Chailey Communication Aid Service (CCAS)

Hub – covering: Sussex and Surrey

Chailey Clinical Services, Beggars Wood Road, North Chailey
Lewes
BN8 4JN
Tel: 01825 721506
Contact: Belinda Bleeker (Administrator)
Additional Contact: Hannah Griffiths
Email: SC-TR.ChaileyAACservice@nhs.net
Website: http://www.sussexcommunity.nhs.uk/services/chailey-communication-aidservice.htm

Service

Area covered
Surrey and Sussex (including Brighton and Hove)

Population served
All ages

Services provided
To assess and provide high tech communication aids for spoken communication for children and adults with complex needs in Surrey and Sussex (including Brighton and Hove).
Our remit does not cover written communication (email and text), computer access or environmental controls.

Staffing

  • Clinical Scientists
  • Trainee Clinical Scientist
  • Speech & Language Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Administrator
  • Specialist Store Technician
  • Technical Assistant

Funded by
NHS England

Permanent or project
Permanent

Year set up
2015

Referral process
We accept referrals from local therapists (speech and language, occupational therapy, physiotherapy), general practitioners, social services and educational staff. The Referral Forms can be found on our website http://www.sussexcommunity.nhs.uk/services/chailey-…