Our Scottish Borders Learning Disability Service provides a range of specialist health and social care services for adults with learning disabilities. We provide:
- care management
- specialist advice and consultation
- training and support
The service is staffed by a group of professionals and includes:
- social work
- learning disability nursing
- occupational therapy
- speech and language therapy
- music therapy
- local area co-ordination (LAC)
We are responsible for commissioning and monitoring support services for adults with learning disabilities from other organisations.
Our Strategic Commissioning Plan 2016-19 was approved by the Integration Joint Board in June 2017.