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Sleep services in Northern Ireland

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.


Please note that we do not inspect the services listed. For more information regarding this, please view oursleep service directory disclaimer.

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Service Area

Belfast


Referral Criteria

Must be registered with Autism NI and have a diagnosis of Autism or Asperger Syndrome

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Name of service:

Autism NI

Sleep counselling:

Yes

Parent workshops:

No

Referral procedure:

Only for those already registered with Autism NI

Self-referral procedure:

N/A

Contact information
Name(s):

Audrey Mullan, Helen Nelson

Address:

Donard
Knockbracken Healthcare Trust
Saintfield Road
Belfast
BT8 8BH

Email:

audrey@autismni.org
helen@autismni.org

Telephone:

N/A

Website:

www.autismni.org

Service Area

Western Health and Social Care Trust


Referral Criteria

Any child, 0-5 age group

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Name of service:

Aideen Cooney

Sleep counselling:

Yes

Parent workshops:

No

Referral procedure:

Must be referred by health visitor or community paediatrician

Self-referral procedure:

N/A

Contact information
Name(s):

Aideen Cooney

Address:

Children’s Centre
Omagh Hospital Primary Care Complex
7 Donaghanie Road
Omagh
BT79 0JJ

Email:

aideen.cooney@westerntrust.hscni.net

Telephone:

028 828 35569

Website:

N/A

Service Area

Southern Health and Social Care Trust


Referral Criteria

Children 4-8 years old, attending paeds, not being investigated for ASD/ADHD.

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Name of service:

Claire Cumiskey

Sleep counselling:

Yes

Parent workshops:

No

Referral procedure:

Must be referred by community paediatrician

Self-referral procedure:

N/A

Contact information
Name(s):

Claire Cumiskey

Address:

Community Paediatric Department
John Mitchel Place
Newry
BT35 2BU

Email:

claire.cumiskey@southerntrust.hscni.net

Telephone:

028 3083 4280

Website:

N/A

Service Area

Co. Tyrone


Referral Criteria

Children and young people requiring sleep intervention

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Name of service:

Barnardo’s Strabane Family Centre

Sleep counselling:

Yes

Parent workshops:

No

Referral procedure:

Must be referred by community paediatrician

Self-referral procedure:

Contact service directly

Contact information
Name(s):

Shauna Devine

Address:

Strabane Family Centre
2 Melmount Road
Strabane
Co. Tyrone
BT82 9BT

Email:
N/A

Telephone:

028 7138 2658

Website:

N/A

Service Area

Belfast Trust area, South Eastern Trust area


Referral Criteria

Any child 0-12 age group

We take referrals from the following groups:
Health Trust Professionals, Educational staff, GPs
Families can self-refer, this is subject to funding

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Name of service:

Forward Steps

Sleep counselling:

Yes

Parent workshops:

Yes

Referral procedure:

Contact Kevin McCormick or Karen McNeilly at Forward Steps for further detail and to make a referral

Self-referral procedure:

Contact Kevin or Karen

Contact information
Name(s):
Kevin McCormick, Karen McNeilly

Address:

N/A

Email:

forwardstepsni@barnardos.co.uk

Telephone:

028-90658105

Website:

For further information about Forward Steps (providing training for parents, individual support and sleep intervention to children with social, communication and behavioural difficulties and specialist support to children with autism) please go to www.barnardos.org.uk (search for Forward Steps).

Catchment Area
Northern Ireland

Local Authority or Health Board
Northern Ireland

Referral Criteria
Must have a diagnosis of autism
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Name of service:
Middletown Centre for Autism
Sleep counselling:
Yes
Parent workshops:
No
Referral procedure:
Contact service to determine eligibility.
Self-referral procedure:
Contact service using details below.
Contact information
Name(s):
Edel Quinn
Address:
Middletown Centre for Autism
35 Church Street
Middletown
BT60 4HZ
Email:
edel.quinn@middletownautism.com
Telephone:
028 3751 5750
Website:
N/A