Our Public Health Nurses are now based at Crown Yealm House and can be contacted on South Molton (01769) 575176 or (01769) 575189 (ansaphone) They are involved in the promotion of health and early detection of ill health at all ages, particularly for expectant mothers, the under fives, and the elderly.
A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.
- Child Health Clinics - drop in clinic, Thursday, 09:30 – 12:00
- Developmental Checks - by Invitation – you will be sent an appointment when your child is due.
- Postnatal Support Group/ Under 1 group - please contact your HV for more information.
- General Advice - a health visitor is usually available on the phone between 09:00 – 10:00, Monday –Friday on 01769 575176 otherwise please leave a message.