Child Health

Local Offer for those with additional needs

Find links to what is on offer for those aged 0-25 with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) in Berkshire.


Berkshire Child Health - Mobile app

Every parent or carer wants to know how to do what is best for their growing baby and to give them the best start in life. This resource aims to help you understand what to do and who to ask in a number of situations; including what to do when your baby or child is ill. Learn how to care for your child at home, when to seek advice from a health visitor or call a doctor and when to use emergency services.

Download from: Google Play: Berkshire Child Health app

Download from: iTunes: Berkshire Child Health app

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

View this vaccination calendar which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Website: NHS: Vaccination Schedule

Little Blue Book of Sunshine

Everyone sometimes feels down, worried or anxious. We all need to look after our mental health, so read this book whenever you’re feeling blue:

Little Blue Book of Sunshine

Time to Talk (West Berkshire)

Time to Talk (West Berkshire) provides free confidential counselling services to young people in need aged 11 to 25.

Telephone: 01635 760331



MindEd UK

MindEd is a free education resource on children and young people’s mental health for all adults, families, professionals and volunteers.


Twitter: @MindEdUK