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General Health Services and/or teams

Health services for children/young people

  • Information about the DCO (Designated Clinical Officer) role & responsibilities in Knowsley.
  • CATCH - Common Approach to Children's Health is a free health app providing local NHS-approved support and information to parents and carers of children aged 0-5.
  • Our School Nursing service is available to all children and young people in Knowsley and we are here to support you with any health issues or worries you have up until your 19th birthday. School Nursing Service Leaflet
  • The Special School Nursing Team (Part of the Children's Community Nursing Team) work closely with young people, their families and carers, other school staff, healthcare professionals, and the Knowsley Children with Disabilities Service, as well as private and voluntary agencies to make sure the needs of young people are met.

General health services/teams

  • The Special Care Dentistry Department at Liverpool University Dental Hospital has a unit that offers a Consultant-led service, providing specialist dental care on a referral basis, to those who have a physical, sensory, intellectual, mental, medical, emotional or social impairment or disability, or a combination of these factors.
  • Looking for a GP or Dentist, visit NHS Choices
  • Information about NHS Walk-in centres and local hospitals are available if you visit this page.
  • The Podiatry Service (foot care) - Knowsley and St Helens aim to prevent, diagnose, treat and rehabilitate conditions affecting your feet and lower limbs. These include common foot care problems such as ingrown toenails and bunions. 
  • The Phlebotomy Service (blood tests) take blood samples from patients who have been identified as needing a blood test.
  • The Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) is here to advise and support you and your family.
  • Healthwatch Knowsley are here to make sure your views on local health and social care services are heard, you can have your say, get involved and find out about services in Knowsley.

Rehabilitation Support Services.