Child Health

0-5 Children’s Service (Health Visiting) – North Yorkshire

The role of the Growing Healthy North Yorkshire Health Visiting Service in North Yorkshire is to protect and promote the health and wellbeing of children under five and their families.

Telephone: 01609 780780

Website: www.hdft.nhs.uk – 0-5 Children’s Service (Health Visiting) – North Yorkshire

Specialist Children’s Services/Child Development Centre

Specialist Children’s Services are for children and young people, 0-19 years of age, with physical, communication, learning and developmental difficulties or disabilities which affect health and wellbeing.

Website: www.hdft.nhs.uk – Specialist Children’s Services/Child Development Centre

Health and Wellbeing for Children with SEND

Get advice on what to do if you are worried about the health and wellbeing of a child with SEND.

Website: www.northyorks.gov.uk – Health and Wellbeing for Children with SEND

Compass

Compass is a charity providing health and wellbeing services for children, young people, adults, families and communities.

Telephone: 01609 777662 or 0800 008 7452

Website: www.compass-uk.org/services/north-yorkshire-compass-reach

Email: NYRBS@compass-uk.org

North Yorkshire County Council - Social Care for Children

Find out about social care for children and the options available.

Website: www.northyorks.gov.uk/social-care-children

Vaccination planner

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Website: NHS: Vaccination Schedule

Childhood Immunisation Service North Yorkshire and City of York

The Childhood Immunisation team is a nurse led service that provides routine childhood immunisations for children and young people aged 5-19 years living in or attending school in North Yorkshire and the City of York.

Telephone: 01423 542360

Website: www.hdft.nhs.uk – Childhood Immunisation Service North Yorkshire and City of York

Youth Communication Team

The aim of the Youth Communication Team is that young people with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) will be identified earlier, in order to increase their ability to be involved in decision making about their lives and be able to become involved in education and work.

Website: www.hdft.nhs.uk – Youth Communication Team

Children and family hubs

Find out about the sessions, courses, activities, services and support our children and family hubs offer to families across North Yorkshire. North Yorkshire County Council’s children and family hubs are located across the county and provide services for children and young people aged 0-19 and their families.

Website: www.northyorks.gov.uk -Children and family hubs

Growing Healthy North Yorkshire – Healthy Child Team

The Healthy Child Team promotes and protects the health and wellbeing of all children and young people aged 5 to 19. They work with children, young people and families to empower and enable them to make informed decisions about health, and to support them in transitioning safely and happily into adult life.

Telephone: 01609 780780

Website: www.hdft.nhs.uk – Growing Healthy North Yorkshire – Healthy Child Team

Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: NHS: Visual Guide for Childhood illnesses