Ridgeway Community Mental Health Team
The team consists of a community psychiatric nurse, a clinical psychologist and consultant psychiatry staff. They provide mental health services for elderly people with mental health problems and their carers. They can be contacted on 01235 810575.
Community Psychiatric Nurses
The community psychiatric nurses are based at Sandalwood Court, Highworth Road, Swindon, Tel 01793 836800. They provide care and support in the community to patients and their carers.
Counsellor & Psychology Team
The team is available to counsel patients with relationship and emotional difficulties, anxiety, depression, phobias etc. A referral from a doctor or a self-referral can be made – please speak to a receptionist.
The Physiotherapist holds clinics at the surgery on Thursday and Friday mornings for the assessment and treatment of joints, soft tissue and muscular problems. A referral from doctor or nurse is necessary.
The Dietician holds clinics at the surgery on a regular basis. She provides advice on dietary aspects of medical problems. A referral from a doctor or nurse is necessary.
The school nurse can be contacted at Faringdon Health Centre on 01235 774544, or through your local school.