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Sleep services in East England

Listed below are the sleep services provided in your area by sleep counsellors trained by Sleep Scotland. To apply for sleep counselling, please contact the service representative directly.


Finding the right service for you

At the top of each entry you’ll find the referral criteria for the service. Please check these criteria carefully to make sure you are eligible, before contacting the service. The drop-down link in each entry provides information on the type of sleep support the service provides, and how families or professionals can request a referral.

If you don’t fit the referral criteria for any of the services listed in your area, you can view our list of alternative sources of support.


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Service Area

Bedford Borough and Central Bedfordshire


Referral Criteria

Children and young people aged 0-19 years who have additional needs.

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Name of service:

Nurse Led Sleep Clinic

Sleep counselling:

Yes

Parent workshops:

Yes

Referral procedure:

Referrals made via health professional (e.g. GP, paediatrician, school nurses, 0-19 teams) Social services and other agencies.

Self-referral procedure:

Telephone 01234 310278 for details of drop in service.

Contact information
Name(s):

Richard Moore-administrator

Address:

Child Development Centre
Hill Rise

Kempston
Bedfordshire
MK42 7EB

Email:


cdcnlc@nhs.net

Telephone:

01234 310278

Website:

N/A

Additional information
Our pathway is to invite parents/carers or, in the case of teenagers, themselves with parents/carers to a sleep workshop. If further support is required, depending on the need the family will be offered a smaller and more specific workshop or will be allocated a sleep counsellor to work with them on a one to one basis.

If making a referral please include name, address, email if possible, signed consent to share.

Service Area

Bedfordshire


Referral Criteria
  • We accept referrals for children and young people between the ages of 3-18years, who have a diagnosed learning disability and associated challenging behaviour and/or mental health concerns.
  • Unfortunately we do not work on sleep difficulties alone so would not be able to accept a referral just related to sleep.
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    Name of service:

    Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service
    Learning Disability Team

    Sleep counselling:

    Yes

    Parent workshops:

    Yes

    Referral procedure:

    Referrals must be made via a professional involved in the child’s care (e.g. GP, paediatrician, school or social worker). We are happy to receive a telephone call to discuss if a referral is appropriate.

    Self-referral procedure:

    N/A

    Contact information
    Name(s):

    Natalie Hopkins, Nickie Croft

    Address:

    Family Consultation Clinic
    24 Grove Place

    Bedford
    MK40 3JJ

    Email:

    N/A

    Telephone:

    01234 310800

    Website:

    N/A

    Service Area

    Cambridgeshire


    Referral Criteria

    The sleep service supports children and young people with a disability

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    Name of service:

    Community Support Sleep Service

    Sleep counselling:

    Yes

    Parent workshops:

    Yes

    Referral procedure:

    Must be referred by a professional and child must have a disability

    Self-referral procedure:

    N/A

    Contact information
    Name(s):

    Community support sleep service

    Address:

    Buttsgrove Centre
    38 Buttsgrove Way
    Huntingdon
    PE29 1LY

    Email:


    Community.supportservices@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

    Telephone:

    01480 379695

    Website:
    N/A

    Service Area

    Norfolk and Suffolk


    Referral Criteria

    No fixed criteria

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    Name of service:

    Sleep East

    Sleep counselling:

    Yes

    Parent workshops:

    Yes

    Referral procedure:

    Self referral only

    Self-referral procedure:

    Contact Joy Bishop via the email address provided

    Contact information
    Name(s):

    Joy Bishop

    Address:

    N/A

    Email:


    joybishop@sleepeast.co.uk

    Telephone:

    01692 402240

    Website:

    N/A

    Additional information
    Other sleep counsellors are Joanne Hole and Sam Spooner. Workshops run by Joy Bishop and Michelle Mould.

    Sleep workshops offered to schools from 23rd October 2014.

    Service Area

    South Essex


    Referral Criteria
    • Only open to existing clients within South Essex CAHMS Learing Disability Team.
    • Children with severe to profound learning disability, who are between 5 and 12 years of age, who have additional mental health issues.
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      Name of service:

      CAMHS Learning Disability Team

      Sleep counselling:

      Yes

      Parent workshops:

      Yes

      Referral procedure:

      Referrals are only through professionals working with the children (not including GPs).

      Self-referral procedure:

      N/A

      Contact information
      Name(s):

      Julie Blackaby

      Address:

      N/A

      Email:

      N/A

      Telephone:

      01268 247123

      Website:


      www.sept.nhs.uk

      Additional information
      The people that do referrals are special schools, school nurses, social workers, paediatricians.

      Service Area

      Suffolk (IECCG & WCCG Boundaries)


      Referral Criteria

      Age up to 11, end of Year 6. Children must be open to Community Paediatrician & have a complex neuro-developmental disorder.

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      Name of service:

      Specialist Sleep Pathway within Child & Family Psychology Service.
      Integrated Paediatric Services. Suffolk Community Healthcare.

      Sleep counselling:

      Yes

      Parent workshops:

      No

      Referral procedure:

      Community Paediatrician, Specialist Health Visitor & Clinical Psychologist.

      Self-referral procedure:

      N/A

      Contact information
      Name(s):

      Sally Moore – Clinical Psychologist

      Dr Marianna Giurgiu – Clinical Psychologist
      Emma Day – Child & Family Practitioner
      Clare Saunders – Assistant Psychologist

      Address:

      Child & Family Psychological Services
      Woodbridge Clinic

      Pytches Road

      Woodbridge
      Suffolk
      IP12 1EP

      Email:


      emma.day@suffolkch.nhs.uk


      sally.moore@suffolkch.nhs.uk


      marianna.giurgiu@suffolkch.nhs.uk


      clare.saunders@suffolkch.nhs.uk

      Telephone:

      01394 389200

      Website:

      N/A

      Additional information
      We offer an enhanced pathway within the service, using a psychological formulation and interventions.

      Service Area

      East Anglia


      Referral Criteria

      No restrictions

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        Name of service:

        Sleep East

        Sleep counselling:

        Yes

        Parent workshops:

        Yes

        Referral procedure:

        Self referral available

        Self-referral procedure:

        N/A

        Contact information
        Name(s):

        Marian Pearson


        Address:

        Sleep East
        Beck Cottage Meeting House
        Hill

        Worsted
        NR28 9LR

        Email:

        N/A

        Telephone:

        01692 402240

        Website:

        N/A