London Borough of Croydon

Advocate4health

A website for people with learning disabilities - provides information on healthy living. 

www.advocate4health.org.uk

Mental health for young people 14-25

http://www.apictureofhealth.southwest.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/mental-health/feelings/All_About_Feeling_Down.pdf

Health information for people with learning disabilities

http://www.learningdisabilities.org.uk/our-work/health-well-being/easy-read-guides-health-conditions/ 

My Hospital Passport

My Hospital Passport’ has been created by the National Autistic Society (NAS) for young people with autism and communication needs. The design of the passport is to support young people in communicating their needs to doctors, nurses and other relevant health professionals. 

For further information and guidance, please go to the National Autistic Society (NAS) website where it provides further information on how to use this with various health professionals. 

Going into hospital with a learning disability

The NHS has a useful collection of information, videos and guides about what happens in hospital including communicating with staff.

Smile

See download below which explains what happens at the dentists.

Downloads

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