Young people are supported to manage their own health as they move into adulthood. Young people with learning disabilities are registered with GPs from 14 and annual health checks and plans are offered. Health professionals use person-centred approaches and work in partnership with education and social care colleagues as part of the EHC planning process.
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Guidance documents for clinical commissioning groups when assessing the needs of children and young people (0 to 17 years) whose complex needs cannot be met by universal or specialist health services.
Taking on the Challenge is an e book collating best practice examples of young people's participation across health services.
Get Your Rights is a new interactive website for children and young people that provides information on young people's rights when using the NHS.
This website has been co-produced with children and young people. You can access it website here.
The aim of this booklet is to offer information and routes to support of a practical nature, which we hope can improve the lives of children and young
people with complex health needs.
This easy read leaflet is for people with learning disabilities, family carers and anyone who helps a person with learning disabilities and gives information on the NHS Continuing Healthcare.