Coronavirus: information and updates

Sleep Right service

Sleep Right is a face to face and telephone support service, that helps parents and carers of disabled children to improve their child's sleep. The service is available in East and West London, Leeds, Northamptonshire and Peterborough.

Eligibility

The service is free, and available to families with disabled children aged:

  • 2 to 18 in East and West London, and Leeds
  • 4 to 18 in Peterborough
  • 2 to 19 in Northamptonshire

Sleep Right typically lasts about 6 weeks. If you know that you will not be able to take part during that time, such as a planned holiday, please think about applying at a later date.

If you have an unforeseen change in circumstance like poor health or sickness, please let us know and we'll do our best to accommodate you.

The support we offer

Important update!

In-person group sessions such as workshops are being moved online and by phone, until further notice. This is in line with Government guidance on the Coronavirus outbreak.

  • support from a sleep practitioner, experienced in working with disabled children
  • practical advice and suggestions
  • sleep workshops
  • tailored sleep plans
  • telephone and email support 

Sleep trouble you might experience

There are lots of types of sleep issues you might be experiencing:

  • your child might not be able to fall asleep
  • they might wake many times during the night
  • or, they may wake ready for the day in the very early hours

Locations

The service is available if you live in East and West London, Leeds, Northamptonshire or Peterborough.

East London

Sleep Right in East London is available to families who can travel to sessions in:

  • Barking and Dagenham
  • Greenwich
  • Hackney
  • Islington
  • Newham
  • Redbridge
  • Tower Hamlets
  • Waltham Forest

West London

Sleep Right in West London is available to families who can travel to sessions in:

  • Richmond
  • Westminster

Leeds

Sleep Right in Leeds is only available to families living in Leeds.

Northamptonshire

This service is only available to families living in Northamptonshire.

Sleep Right in Northamptonshire is funded by the Local Authority and NHS. You cannot sign yourself up directly. Contact us and we will tell you how to get a referral.

Peterborough

This service is only available to families living in Peterborough.

Sleep Right in Peterborough is funded by the Local Authority. You cannot sign yourself up directly. Contact us and we will tell you how to get a referral.

Other online sleep advice and support

If Sleep Right does not operate in your area, you may be interested in reading about:

Setting up new Sleep Right services

If you are a Local Authority or NHS Clinical Commissioning Group and would like to discuss setting up a new Sleep Right service in your area, please contact tim.vanstone@scope.org.uk.

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