Dealing with a diagnosis of chILD

Fact sheet

Finding an accurate diagnosis for your child can take time. Sometimes months or even years pass between the start of symptoms and the final diagnosis. This can be a demanding, stressful, and emotional time.

Click here to learn more about how to deal with the diagnostic process, explaining it to others and how to look after yourself during a time of uncertainty.

For further information on chILD you can visit our website or contact our Information and Support Centre on 1800 654 301.