Children's short breaks home nursing team

Who is the service for?

Short breaks are provided at the child’s own home by trained nurses and carers for children aged 0-18 yrs of age who have complex health needs that require specialist nursing care and have a GP in South Norfolk, West Norfolk, North Norfolk, or Norwich.

Support offered is generally three–four hours per week.

How to contact us

Norwich Community Hospital
Bowthorpe Road
Tel: 01603 508947 

Visit the NHS Short Breaks website

How to refer to us

Referrals into the service must be made by a health professional for the initial assessment, via our Single Point of Referral office telephone: 01603 505581.

How does the service change between children’s services and adult services?

There is no adult home-based nursing team.

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