Child Health

If you have children under 5 years old, your health visitor or another health professional will see you several times to talk about how you and your child are getting on, this may include:

  • when you are over 25 weeks pregnant

  • when your baby is 10 to 14 days old

  • when your baby is 6 to 8 weeks old

  • when your baby is 3 to 4 months old

  • when our baby is 6 to 12 months old

  • when your child is 24 to 30 months old


Information leaflets for downloading:

PDF file Off to the Best Start - Leaflet on breastfeeding

PDF file When to Start Solids

PDF file Moving on to Family Meals

PDF file Dietary Sources of Iron

PDF file Dietary Sources of Calcium

PDF file Feeding the Vegetarian Baby

PDF file Help! My Child won't eat

PDF file Pelvic Floor Exercises

PDF file Weaning Baby Stage 

A Guide to Immunisations up to 13 months of age.pdf

Guide to Bottle Feeding.pdf


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