Health


Finding your way around the NHS can seem confusing, especially if your child needs to be seen by lots of different health professionals and services.

If you are going through the process of getting a diagnosis, or if you want information about a particular condition, you might want to visit our medical information webpages.

Here we explain what health services are available to you and your child:

An introduction to the NHS

GPs and primary care

Hospitals and community services (secondary care)

Child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS)

Specialist services (tertiary care)

Appointment top tips

Websites to help you find contact details of local services

England: www.nhs.uk

Scotland: www.nhs24.com

Northern Ireland: www.hscni.net

Wales: www.nhsdirectwales.nhs.uk

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