A team of occupational therapists and therapy assistants who work with children aged 0-19 years. They help children achieve or maintain their maximum level of independence and develop practical life skills to enable them to function and participate to their full potential in the home and classroom. They help children to overcome their physical or other difficulties.
Staff work in partnership with the children's family or teacher, within Acorn's at Queen Mary's Hospital, in the home or school.
How to find us:
160, 229, 269, 286, B14, R11
Trains travel regularly to Sidcup station from London Charing Cross, London Bridge, Waterloo East, Cannon Street and New Cross as well as Dartford, Gravesend, Slade Green and Crayford. The hospital is about 25 minutes walk from Sidcup station or you can take a bus or taxi – buses 160, 229 and 286 run between the hospital grounds and the train station.
The hospital is beside the A20 Sidcup Bypass, and you should come off at Frognal Corner onto the A222. Queen Mary’s Hospital has 350 pay and display public parking spaces with bays for people with disabilities outside each main building. There is a paved area to the rear of the Snack Box cafe for motorcycles (C Block). Cycle racks are also near the cafe.
Queen Mary’s Hospital
Public phone number:
Children's Occupational Therapy Service: 0203 004 0092