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Community Paediatrics

Community Paediatrics

We are a team of doctors and nurses covering North Somerset, based at Drove Road Child Development Centre (CDC), in Weston-super-Mare.  We also work from The Barn in Clevedon.

The Community Paediatrics of Weston Area Health Trust provides the following service:

  1. Assessment and treatment of children and young people with developmental and behavioural problems, long term health problems and disabilities. 
  2. Participation in multi-disciplinary/agency assessments.
  3. Medical input into child protection through individual cases, participation in case conferences and strategic advice.
  4. Health care in children in special circumstances e.g. looked after by the local authority, asylum seekers, travelling families etc.
  5. Medical advice to education through multi professional assessments and the statementing process.
  6. Public health role e.g. immunisations, school health and childhood surveillance.

The referral procedure is through a health professional



Who to contact

Contact Name
Specialist Community Children's Services
01934 881 340
Sirona website

Where to go

Weston Area Health NHS Trust
Drove Road
BS23 3NT

Other details


Referral required
Referral Details

Please see the Referral Guidelines for the Community Paediatric Service

Use the Referral form to access the service

Local offer

Local Offer Age Bands
Secondary School
Primary School
Early Years
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