If your child has a disability or an ongoing health condition, they may be regular visitors to their local hospital.

No-one expects hospital visits or stays to be fun but everything you can do to share your own knowledge and help communications will make things easier for your child.

Health Passports
Trips to A&E
Hospital stays


It is your child, it is not the doctor’s child, and if you don’t like the way they’re bandaging him or they’re doing something that you know will upset your child – even though all the other children with that syndrome are bandaged in that way – you say so, you negotiate.


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