Health Visiting and Breast-feeding support
THE HEALTH VISITING TEAM for Lensfield Medical Practice are currently based at the York Street practice Tel: 01223 723075 (Monday to Friday between 9.00am and 5.00pm -answer machine available). The team offers support and advice to parents and carer’s of children aged between 0-5 years old, on parenting issues such as development, feeding, sleep, behaviour, relationships, toilet training and many more subjects. Advice or support can be offered via a home visit, telephone call or clinic consultation.
Your Children will be offered a development assessment at six weeks by your GP. Further development assessments will be offered when your child is 1 year old and 2 and a half years. A reminder will be sent to you for all these checks. You will then be asked to make an appointment
Appointments will automatically be sent to you for immunisations by the practice at 2, 3, 4 & 12 months, and again before your child starts school.
Access to your School Nursing Team is also available via the Primary school which your child attends.
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