This facility is in the hospital based Acute Admissions Unit based within Gartnavel Royal Campus. It is part of our Learning Disability Services, which provide healthcare services for people with a learning disability.
In general people with a learning disability access healthcare in the same way as everyone else. Within NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde there is an emphasis on ensuring equal access to all NHS services.
Claythorn has been developed to provide specialist in patient assessment & treatment for people with a learning disability who also experience mental ill-health and where these needs cannot be met safely within generic services.