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Children & Young People Zone

We understand that you might be worried about coronavirus – also known as COVID-19 – particularly if your child has a long-term health condition.

Click here to go direct to our COVID-19 (coronavirus) information page, including updates about our services.

For latest shielding guidance from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health please click here.

Welcome to our Children and Young People zone. Our organisation helps people get better, or manage their long-term condition.

Please have a look through the website, and tell us what you think...we'd love to hear from you.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – information for children, young people and families

We understand that you might be worried about coronavirus – also known as COVID-19 – particularly if your child has a long-term health condition.

This information sheet from Birmingham Community Health Care Foundation Trust (BCHC) sets out our advice and the action we are taking to respond to the coronavirus outbreak.

Kooth mental health services for 11 to 25 year olds now available in Birmingham

Kooth is a new free, safe and anonymous service to support young people’s emotional and mental health in Birmingham.
The online self-referral is available  here. This is an online platform for advice and support and is linked into the wider mental health support from Forward Thinking Birmingham.

Our community

A-Z Services

Welcome to the Children and Young People's Zone. We provide a wide range of healthcare services across Birmingham and the West Midlands for people aged 0-25. There are many different names for our services, some of them you may have heard of, and others might be medical terms that you need to Google! Either way, let us know if you can't find the service you are looking for.

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Children's zone

You might have noticed that we've been busy building a new website so that you can find out more about your health. We are an NHS organisation that helps lots of people in the West Midlands manage their illnesses, get treatment, and find support. This area is for younger children to explore, let us know what you think. 

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Young People's zone

Whether you're a teenager, a young person, or a young adult, the links below are a useful way for you to access services, support and information which is important to you. This includes contact details about local NHS services, or where to go to for help if you need it. Click here for more.  
Health Visiting

For Parents

Welcome parents. This website was built to be more inclusive of children and young people who access our services.  We hope that you can find just what you're looking for. 

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A-Z Services

What's worrying you

To browse the wide range of services we provide click here.

TURNING 18 ...

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When it is time to move over to our adult services, we will plan your future healthcare with you so that you feel confident about your future.

Click here to find out about the support we offer to help you move smoothly from children's to adult services.

Image Gallery

Image Gallery
We've got a wide range of photographs from across the region covering many of our services. Some of these images are a way of illustrating the work NHS nurses and other staff do day-to-day.

Click here to view our gallery.


Safeguarding children
If you or someone you know are the victim of abuse, you don't have to suffer in silence. Please click this link to learn more about our safeguarding team.

Contact Us

Get in touch

Whether you want to find out more about one of the services you use as a patient, or service user, or you just need to ask a question, you can contact 0121 466 3450.

Games and Apps

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If you are looking for help and advice, organisations like aSk UK, and Barnados have free apps you can download on your iphone or android phones. Or if you fancy exploring our games section click this link to find out more.

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