Your Child and Hydrocephalus

Written by our expert health team, Your Child and Hydrocephalus contains over 80 pages of information covering every aspect of your child's development from birth to 11 years old.

Whether they're starting to wean, taking their first steps, or making the transition from primary to secondary school, our exclusive book will teach you what to expect, what to look out for, and what action to take. 

It's the perfect resource for parents and professionals.

Click here to download Your Child and Hydrocephalus

Order a hard copy

We're making a limited number of hard copies are available free of charge for parents / carers of Shine's Little Stars members (aged 0 -11).

To order a copy of 'Your Child and Hydrocephalus', please contact us and include your child's name.   This will help us manage the distribution of the publication.

If your child is not currently a Shine member but you wish them to join, please complete our on-line application formMembership is completely free of charge.   


Please note: The cost to publish, print and send 'Your Child and Hydrocephalus' is £10.  If you would like to make a donation to help us cover the cost, you can do so here.

Short on time?

Don't worry, we've broken down the book into age related chapters, so if you're in a hurry you can read each chapter separately by using the links below.

Need more help?

If you need to speak with one of Shine’s specialist advisers about spina bifida or hydrocephalus, call us on 01733 555988 or click here to email us.

Our office hours are Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. We aim to respond to all enquiries as quickly as possible!

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