We provide health visiting services and offer advice from the antenatal period through the first 5 years of your child’s life. This includes advice on healthy growth and care, including infant feeding and support with common health problems. We work closely with other professionals to support young families and carers.
Baby clinics for new parents take place regularly across Lancashire. They give you the chance to get general advice about caring for your child and to have your child weighed.
Our school nursing service carries out the National Child Measurement Programme and School Health Needs Assessments and also provides advice on health promotion and health issues for older children and teenagers.
Our Single Point of Access (SPA) is the key point of contact for children, young people, families, GPs and health and social care professionals to access advice and support from Lancashire Healthy Young People and Families Service. We have a single telephone number (0300 247 0040) and email address firstname.lastname@example.org (for all queries and requests for support. The service is open from 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday.