Your appointment with the learning disability team

Supporting people with learning disabilities 

Learning disability community health team

Contact details

  • Lambeth and Southwark Community Learning Disability Health Teams
    121 Townley Road
    East Dulwich SE22 8SW

    Tel: 020 3049 7518 (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm)

  • Lewisham Community Learning Disability Health Team
    19-21 Brownhill Road
    Catford SE6 2HG

    Tel: 020 3228 9620 (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm)

  • How do I get an appointment?

    The service is available to all adults with a learning disability living in Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham.

    You can refer yourself directly to the service or ask someone to do it on your behalf, such as a family member or your GP.

  • Cancelling or changing an appointment

    Call us to cancel or change your appointment (or you can ask someone to do it for you).

    Our telephone numbers:

    • if you live in Southwark or Lambeth: 020 3049 7518
    • if you live in Lewisham: 020 3228 9620

    We're open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. 

  • Before your appointment

    Remember to bring your Hospital Passport with you to your appointment.

    Let us know if you need an interpreter or information about your care in a different language or format.

  • At your appointment

    You can choose where you would like your appointment to be. It could be at:

    • your home
    • a day centre
    • your workplace.
  • After your appointment

    If you're worried about anything after your appointment, speak to the person who visited you or call us.

    We will give you and your carers information about your care throughout your assessment and treatment.

Patient leaflets

For more information about our service, download one of our information leaflets:

Useful organisations

These organisations provide help and support to people with learning disabilities and their families: