We understand that having a child transition from the paediatric team to adult services can be difficult for not just the child but for you as their guardian.

Below you will find important information, links and documents that will help you are your family with the service transition.

Important documents:

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Important links:

Alcohol, smoking and drugs

Bullying

  • Support for victims of bullying and their families is available from BullyBusters
  • Find out more about bullying at school on the GOV.UK website

Mental Health

Prescription cost support

  • Information on getting help with prescription costs is on the NHS website

Self advocacy

  • Find out about your rights around confidentiality, consent to treatment and feedback in this NHS leaflet
  • To support you with making shared decisions about your healthcare, please see the NHS – Ask three questions postcard
  • Advocacy services are available from the National Youth Advocacy Service, find out more on the NYAS website

Self Harm