Help for people with learning disabilities

This page gives you the important information you may need when you come to the hospital.

Where we are

King George Hospital and Queen's Hospital Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals Trust has two hospital sites:

King George Hospital in Goodmayes

and

Queen's Hospital in Romford

We have a learning disability liaison nurse team

Our working hours

Heather works Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday

9am to 5pm

Getting it right

mencap logo We want to improve our services for people with learning disabilities.

We are signed up to the Mencap ‘Getting it Right Charter’.

A charter is a list of things that everyone agrees to do. 

Click here for a copy of our Mencap charter [pdf] 158KB.

Tell us if you have a learning disability

warning sign We need to know if someone has a learning disability and can put this on the hospital computer system.

If you would like to have your name on the hospital computer alert system you can

Tell the staff when you arrive at the hospital

or

Tell the Learning Disability Liaison Nurse Team

We have Learning Disability Liaison Nurse for adults

Heather, learning disabilities nurse for adults Her name is Heather Woollard.

We have a Learning Disability Liaison Nurse for Children

Alison, learning disabilities nurse for children Her name is Alison Dean.

Our learning disability working group

We have a Learning Disability Working Group that meets regularly. 

Click here for more information about the group [doc] 384KB.