Health visiting is a specialised branch of nursing. Health visitors are available to provide advice, support and counselling for families with young children. They promote family health, child development and parenting issues. A health visitor provides advice and support to adults, offering bereavement support and cardiac rehabilitation. All health visitors offer a needs-led service and are available from Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm.
They can be contacted by telephoning 686947 or 686948.