This section contains basic information about hemiplegia (also known as hemiparesis), how it can be treated, and associated problems. You can also read a range of HemiHelp leaflets on hemiplegia.
- What is hemiplegia?
General information about hemiplegia, its causes, and what it means for your child.
- What's it like to have hemiplegia?
People with hemiplegia speak out.
- Frequently asked questions
Questions and answers about hemiplegia.
- Associated problems
Epilepsy, emotional and behaviour problems and visual perception difficulties are all common in children with hemiplegia.
Find out about treatments for hemiplegia.
We have a range of HemiHelp leaflets, booklets and books about all aspects of hemiplegia.