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Supporting children (0-5) with a learning disability in hospital

Mencap have produced some information for parents of children with learning difficult to help them and their children get the best possible help when they go to hospital.

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This guide covers:

  • Life with a learning disability
  • Diagnosis
  • Healthcare and the law
  • Supporting your child in hospital
  • Speaking with hospital staff about your child
  • Hospital passports
Last updated: 26/01/2021

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