Nursing service - Child Development Centre (CDC)

The CDC nursing team provides specialist support and assessment for children who meet the referral criteria of two or more areas of developmental delay, have complex epilepsy and/or disability.  These children will have a suspected or known disability.  

The nursing team works with the children's therapists, paediatricians, health visitors, school nurse's, education, social services, specialist hospitals, and other agencies to support the family and provide a multi-disciplinary approach centred around the child or young person

Patient information

Contact our service in Barking and Dagenham


CDC Nursing Team,
Child & Family Centre,
Axe Street,
IG11 7LZ.

Tel: 0300 300 1751 (choose option - targeted services)

For further information, please contact the clinical lead nurse: Denise Edwards. 

Tel: 0300 300 1751

Referral information

Referrals are made using the single point of access form