sheffield.

Conditions they support include: MS, Parkinson’s, Cerebral Palsy and other neuro-muscular conditions. Their aim is to help people to lead as full and independent a life as possible within their homes and communities. They achieve this through ongoing support, facilitating adaptions, teaching new skills and confidence.

The team includes:

  • Physiotherapists
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Specialist Assistive Technologists
  • Clinical Psychologists
  • Therapy Assistants
  • Administrators

The team work with people directly in their homes, the community, place of work or study or in local leisure facilities.

You can self-refer to this service or be referred by a health or social care professional. Referrals are via the Referral Point Unit or by downloading and completing the online form on their website. This must be returned to sct-ctr.ltnc@nhs.net.

Covid update 05/04/21: Most services continue under covid-safe conditions but may be experiencing changes to how or when they deliver their service. Contact the Neurological Enablement Service directly for the latest information.

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