Early Supported Discharge Service

The Early Supported Discharge (ESD) service provides specialist stroke rehabilitation in patient’s homes following discharge from acute hospitals.  Providing intensive treatment for patients and advice and support for carers.

Where service is based

Ground Floor, Epping Forest Unit
St Margaret’s Hospital
The Plain
CM16 6TN

Rehabilitation is provided in patient’s homes/communities or as outpatient sessions at community hospitals.

Hours of operation

Monday – Friday 08:00 – 18:00

How to contact service

Single Point of Access (SPA): 0300 123 5433

How to access the service

Please ask for a referral from one of the following:

  • Consultants
  • Health care professionals in acute stroke units