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Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

The Martins

Type of service:
Social Care Services
1b Wymington Road, The Martins, Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 9JU
Telephone number:
01536 410141
Service description:
The Martins, a five bedded bungalow in Rushden provided by NHFT.

The Martins has four regular beds and one emergency bed and offers a specialist Short Breaks service tailored to the needs of the person, their families and their carers. The service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and has 15 staff including three learning disability nurses and 12 specialist trained healthcare support workers. People are referred into The Martins if they are identified as requiring a Short Break and have a significant health need, and they are allocated their own named nurse.

It is for for those with learning disabilities who also have behaviour that challenges services, autism or mental health issues.
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Age range:
18 years - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Adults With Complex Health Needs
  • Adults With Learning Disabilities
Referral route:
  • Referral By Social Worker
  • Short Term Care Panel
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