Health Visitor is a nurse with additional training in preventative medicine, health promotion and social advice. Health Visitors visit patients at home to talk in private as well as offering a service and clinics at the doctor's surgery. Health Visitors also link with other agencies to obtain the help that patients require.
They can offer advice and support on
- behaviour problems
- family health issues
- how to stop smoking
and much much more...
The health visitors are available on weekdays only. To contact them call 01225 831829. If there is no reply, leave a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible. The health visitors will carry out developmental assessments if a need is identified.