Community Rehabilitation Teams

Providing short term intensive programmes of rehabilitation

Who is this service for?

This service is for patients who are registered with a South Gloucestershire GP, requiring short term intensive programmes of rehabilitation to either maintain independence, prevent hospital admission or facilitate discharge from hospital.

What we do

The main aims of the service are:

  • To prevent unnecessary admission to hospital by providing a Rapid Response Service
  • To facilitate discharge from hospital
  • To support people to regain independence through a planned programme of therapy
How do I access this service?

You can be referred to the service by:

  • a GP
  • community nursing team
  • community matron
  • hospital staff if you are an inpatient