Children’s Services

Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust provides children’s services across North Yorkshire as well as in County Durham, Middlesbrough, Stockton-on-Tees, Sunderland and Gateshead.

0-19 Children’s Service – Gateshead

The 0-19 HCP service in Gateshead is an integrated service for families, expectant mothers, children and young people that offers interventions from the pre-natal stage up to the age of 19.

Leeds Childhood Flu Programme

The Childhood Immunisation Team provides the childhood flu programme to children from reception to school Year 5, who live in or attend school in Leeds.

Paediatric Outpatients Department

Our dedicated Children’s Outpatient Service caters for children from birth to 16 years of age. The Paediatric Outpatients Department is run by a combination of consultants, paediatricians and specialist nurses.

Safeguarding and Looked after Children

Unfortunately, children are occasionally put at risk, or even hurt or harmed. The Trust takes its responsibility to safeguard all children very seriously. Our specialist Safeguarding Children Team provides training, support and advice to equip all staff to quickly recognise safeguarding concerns and take action to address them.

Specialist Children’s Services

Specialist Children's Services are for children and young people, 0-19 year of age, with physical, communication, learning and developmental difficulties or disabilities which affect health and wellbeing.

Youth Communication Team

The Speech and Language Therapy Youth Communication Team is a three year project which has been running since November 2013 and is funded by North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC).