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In what circumstances would this equipment be provided?

On loan for 1 term, following recomendation from Occupational Therapy or through need observed by Outreach staff.

Where is this equipment used?


Who does this equipment belong to?

The City of Wolverhampton Council.

Typical Lifespan of equipment

3 Years

Will the equipment be provided new or recycled?

Equipment provided will be recycled.

How is it recycled? What is the process used?

The equipment will be collected by Outreach staff and returned to Penn Hall School.

Cleaning of equipment?

Outreach staff based at Penn Hall School are responsible for the cleaning and all items are reviewed by Outreach staff and sterilised on return.


Once equipment is no longer suitable or required by the service it will be disposed of.



Who to contact

Contact Name
Eve Griffiths
Contact Position
Wolverhampton Outreach Service
01902 556 756
Wolverhampton Outreach Service

Other Details


Age Ranges
5 - 19
Referral required
Referral Details

Who can make referrals for assessment for equiment?

School staff can make referrals for assessment.

How is need Assessed?

Need is assessed through occupational therapy or outreach observation.

How long will the assessment take and when will be the equipment be provided?

An assessment will take approximately 30 minutes, within school. If the assessment demonstrates that the child or young person would benefit from the provision of the equipment, it will be provided within two weeks of the assessment taking place.

How is equipment provided?

Equipment will be delived to school by Outreach staff and some demonstration/training will be provided to the child or young person on its use.



Record Last Updated on: 30/01/2020

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