Child health


If your children are unwell, it can be a very worrying time. It isn’t always easy to remember everything your doctor tells you and you may need reliable, doctor-authored leaflets to help get you through. has information on all conditions that affect children, except the most rare, from coping with nappy rash or a high temperature appropriately, to routine vaccinations or baby colic, through to the really frightening (“Could it be meningitis?”).

You can find information about the symptoms and check the available treatments by visiting

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

The special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) local offer brings together information that is helpful to children and young people aged 0-25 and their families.

You can access Lancashire’s SEND local offer at

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