Services for disabled Children

National services for disabled children and young people

Family Lives - Parenting a disabled child (opens in a new tab)  

Help Line: 0808 800 2222

Caring for a disabled child (opens in a new tab)  

ADDISS (opens in a new tab)  

Provides user-friendly information and resources about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder to anyone who needs assistance - parents, sufferers, teachers or health professionals 

ADDISS Help Line020 8952 2800 

Bobath Centre (opens in a new tab)  

Bobath therapy is effective for children with all types of cerebral palsy and other similar neurological conditions.  

Cerebra (opens in a new tab) 

a charity set up to help improve the lives of children with brain related conditions through research, education and directly supporting the children and their carers 

Downs Syndrome Association (opens in a new tab)  

Providing information and support on all aspects of living with Downs Syndrome to all who need it.   

Epilepsy Action (opens in a new tab)  

Advice and information for everyone affected by epilepsy  

Epilepsy Action Help Line: 0808 800 5050 

National Autistic Society (opens in a new tab)  

The leading UK charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome) and their families. The NAS provide information, support and pioneering services and campaign for a better world for people with autism. 

Royal Society for the Blind (opens in a new tab) 

Can listen, support and offer practical help and advice regarding issues and concerns relating to children with a visual impairment.

National Deaf Children's Society (opens in a new tab)  

Comprehensive information on every aspect of childhood deafness 

NDCS Help Line: 0808 800 8880 

SCOPE (opens in a new tab)  

Offering expert information, advice and support to disabled people and their families 

SCOPE Help Line: 0808 800 33 33  

Therapy Directory (opens in a new tab) 


ID: 1768, revised 02/10/2023