Mainstream Schools (Islington)

Mainstream Schools Therapies Team

Main Address

  • Northern Health Centre, 580 Holloway Road, London N7 6LB
    4th Floor, Islington Council Offices, Upper Street, London N1 1XR
  • 020 3316 1892 (occupational therapy/physiotherapy) or 020 7527 5764 (speech and language therapy)


  • Monday to Friday
The team provides assessment, treatment and management of children and young people aged 5 – 18.
The Team works in mainstream schools, specialist resource bases, Pupil Referral Units, Youth offending Service, clinics and, if appropriate, the child’s home.
The multi-disciplinary team consists of:
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Speech & Language Therapists
  • Therapy Assistants
The Team aims to support parents, teachers, and support staff to develop ways to help children achieve their full potential in everyday situations at home and at school.
The range of support includes:
  • Assessment and reports summarising strengths and needs
  • Advice and information for families
  • Referral to other services, where appropriate
  • Training and advice to school staff
  • Direct work with children (individually or in a group)
  • Assessment and provision of specialist equipment e.g. special seating and standing frames.
We also support young people to transition to adult services when the time comes.

Client Groups

We work with children and young people aged 5 – 18 years.


We accept referrals from all professionals by email.

Lead manager

Liz Relf
Team Lead Mainstream Therapies
020 75275731
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