Health and Well-being (Early Years)

 Health Services

Looking for information about GP’s, Dentists, Mental Health Services, Learning Disability Services or any health related issues . . .

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GP Surgeries

A list of local GP surgeries

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ASD videos for parents/ carers

These video clips are aimed at parents and carers of children with an ASD.

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Tips for hospital visits

Going into hospital is a worrying time for any of us. It can be even harder for someone who has a learning disability. If you’re looking after an adult or child with a learning disability, follow these tips to make a hospital stay go smoothly.

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Design to Smile for under 3’s

NHS dental programme for under 3 year olds

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Childhood Immunisations

Information on childhood immunisations for babies

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A free weekly hygiene collection from your home

Carmarthenshire Direct on 01267 234567 or e-mail: direct@carmarthenshire.gov.uk

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Pre Hospital Communication App

The welsh ambulance service have developed a Pre-Hospital Communication app which uses pictures and words to communicate with people who have a range of different needs, specifically for those: Whose illness or injury affects their communication, is deaf or hard of hearing, for which English is not their first language or those with learning disabilities, ASD friendly.”

There’s a pain scale indicator, treatment explanations etc.  It also has a section on assault in ‘what’s wrong’, which may be useful for s/u debriefs following incidents of CB maybe.
It looks really good an accessible. Its available on iOS, Android and Blackberry.

•iOS – search for ‘PreHospApp’
•Blackberry – search for ‘pre hospital app’
•Android – search for ‘Pre-Hospital Communication App’

 


 

Provide’s short-term practical and emotional support at home to help people regain their independence.
Find out more about support at home.
If you are a health and social care commissioner, please look at our information for commissioners.
Please contact the Cardiff office on 02920 695740 for further details or see details for the service locations below.

http://www.redcross.org.uk