Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Wellchild

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Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
16, Royal Crescent, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3DA
Telephone number:
01242 530007
Email address:
Service description:
WellChild is the national charity working to ensure the best possible care and support for children and young people living with a long term or complex health condition. As well as a UK-wide team of WellChild nurses the charity also provides practical help to families:

- The WellChild Family tree brings parents and carers of seriously ill children and young people together online and at face-to-face meet-ups across the UK.

- WellChild Helping Hands provides teams of volunteers to tackle essential improvement projects in family homes and gardens.

- Medicines for Children is a practical web based resource for parents and carers providing free information on over 100 medicines, either as a leaflet or via the website.

- We also have dedicated support to help families who have children with the rare genetic condition Wolfram Syndrome.
Cost:
Not provided
Age range:
0 - 18 years
Eligibility criteria:
Age
Referral route:
Contact Service Direct
Last updated on:
18/09/2016

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