Family Development

For many parents/carers taking their family member out and about in the community can be a big worry. These worries could arise from a multitude of different factors. For example, wondering how someone will manage in a new environment, concerns about plans changing last minute, or worries about the attitudes and judgements of other people. 

Here you will find real-life insights as well as ideas to consider for when you are going out and about in the community. 

Environment checklist  My hospital passport Out and about
Visiting family members  Visiting healthcare professionals  Top tips for shopping trips
Travelling by plane Using public transport  Visiting the opticians
Visiting the hairdressers