Childrens health

chilren’s health

For specialist NHS advice you can contact the Brighton & Hove 0 – 5 Healthy Child Team by:

Text: You can text the Texting Parent Line 07507 331 296 any time, and they will return reply to your text within 24 hours, Monday to Friday 9am – 3.30pm except for Public holidays and weekends.

Telephone: You can telephone the Health Visiting Contact Point on 01273 266 000


Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30pm except for Public holidays and weekends.



Healthy Child Programme

The Healthy Child Programme is the universal public health programme for children and young people, which provides a range of health interventions and support, beginning in pregnancy and continuing through to the end of formal schooling.


Vaccination planner

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

Download from: NHS: Vaccination Schedule

Caring for your baby or toddler

Whatever you want to know about getting pregnant, being pregnant or caring for your new baby, you should find it here

NHS – Your Pregnancy & Baby Guide

Health Visitors

The health visitors are based at the Moulsecoomb Children’s Centre and can be contacted on 01273 666483.