Health Visitors are qualified nurses with special training and experience in child health, health promotion and education. They offer practical support and advice in a host of diverse situations.
Many people think that health visitors only visit new babies and their families at home - this is not the complete picture. Health Visitors aim to promote the health of the whole community.
The Health Visitors can be contacted on 01323 432300.
Your address determines who will be your Health Visitor as they work geographically. Any family who has a child can access the service.
Health Visitors are subject to a code of professional conduct, which requires them to act in your best interest. Their aim is to help you lead as healthy a life as possible, both physically and mentally.
Child Health Clinics are held at the following times:-
Monday 12:30 - 14:30 at Devonshire Children's Centre, Seaside.
Tuesday 10:00 - 11:30 at Avenue House, The Avenue
10:00 - 11:30 ONLY the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month at Polegate Children's
Centre, Oakleaf Drive.
Thursday 09:30 - 11:00 at Shinewater Children's Centre Milfoil Drive
10:00 - 12:00am at Hampden Park Children's Centre, Brodrick Close.
Friday 10:00 - 12:00 at Princes Park Health Centre, Wartling Road.