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If your child is affected by a medical condition or disability we can help. Call our freephone helpline on 0808 808 3555 to get information, support and advice. You can also browse our range of parent guides on aspects of caring for a disabled child in our resource library.

To meet other parents see support groups below or meet other parents online on our online community.

Please see below for reliable medical information on Schizophrenia produced by alternative providers.

NHS Choices

Although alternative links have been selected with great care, Contact  cannot accept responsibility for any inaccuracies or errors. Alternative information providers comply with the Information Standard and give details of their quality control procedures on their website, which includes review of information by a qualified medical professional.

Is there support?

Support in Mind Scotland

Tel: 0131 662 4359

The Organisation is a Registered Charity in Scotland No. SC013649. It provides information and support to people affected by serious mental illness, including family members, carers and supporters. The Organisation has a network of local support groups and manages drop-in/resource centres across Scotland. 

Group details last updated August 2014.

As Schizophrenia is a mental illness, support and advice is available from a number of other organisations (see entry Mental Health).