Crystal Children’s Development Centre

The Crystal Children’s Development Centre is the main base for Children’s Community Health Services.

It provides a range of specialist screening, assessments and treatments for children in Croydon.

The site is the main base for:

Children’s audiology (hearing service) - Audiologists treat hearing loss and/or balance disorders in children 020 8274 6866

Children’s occupational therapy - Occupational therapists help children with disabilities or who have difficulties with everyday tasks to be independent and safe 020 8274 6854

Children’s physiotherapy - Community based physiotherapy for children and young people with neuro-developmental disorders, movement delay or motor impairment 020 8274 6853

Services provided on site (appointment only) include:

  • Children’s hearing services including ear, nose and throat clinics for children. For adults, call 020 8401 3978 or email
  • Children’s occupational therapy
  • Children’s physiotherapy
  • Children’s medical services
  • Children’s speech and language therapy
  • Benefits advice for children with disabilities - 0208 274 6850

How to get there

Crystal Children’s Development Centre

Malling Close


Croydon CR0 7YD

Telephone 020 8274 6850

By tram

Nearest Tram stop is Arena, 5 minute walk from the centre (a 15 minute journey from West Croydon.)

By bus

130, alight Woodside Tram Stop

289, alight Longhurst Road stop

312, alight Woodside Tram Stop

By car

From central Croydon travel on A222, after Ashburton Park turn left on to Spring Lane and turn right into the estate via Longhurst Road and follow the road till a left turn on to Stockbury Road which leads into Malling Close. There is no access to Longhurst Road from Long Lane.

You can also you can plan your journey using TfL Journey Planner