Emotional & Social Support

Receiving a diagnosis of SMA and caring for a child with complex needs can greatly increase the physical and emotional responsibility of parenting. While there will be many times in your child’s life of great pride, joy and love, there will be others that are very challenging. These difficulties can affect every member of the family in different ways but with support and advice, everyone involved in your child's life can be a vital source of support, for your child, for you and for each other. 

In this section we talk about:

Page last reviewed / updated: February 2021
Next review due: February 2022