Healthy Start Vitamins: This scheme is open to pregnant women, new mums with a child under 12 months old, breastfed babies from birth and babies and children from 6 months to 5 years who are not having more than 500ml (about 2 x 8fl oz) of formula milk each day. These vitamins promote healthy growth and development and can help to counteract some of the potential problems as a result of lockdown.
Available to collect Monday – Friday: 9.00am-12.00pm & 1.00pm–3.00pm
Weighing Clinic: Would you like to see a Health Visitor to get your child weighed. This is a monthly clinic to get your baby/child weighed.
Last Wednesday of the Month – 10.00-11.30am – No need to book.
– April 27th
– May 25th
– June 29th
– July 27th
– August 31st
– September 28th
Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond: The Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond class is an antenatal education course run by Health Visitors, which consists of four sessions in antenatal period and a reunion session in the postnatal period, to meet up with your babies. Ask your Community Midwife for more information.
To book onto a course, please ring 0300 303 1603
Breastfeeding Support Group
Would you like to meet other breastfeeding mothers, then why not come along to our friendly support group to get support around breastfeeding from professionals. No need to book – just come along.
Every Thursday 12.30-2.30pm
Baby and Child Health Clinic: Do you have concerns about your baby’s: feeding, weight, skin, development, weaning, colic, reflux, sleep, wellbeing or need any other advice, attend a baby and child health clinic to speak to a Health Visitor.
Fridays 1.00pm-3.00pm – Appointments only
Call 0300 303 1603 to speak to the Health Visiting Team to arrange an appointment
Physiotherapy: Seek advice from a Physiotherapist in relation to any concerns you may have around your child’s physical development.
Selected Fridays throughout the month, 8:45am-12:15pm – Appointments only