Category: child development centre

Airedale team create one stop clinic for children with cerebral palsy

Posted on 08/17/20 by AireAdmin

Staff at Airedale Hospital have held their first one stop clinic for children with cerebral palsy, and it’s been a success with parents and patients.  Six children were seen in the first clinic by a team of professionals, who came up with the idea because of the difficulties affecting clinics during the early stages of […]

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Refurbished Child Development Centre opens

Posted on 12/03/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

A special ceremony was held at Airedale Hospital last week to celebrate the opening of the newly refurbished Child Development Centre (CDC). The refurbishment makes the CDC more accessible, child-friendly and allows privacy and dignity for patients. Changes include automatic doors, new toilets and a lowered reception desk to enable small children and those in […]

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New equipment for Child Development Centre thanks to Yorkshire Building Society

Posted on 12/07/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

The team at the Skipton branch of the Yorkshire Building Society brought a smile to the face of one young patient today as he tried out a new standing frame, one of 2 pieces of equipment funded by Yorkshire Building Society Charitable Foundation for the Child Development Centre at Airedale Hospital. The Charitable Foundation donation […]

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20th December 2016 – Hospital team gains award for helping children struggling to communicate.

Posted on 12/20/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital’s Child Development Centre is officially ‘Makaton friendly’ – the team who run it have just gained recognition from the charity promoting the languageprogramme A team of 25 staff across the trust including paediatricians, speech and language therapists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, and therapy support staff use Makaton to communicate with children and young people […]

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