Latest Family Matters clinic dispenses expert advice

Published: September 2, 2015

Our latest monthly Family Matters clinic for families registered at Richard House took place today.

The clinic gave families the chance to meet with a range of experts for a one-to-one, confidential consultation with the following:

  • A pharmacist from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals who answered any questions and concerns around medication.
  • A children’s palliative care consultant from Great Ormond Street Hospital who reviewed the health needs of children.
  • Professional advocates from LawWorks who answered legal queries, for example about housing, residency or benefits.
  • Colleagues from Orchard Hill College who will advise on education and independent living.

The next Family Matters clinic for families registered at Richard House is on Wednesday 7 September.

Please note, these clinics are only available to families who are registered with Richard House. For more information or to sign up please contact Julius 0207 540 0255, or email Juliusj@richardhouse.org.uk

Pictured: Pharmacist Poonam from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital ready to offer advice to families at the Family Matters clinic