Child Health

When Should I Worry?

‘When Should I Worry?’ is a booklet developed by researchers at PRIME Centre Wales, Division of Population Medicine, Cardiff University.

It provides information for parents about the management of respiratory tract infections (coughs, colds, sore throats, and earaches) in children, and has been designed to be used in primary care consultations.

Website: www.whenshouldiworry.com

Booklet: When Should I Worry?

Rise Above

Online resource for young people covering a range of topics including relationships, health, mental and wellbeing.

Twitter: @We_RiseAbove

Website: www.riseabove.org.uk

Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: NHS: Visual Guide for Childhood illnesses

Vaccination planner

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Website: NHS: Vaccination Schedule

0-19 Advice Line

The 0-19 Advice Line is open 08:00 – 17:00 on weekdays, excluding bank holidays.

Telephone: 01883 340922

YoungMinds

Supporting children and young people and their parents/carers with their mental health and wellbeing. Specific advice on managing self-isolation and anxiety about coronavirus.

Website: www.youngminds.org.uk

Childline

Childline are here for you, whatever’s on your mind. They’ll support you. Guide you. Help you make decisions that are right for you.

Telephone: 0800 1111

Website: www.childline.org.uk