Health visiting teams offer the Healthy Child Programme to all families which includes developmental reviews, information and guidance to support parenting and health choices to help children reach optimum health and wellbeing.
Coronavirus Update: Child health clinics held in Southampton Children Centres are closing from next week 23 March 2020.
There will be a ‘Duty’ operated clinic for families to phone in with feeding/minor health issues etc. (Normal Clinic queries).
Those families who need ‘face to face’ contact for specific weight monitoring, jaundice review, they will be offered appointed times in a Children’s Centre, which will be booked via ‘Duty’ phone call or health visitors/community health nurses following visits.
To speak to a member of the health visiting team please phone 0300 123 6661, Monday to Friday 9-4pm or send a text for advice or information to the Health Visiting Solent Pulse Text messaging service: 07491163277, Monday to Friday, 9-4pm
Please be advised these numbers are not for urgent calls. Please refer to the NHS, For Parents – a Special COVID-19 Message in your Red Book if you think your child is seriously ill or injured.