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Terminal Illness and Bereavement

Child or Adult Heart Disease

Social, Emotional and Behavioural Conditions

Cancer and other Diagnosis

~ Illness Book List

~ Experiences Children Under 5

~ Experiences Children Over 5

~ For Carers

~ Autism

~ Epilepsy

~ Cancer

~ Diabetes

~ Muscular Dystrophy

~ Meningitis

~ Asthma

~ Other illnes books

For Children

Other Books Lists

Terminal Illness and Bereavement




Orange Fund

...Re-building lives affected by any diagnosis....

Physical Illness Book List

The Physical illness section includes a variety of books on many illnesses, the links on the left will take one to a general topic, a brief description is listed below.

~ First experiences type books are books for age 2+ covering topics such as going to the Doctor, going to the dentist, understanding the body

~ Understanding books, for various ages cover topics such as understanding the body and what happens to food,

~ Health includes titles on puberty for boys and girls, Family health, and understanding the concept of illness for children

~ Books to the parents including entertaining and education, and healthy food

~ Illnesses specific books are generally on a single topic, such as Autism Epilepsy Diabetes Cancer and  Asthma related books, .

Other publications in our  Book List

As the UD site covers a variety of topics, we also have a variety of books on the various topics, the following contains links to their publications.

The Green fund social, emotional and behaviour section contains

~ Behaviour related books for children  

~ Adoption

~ Divorce and step families

~ Social children books, including peoples and religions of the world, healthy eating,

The Terminal Illness and Bereavement booklist contains a variety of titles for both children and adults.

Children under 5

Children 5 to 8

Children 9 to 2

Children 13 to 16

Adults Caring for Bereaved Children

Adult Grieving, including friends and families

Please note - all the Understanding booklists are provided as a guide only, because every situation is different we cannot guarantee that any one book is fit for particular person or circumstance.

Physical Illness Book List