Health services for children with special educational needs and disabilities
Peterborough has a wide range of health services for children and young people from 0-25 years including GPs, pharmacists, dentists, optometrists and hospital services. These services are known as ‘universal’ because they are available to everyone. To find your nearest service go to NHS Choices and enter your postcode.
Children with special educational needs and disabilities will need support from different health services at different stages in their lives. Descriptions of health professionals who may be involved in healthcare for children and young people with disabilities are shown below.