About Clare

The Clare Early Intervention and School Age Teams provide specialist therapeutic assessment and intervention to children with complex disabilities and/or developmental delay in the Clare catchment area. The service is a partnership between Enable Ireland, the Brothers of Charity (Clare), Clare Federation for People with Special Needs and the HSE.

The service is child and family centred and is offered across a range of settings. These may include the centre, home, school and preschool as appropriate.

Children access services though either the Early Intervention team (from Birth to approximately 6 years) or through the School Age Team (from approximately 6 – 18 years of age).

The teams strive to deliver an interdisciplinary service which is:

  • Child and Family Centred
  • Team Based
  • High Quality
  • Accessible
  • Integrated
  • Safe

Clare  Children Services Early Intervention and School Age Teams have personnel from the following disciplines:-

  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech and Language Therapy
  • Social Work
  • Early Intervention Resource Person
  • Paediatric Link Worker
  • Early Intervention Educators
  • Psychology

All of these disciplines are supported by a Children’s Services Manager, Administrator & Clerical personnel.

Links:

Websites you may be interested in:

www.enableireland.ie

www.brothersofcharityclare.ie

www.hse.ie