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Community Health Team

RDaSH Learning Disabilities Services Co-Trainer Louise Darling (left); Acute Liaison Nurse Glynis Smith (centre) collect emergency fridge bottles from Derick Gray (right) of Doncaster Lions Club.Our service provides community nurses, a speech and language therapist, an occupational therapist, physiotherapist, psychology, behavioural therapy, health facilitation, health promotion, assessment care, planning work, advice, support and joint work, service development and teaching. Most work is done with people with high individual support needs. The team works with specialist and mainstream services.

For more information about our service please follow this link to download our leaflet 

If you are a health professional, please follow this link to our leaflet.

Hospital Traffic Light Assessments

The Hospital Traffic Light Assessment (TLA) was devised by Gloucestershire NHS Trust and has been adapted and used by many acute trusts in England. “Audit outcomes in many Acute Trusts has indicated that the document is appealing to hospital staff, people who have learning disabilities and their carers because it is attractive, easy to fill out by the patient/carer, and easy and quick to read by the hospital staff.”

This document should be brought to hospital on ALL occasions, and remains the property of the patient, so should go home with them after.

Click on the links:

Traffic Light Assessment Tool

Traffic Light Guidance

Contact us

Alison Courtney, Services Manager – Doncaster Community Services. Email:



Tel: (01302) 796467

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