Main telephone number:
020 8401 3000

Children's hospital at home


The children’s hospital at home team are a group of community children’s nurses, dramatherapists and nursery nurses that provide a service for children at home with additional health needs. 

The service is based at Lennard Road with services delivered in the community, schools and patients' homes.



How to refer

Contact information 



The service provides support across Croydon for babies, children and young people either at home, in school or a clinic setting. The service offers:

  • Acute nursing care
  • Co-ordination of care for children with long term and complex conditions
  • Teaching and education packages to children and families so that they can independently manage their health needs
  • Palliative care for children with life threatening and life-limiting conditions
  • Play therapy
  • Bereavement support for children, young people and siblings
  • Diabetes nurse specialist


Contact information

The team welcomes professional liaison.


Children’s hospital at home

Croydon Health Services

12-18 Lennard Road




Tel: 0208 274 6317 / 6452

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