27.   Medical/Physical Health

Does youth have any physical limitations (such as asthma where child cannot go to gym, or needs an inhaler)?  Does the youth wear glasses?  Are there any activities youth cannot do because of a physical or medical condition?  How much does this interfere with his/her life?

0 –   No action needed. Youth is physically fit and healthy.

1 –   Let’s Watch/Prevent. Youth has some physical and/or medical problems and cannot do some activities or child has impaired hearing or vision.

2 –   Help is needed. Youth has physical/medical problems that stop him/her from doing many activities, including blindness, deafness, or significant motor difficulties.

3 –   Help is needed now/immediately. Youth has serious physical/medical problems that cause severe physical limitations.