Learning disability liaison nurses
The SASH learning disability liaison nurses help to meet the care needs of patients with learning difficulties.
The learning disability liaison nurses can help people with learning disabilities:
- Understand about their health
- Understand about their treatment
- Prepare for hospital visits or stays
- Help make sure things go well in hospital
We also help hospital staff to understand the needs of people with learning disabilities.
Contact the learning disability liaison nurses
Surrey patients: 07717 850 309 or 01737 768 511 x6219
Sussex patients: 07833 083 542
If you are from any other area you can phone any of the numbers above.
To help us meet your needs we can put information on our computer about help you will need when you come into hospital. If you want us to put this information on our computer please fill in the form below:
My Care Passport
If you are coming into hospital you can bring in a My Care Passport. This tells the nurses how to care for you. You can find the passport by clicking here.
If you need any easy read information on a topic to support someone with a learning disability please contact the learning disability liaison nurse.
You can also find easy read health leaflets available.