ACE Centre (North)

Hub – covering: North West

Hollinwood Business Centre, Albert Street
Oldham
OL8 3QL
Tel: 0161 358 0151
Fax: 0161 358 0152
Contact: Lisa Farrand
Email: lfarrand@acecentre.org.uk
Website: http://www.acecentre.org.uk

Service

Area covered
England

Population served
All ages

Scale
Approx. 210 assessments per year.

Services provided

  • Assessment
  • Initial support post assessment
  • Training
  • Loan bank
  • Consultancy
  • Audits
  • Project management/research
  • Local capacity building
  • Service Level Agreements available for bespoke/combined service offer

Staffing

  • 4 Speech & Language Therapists
  • 2.5 Occupational Therapists
  • 1 Teacher
  • 3.2 Engineers/Assistant
  • 5 Technicians
  • 5.5 Admin/Management staff

Funded by

  • Service Level Agreements with education and health.
  • Income generation from service delivery, project management, fundraising

Permanent or project
Permanent

Year set up
1989

Referral process
Open referral to Centre, usually followed by an Information Day appointment then assessment and follow-up support.