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Health Services for children

If you’re worried about your child’s physical or mental health, you can get advice and support by speaking to your health visiting team. You can also contact the school health service, a GP or an education setting.

Mental health

See mental health support for young people for information about local services.


ChatHealth service is a confidential texting service for young people aged 11 to 19. It can give support and advice on a range of mental, physical or sexual health issues. 

Sexual health

See East Sussex Sexual Health for advice and services for young people.

Special needs and disabilities

See Health Services for children with special needs for support services.

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