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Health visiting service

The Health Visiting Service provide advice, support and intervention to families with children. They help parents make decisions affecting their family’s health.

They offer support during pregnancy, in the weeks after the birth, and as your child grows. Staff help families with parenting issues, local services and support groups.

Find out more about the Harrow health visiting service

School nursing service

The school nursing service carries out health screening for children including:

  • height
  • weight
  • vision tests

They provide general advice and specialist assistance for children with medical needs.

Find out more about the school nursing service