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Southampton Community Independence Service East

The Community Independence Service provides locality based multi-professional rehabilitation, reablement and care management. Working with people in their own homes and care settings who need help to stay independent. We accept referrals for adults and older people aged 18 and above who are registered with a Southampton city GP and/or live within the Southampton city boundary.

Referral Criteria

Working with people in their own homes and care settings who need help to stay independent.
We accept referrals for adults and older people aged 18 and above who are registered with a Southampton city GP and/or live within the Southampton city boundary.

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Contact Information

Contact Julia Watts
Phone 023 8060 8003
Fax 023 8044 7253
E-mail Julia.Watts@solent.nhs.uk
Address Westwood House, 100 Peartree Avenue, Bitterne, Southampton, Hampshire, SO19 7JL
 

Opening Hours

Monday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Additional Information for Health Professional

Full service description

The service is provided by a team of Health and Social Care staff including:


* Physiotherapists
* Occupational Therapy Assistants
* Associate Practitioners
* Care Managers
* Social Workers
* Consultants in Older Persons Medicine
* Administrative Staff
 

Sensory Services
Sensory Services take referrals for Southampton city residents with sensory impairment, the Team comprises of Specialist Rehabilitation Officers and Care Managers: Mobile Telephone: 07939 650487

 

Referral Criteria

Working with people in their own homes and care settings who need help to stay independent.
We accept referrals for adults and older people aged 18 and above who are registered with a Southampton city GP and/or live within the Southampton city boundary.

Referral Method

Referrals to Health are via:

Email: snhs.eastvirtualward@solent.nhs.uk, Referral Form, GP Letter, Fax: 023 8044 7253

/userfiles/files/CIS REFERRAL FORM.doc

 

Referrals to Southampton Social Care Services are through the SPA (Single Point of Access)

Telephone: 023 8083 3003; Fax: 023 8083 3807; Email: adult.contact.team@southampton.gov.uk

http://sid.southampton.gov.uk/kb5/southampton/directory/service.page?id=aCeqOpkAbyI

Other information & documentation

Clinical Lead Contact Info

Clinical Lead Sank Rajakaruna
Clinical Lead Title Integrated Srvc Mngr - Rehab/Reablement
Clinical Lead Phone 023 8069 8401
Clinical Lead Address Western Community Hospital William MacLeod Way Millbrook Southampton Hampshire
Clinical Lead Postcode SO16 4XE
Clinical Lead e-mail Nissanka.Rajakaruna1@solent.nhs.uk

Service Manager Contact Info

Service Manager Julia Watts
Service Manager Title Community Independence Service East
Service Manager Phone 023 8060 8003
Service Manager Address Westwood House 100 Peartree Avenue Bitterne Southampton Hampshire
Service Manager Postcode SO19 7JL
Service Manager e-mail Julia.Watts@solent.nhs.uk
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