Community Learning Disability Team
North Ayrshire Team
Ayrshire Central Hospital
Irvine, KA12 8SS
The Community Learning Disability Team is a team of health professionals who can help adults with a learning disability to stay healthy.
Community Learning Disability Teams are made up of people who can find out about your health needs.
They can help you to feel good.
They will help any adult who has a learning disability.
You can ask for help from the team yourself.
Someone who knows you well can ask us to help you. This might be:
• Your doctor
• Your social worker
• Your teacher
How the Community Learning Disability Team will help you:
People in the Community Learning Disability Teams can help you in different ways.
Music therapists help you express yourself through music.
Art therapists help you express yourself through art.
Community nurses help you keep well and healthy.
Psychologists help change how you think, feel and behave.
Occupational therapists help you to be confident in everyday tasks.
Physiotherapists help you to keep your body moving.
Speech and language therapists help you to get your message across.
Psychiatrists help you keep well and stay calm.
Dieticians help you to manage your weight, and eat healthily.