Child Health

Chat Health 0-5

ChatHealth 0-5 is a text messaging service set up to support parents, carers and families of under 5’s in Hampshire. The service is run by local health visitors who have a wealth of experience of working with mums and dads-to-be, babies, toddlers and young children.

Text: 01962 763993

Hampshire Child Health Services

They provide child health services services at Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital and Royal Hampshire County Hospital.

Website: www.hampshirehospitals.nhs.uk/child-health-services-paediatrics

Healthier Together

Healthier Together provides you with information to help keep your child safe and healthy, as well as helping you decide what to do when your child is unwell.

Website: www.what0-18.nhs.uk

Vaccination planner

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

Website: NHS: Vaccination Schedule

CYP Crisis Line

This service is a telephone support service for children and young people aged 11 – 17 years old in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, who are experiencing mental health crisis.

Telephone: 0300 303 1590

Hampshire County Council

Their website brings together information useful for parents, including advice on childcare, education, reporting your concerns for a child and more.

Website: www.hants.gov.uk/socialcareandhealth/childrenandfamilies 

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