Waiting Lists Affect Child Development

Barnardos. (2017). Waiting Lists Affect Child Development. https://knowledge.barnardos.ie/handle/20.500.13085/514
We know childhood only lasts a short space of time and during this time children go through stages of growth and development not matched at any other point in their lives. Getting access to medical assessments and treatment when a child needs them is crucial otherwise it really can impair their ability to grow and thrive.