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Harrow School Nursing Service

Who is our School Nursing Service for?

Harrow school nursing teams see children and young people between 4 to 19 years of age who attending school in Harrow.

What does our School Nursing Service do?

Our school nurses have two main roles:

• to give confidential advice, care and treatment to young people and their parents and/or carers
• to look after and protect a young person's physical and emotional health

Our school nursing teams deliver a range of programmes including:

• developmental screening including height, weight, vision and hearing
• administering immunisation programmes
• health and sex education
• management of children with special needs
• the Healthy Child programme (available to all pupils attending state schools)
• safeguarding children

Most of our services are also available to offer support to parents, carers and school staff.

Where do we provide our School Nursing Service?

Our school nursing teams work across schools, health and community centres in Harrow.

Who do our School Nursing Service Work with?

Our school nursing teams work in partnership with schools and teachers as well as a range of health & social care partners.

What can you expect from our School Nursing Service?

Our school nurses have two main roles

• to give confidential advice, care and treatment to young people and their parents and/or carers
• to look after and protect a young person's physical and emotional health

Children and young people can be referred by their teachers, parents and by their healthcare professionals.

Children and young people can also self-refer to our school nursing service.

Who works in our School Nursing teams?

• Specialist school nurses
• School nurse technicians
• Immunisation nurses
• Support and administration

How do you access our School Nursing Service?

• Children and young people can be referred by their teachers, parents and by their healthcare professionals.
• Children and young people can also self-refer to our school nursing service.

For further information please contact:

Address:
Alexandra Avenue Health and Social Care,
275 Alexandra Avenue
Harrow
HA29DX

Telephone Number:
020 8102 6333

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