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Children's health

Life Event Document Caring for a child with a disability There is a range of supports and services available to parents and carers of children with disabilities. This document provides a broad overview of the services, covering legal matters, health, taxation, etc.

School health services
There are various child health screenings provided in public primary schools. Information on screenings and how they are organised.

Health services for pre-school children
The HSE provides free health screening for pre-school children.

Immunisations for children and young people
Vaccination and immunisation services are free of charge to children and young people.

Child health services
The general entitlement of children to health services in Ireland and the specific services available.



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If you have a question relating to this topic you can contact the Citizens Information Phone Service on 0761 07 4000 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 8pm) or you can visit your local Citizens Information Centre.