BACD-Castang Foundation Fellowship Programme 2019-20 applications now being accepted
BACD is a proud member of the Disabled Children's Partnership and the Secret Life of Us campaign. Click here for more information.
|Quality Principles for Paediatric Disabled Services|
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BACD Annual Scientific Meeting, 21 March 2019
The changing face of paediatric neurodisability: new diagnoses, new interventions, new challenges
Registration and Abstract Submission to next year's conference are now open. Click here for more information.
Paediatric Disability Distance Learning Courses
Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust and the British Academy of Childhood Disability have established a new partnership to deliver web-based distance learning courses to professionals supporting disabled children and young people and their families. Click here for more information.
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, Psychiatry, Speech and language therapy, Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy, Psychology, Nursing and Education.
BACD is a registered charity in England & Wales: number 1177868