This page has information on health services for children and young people under 18, in Bristol.  To find out about health services after 18 you can look at the Preparing for Adulthood Health page.


Health Visitors

Support from birth for babies and their families.


Early Years Key Workers

Specialists in working with pre-school children with disabilities and their families.


Children's Community Health Services

Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language, Community Paediatricians, Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS), Special Service for Children with Learning Disabilities (SSCLD)



Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, Southmead Hospital, Cossham Hospital, LIASE, leaving hospital.


Hospices and Palliative Care

For children with life limiting or life threatening conditions.


Children's Continuing Healthcare

For Children and young people (under 18 years old) with complex health needs who may need support with their healthcare in order to live at home.


Equipment and Adaptations

Wheelchairs, house adaptions, getting equipment



More support in the community.


Personal Health Budgets

Money to support a person’s identified health and wellbeing needs.


How health services work Bristol

Find out what services are available and who provides them.


Complaints and disagreements

What to if you want to make a complaint or disagree with a decision.


This page has information for residents in the City of Bristol.  Find out about what other Local Authorities do.

Last Update 1 December 2016 by Findability Team.


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