The health visiting team run a drop-in baby clinic at Market Rasens Childrens Centre (Kilnwell Road) on Tuesdays (09:00-10:20 hrs) and (10:00-11:30 hrs)for Mums who are breast feeding.  These clinics are open to all babies and young children aged 0 to 5 years.

Six week and eight month checks for babies are done by appointment only at the end of the Tuesday drop-in clinic.

During the clinics the health visiting team will be on hand to offer advice and information and weigh your baby.

The team can offer you information and support on the following:  

  •     Preconceptual care
  •     Antenatal care
  •     Feeding and baby care
  •     Weaning
  •     Children’s growth and development
  •     Play
  •     Diet and nutrition
  •     Behaviour management
  •     Child minders, day care and pre-school groups
  •     Children with special needs
  •     Healthy lifestyles and exercise
  •     Postnatal depression
  •     Miscarriage
  •     Relationships
  •     Bereavement
  •     Housing and benefits

 To contact the health visitor and nursery nurse, call 01673 233600.

If you have any concerns about your child’s health, development or behaviour, please contact the team – do not wait until your child is next due to be seen.