Winter bugs and viruses are usually mild, but can sometimes become more serious. It can be hard to know what to do when your baby or child is ill and when you can manage this at home or need to see a doctor or nurse for more help.
We have put together information about keeping your family well this winter, as well as help on finding agencies and schemes that can provide support if you are struggling and tips for staying warm.Read more
Family Hubs bring together a range of existing services, so you are able to access the advice and support you need, when you need it.
Measles is an infection that spreads very easily and can cause serious problems in some people. Having the MMR vaccine is the best way to prevent it. Vaccination rates across the country have fallen and cases of measles are on the rise.
Babies and children often get a lot of coughs and colds - around 8 a year! As they get older and their immune system gets stronger, the number of coughs and colds will get less.
These OT tools and strategies have been designed and published by the Norfolk & Waveney Paediatric Occupational Therapy Service.
They aim to provide advice, strategies and equipment ideas to support children develop independence in everyday skills and to promote successful participation in both school and home life.Read more
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Speak to a health professional via video call about your child aged 0-19. You can get advice about infant feeding, healthy lifestyles, child development, emotional health, behaviour and sleep, toileting and much more!
Call Just One Number on 0300 300 0123 or text 07520 631590 with any questions or concerns about your child's health, wellbeing or development. Our clinical team are able to support you over the telephone, video call or text, and work with you to understand how best to support you and your family.
Our opening hours are Monday – Friday 8am to 6pm and 9am to 1pm on Saturdays.
As a service offering health and well-being support and advice to families, children and young people we know how important it is to make sure we get things right for you and your family.
One of the ways we do this is by ensuring that you get the chance to work with us, sharing your experiences of our service and new ideas so we can continue to offer the best service and outcomes for Norfolk families and children.
Families told us they would like to be able to connect with and support each other online.
We have worked with HealthUnlocked to create an online community where parents and carers can support each other.
These are unusual times for families. No matter your age or circumstance, many of us are facing increased stress or maybe things are cropping up that you don’t know how to deal with.
Take a look at the upcoming webinars and online events to find out what additional support is available to you and your family.
With the support of NHS England and NHS Improvement we are offering video appointments to some of our families. Video appointments are easy to use and can be more convenient. We will contact you by letter or email to let you know about your appointment. This will include the date and time it will take place.
Solihull Approach online learning to help parents, families, carers and professionals feel more confident when looking after children and young people.
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