Resource | 19.02.2024 | By Teresa Quail

5c. Moving to adult NHS services

Deaf Children and Young People (DCYP) and families

  • understand the differences between paediatric and adult services
  • feel supported in understanding possible best care pathway options
  • know about and are able to advocate communication preferences for appointments.

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5a. Moves and changes in educational settings

5b. Understand their own access needs


Previous sections

Section 1  Deaf identity

Section 2 Communication, language, and literacy

Section 3 Understand access to sound

Section 4 Social, emotional, physical, and mental health

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Section 6  Preparation for adulthood

Section 7 Specialist assessment and monitoring