Health and wellbeing
If your child needs extra support with communication and interaction you need to speak to your school Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO) or SEND Outreach Team.
What can I do to help, what services are out there for my child, how to make a referral and more.
First steps to support your child’s cognition and learning. Speaking to your child’s school SENCO and using the Specialist Advisory Service
Spotting the signs of a physical disability and how to get support
The Educational Team for Hearing and Vision offer a wide range of services to support children and young people who have been diagnosed with hearing and/or vision loss from birth to leaving school
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
- Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD)/ Dyspraxia
- Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
- Intellectual Disability/Learning Disability Sensory Needs
- Tourette Syndrome (TS)
Free sleep support, training, and useful links.
Midwives for pregnancy, birth and afterwards. Health visiting for 0-5 years, school nurses for 5-19 years.
An annual health check helps you stay well by talking about your health and finding any problems early, so you get the right care.
This website provides parents, carers, pregnant women and birthing people, babies, children and young people across North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, the East Riding, Hull, North Yorkshire, and York with consistent and high-quality advice from local health professionals.
You’ll find clear information on common childhood illnesses, including advice on what ‘red-flag’ signs to look out for, where to seek help if required and how long your child’s symptoms are likely to last.
- Speech and language
- Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy
- Children’s Continence Service
- Adult ADHD and ASD Services
- Adult Learning Disability Team
- Children’s Complex Health Team
- Designated Clinical Officer for SEND
- Children’s Continuing Health Care
- Personal Health Budgets
- Children’s Nurse Educator
- Complex Health Nurse
- Nurse in School (Humberston Park)
- St Andrew’s Hospice
Links to health apps and the NHS website.
We provide practical and reliable advice about giving medicine to your child.
Find a GP, pharmacy, and dentist. Use the Minor Ailment scheme if you do not pay for prescriptions.
Wheelchair loans, personal wheelchair budgets and equipment and adaptations to support daily living.
Children and young people with diabetes.
New online support site for people with Type 1 diabetes.
DigiBete is a video platform app to help young people, families and communities to manage Type 1 Diabetes. It is a social enterprise funded by NHS England with all content clinically approved by the Diabetes Team at Leeds Children’s Hospital.
Current survey’s and consultations, engagement and coproduction, feedback and complaints for NHS Services, Healthwatch, PALS, and EHCP Annual Review Feedback.
Includes links to local mental health providers for children and young people as well as info on:
- Eating concerns and disorders
- Anxiety, stress and worry
- Low mood and depression
- Trauma and PTSD
- Exam stress
Ideas to support your child through a bereavement.
What you can do to support someone with an eating disorder.
PEACE, eating disorders and autism.