The British Academy of Childhood Disability (BACD) is an organisation for professionals working in the field of childhood disability.
The group operates as an affiliate group of the British Association of Community Child Health, a specialty group of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, and as the UK branch of the European Academy of Childhood Disability.
We encourage membership from all disciplines working in the field of childhood disability.
The aims of the BACD are:
The BACD committee has representation from the disciplines of Paediatrics, Speech and language therapy, Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy, Psychology, Nursing and Education.
Updated 15 July 2014