Child Health

Updated on 2nd January 2018 at 8:40 am


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Child Health

Collingwood Health Visitors are now based at The Riverside Centre, Minton Lane, North Shields, NE29 6DQ, Tel. No. 0191 643 8899.

They hold two baby clinics, one held at The Riverside Centre on a Tuesday between 1:00 and 15:00 p.m. and a second held on a Wednesday at North Shields Library between 09:30 and 11:30 a.m.

These are drop in clinics with a health visitor always in attendance.  They offer an opportunity for general advice and support for mums and children up to the age of 5.

Weighing and developmental assessments can be done in the clinic.

You will be invited by post to attend for scheduled immunisations.

For a patient information leaflet about what to do if your child is sick, please click here.