Health Visitors are qualified nurses, with special training and experience in child health, health promotion and education. They offer practical support and health advice in many situations, including child development, nutrition, sleep issues and behaviour management in the under 5’s.
Normally the Health Visitors will see your child at the following intervals:
- Following birth, at home, between 10-14 days with follow up support if needed
• At 9-11 months
• At 2 years
They are a great source of information and can be contacted on 0300 247 0090