Halton Community Therapy Team

The Halton Community Therapy team is an integrated multi-disciplinary team composed of Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and Therapy assistants serving Halton residents aged 18+, who are registered with a Halton GP.
Change my appointment

Appointment Form

If you have been given an outpatient appointment at the hospitals and are unable to attend for whatever reason you can use the form below.

It is really important that you let us know of any changes as soon as possible. This means we can offer the original appointment to another patient.

Please complete the form below with your contact details and as much information as possible. You can find most of the information we need on your appointment letter.

If you have any problems using this form, please call the number on your appointment letter and we will do our best to help you. You will receive a response from us so you know it has been received and actioned.

If you wish to change the date and time of your appointment you, you can click the re-book option and state any dates that are not suitable for you, or you can contact us using the number on your appointment letter.

Who we treat
  • Long term/ chronic conditions      
  • Neurological conditions                               
  • Palliative Care Needs              
  • Functional Impairment
  • Musculoskeletal Conditions               
  • Mobility problems
  • Orthopaedic conditions/ following surgery     
  • Hospital discharges
  • Falls  
What we do:
  • Complete a specialised home assessment and formulate a patient-centred rehabilitation plan
  • Provide specialist therapeutic assessment and rehabilitation
  • Develop individualised home exercise programmes
  • Improve function and promote independence in activities of daily living
  • Improve mobility/ provide mobility aids
  • Facilitate discharge from hospital including working with the Neurotherapy Early Supported Discharge Service
  • Help to prevent admissions to hospital
  • Provide support and advice to patients and their carers
  • Liaise and work with other service providers and refer as appropriate
  • Assess for equipment and adaptations (as part of our therapeutic intervention)
  • Pain management
  • Therapeutic Moving and Handling advice for carers and family
Referral Criteria:
  • Patients who are unable to travel to an outpatient unit for therapy due to medical reasons
  • Those who would benefit from intervention within a community setting such as their own homes, their  carers’ homes, Nursing homes, Residential homes and/or Day Care facilities
  • Patients must have realistic and achievable goals
  • There must be a safe home environment that is an appropriate setting for therapy/ rehabilitation
  • Referrals are received from GP’s, Consultants, Community Matrons, District Nurses, Macmillan Nurses and other Therapists
  • Other agencies are able to refer via the patients GP
  • We do not accept equipment only referrals, referrals requesting chair assessments and/or moving and handling assessments

The Nightingale Building (formerly known as Halton Hospital)