The Children's Resource Centre provides a variety of
paediatric services to local children including general and
specialist out-patient clinics, day surgery and blood
Various paediatric out-patient clinics are held within the
centre each day, including:
- General paediatrics,
- ear nose and throat (ENT),
- Nurse led pre-operative clinics
- Specialist paediatric clinics, including renal and
Community services including child and adolescent mental health
and dietician clinics are also held within the centre.
The centre has 12 beds for patients aged between 2-16
years old who have been admitted for an ENT, dental, orthopaedic or
general surgery procedure. A nurse led pre-op clinic is held
for all children listed for planned surgery at Trafford
Blood testing clinics are held every day at Trafford General and
on Monday mornings at Altrincham Hospital. Both clinics are by
appointment only. Please contact the Children's Resource Centre via
the details provided below to enquire.
Day Surgery: By referral from a GP or other
Clinician if child meets paediatric day case criteria.
Out-patient clinics: By referral from a GP or other
Ward Attendee (blood tests, blood pressure or weight and
height): By appointment only. Please contact the centre
within working hours.
Trafford General Hospital (opposite physiotherapy
Monday to Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm
The Resource Centre does have capacity to stay open until 7pm
when there is a planned, afternoon surgical list.
Monday to Friday , 8.30am - 5.00pm (clinics by appointment
Tel: 0161 746 2149 or 0161 746 2150
Fax : 0161 746 2599
Tel: 0161 746 2710
Fax : 0161 746 2599
Children's Community Nursing Team (based within the centre)
Tel: 0161 934 8333
Named Nurse for Safeguarding children
Tel: 0161 746 2586
Health Visitor Liaison Team
Tel: 0161 746 2366
The Children's Resource Centre is nurse led and staffed by a
ward manager, staff nurses, health care support workers, ward
clerk, house keeper and two play staff.
There are no doctors based within centre, but various consultant
clinics are held daily within the out-patients area by referral
Tel 0161 746 2149 or 0161 746 2150