The Healthy Together School Nursing Service is a central and accessible point of contact for children, young people and their families, working with both health and non-health professionals, to promote and support their identified physical, emotional and social needs.
The School Nursing Service offers booked appointments, drop-in clinics (monthly in primary schools and weekly in secondary schools), virtual clinics, web chats, health fairs, a text messaging service (ChatHealth) and time-limited packages of care in response to need on a range of topics including emotional health, eating disorders, sexual health, drugs and alcohol etc.
The School Nursing Service can be accessed via the GP, a teacher or other school staff member, any healthcare professional involved in family care or directly by telephoning 0300 3000 007
Public Health Nurse – School Nursing Service
How to access:
- Child’s teacher or school staff
- Healthcare professional involved in your family care
- Families can contact directly and self-refer
Tel: 0300 3000 007