Emergency Departments are busy, noisy, crowded and often chaotic places that can be scary for people with learning disabilities or sensory issues.
Often these patients become over-stimulated and stressed in that type of environment.
However, Altnagelvin Hospital has found a solution. A sensory room has been opened in its emergency department.
Read more at: https://www.itv.com/news/utv/2022-03-09/whats-a-sensory-room-and-how-can-it-help-people-with-learning-disabilities