Community Children’s Nursing Team (CCNT)

We offer the following services:

  • Intravenous therapy including antibiotics, immunotherapy, chemotherapy Parenteral Nutrition
  • Care of Central Venous Access Devices (Hickman Line/Ports)
  • Monitoring children requiring oxygen at home
  • Stoma care
  • Support of the Neonate
  • Enteral feeding support
  • Support for children with eczema
  • Wound care
  • Palliative Care and End of Life Care
  • Assessment and monitoring of child’s ongoing illness
  • Training and Education to families, carers and health professionals

Who the service provides for

0-16 year olds who have an acute or chronic illness with a nursing need.

Hours of operation

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

How the service is accessed

The care can be given in the community at home or school/nursery with the consent of the parents and the educational department if care is required there.

Phone number

01206 286619

Operational locations

  • Colchester


Turner Road