Child Health

Moved to the UK: Get up to date with your vaccinations

Vaccines are the safest way to protect you and your family from serious infections; they help you stay healthy. If you wish to read more about vaccinations, please view our leaflet.

Child Health Clinic

Held at Bedford Road Health Centre, Hitchin on Wednesdays from 9.30am – 11.30am.

Vaccination planner

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Download from: NHS: Vaccination Schedule

Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: NHS: Visual Guide for Childhood illnesses

KIDS

KIDS are a national charity, founded over 47 years ago, providing a wide range of support services to disabled children, young people and their families. We support children with any disability from birth to 25 years of age. We offer our support to the whole family with the aim of giving disabled children a brighter future.

Facebook: KIDScharity

Twitter: @kidscharity

Telephone: 0132 931 2312

Website: www.kids.org.uk

Email: southeastadmin@kids.org.uk

ERIC

ERIC supports children and teenagers throughout the UK for bowel and bladder health.

Helpline: 0845 370 8008*

Website: www.eric.org.uk

*Calls cost 9.6p per minute plus service provider charge.

Baby Clinics

Find your nearest Baby Clinic through Herfordshire Community NHS Trust

Website: www.hct.nhs.uk

Hertfordshire Family Centre Service

Health information from conception and up to the age of 5 years.

Website: www.hct.nhs.uk

Drop-in Clinics: www.hct.nhs.uk

Health For Kids

Health for Kids introduces a new and different way for primary school children to learn about their health.

Website: www.healthforkids.co.uk

Hertfordshire School Nursing Service

The School Nursing Service in Hertfordshire promotes a healthy lifestyle for school aged children between the ages of 5-19 following the healthy child program.

Telephone: 01707 252465

Website: www.hct.nhs.uk/our-services/school-nursing

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ADD-Vance

Our mission is to support the families of children affected by AD-HD and/or Autism and the professionals involved in their care.

Telephone: 01727 833963

Website: www.add-vance.org

Email: herts@add-vance.org