We deliver child and family health services, provide ongoing additional services for vulnerable children and families and contribute to multidisciplinary services in safeguarding and protecting children.

The school nursing service will:

  • Promote public health and healthy lifestyles
  • Safeguard children from harm and reduce risk taking
  • Provide health education and advice
  • Participate in national campaigns and initiatives e.g. national child measurement programme
  • Deliver the national childhood immunisation programme
  • Provide school-based health clinics
  • Work with children and young people who have complex medical needs

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