Health Visitors

Camden
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Provides a home visiting and community-based service to support children and families in promoting health and well-being. Universal prevention and intervention service that provides advice, support and guidance in caring for children aged 0–5 years and offering:

  • antenatal support from 28 weeks
  • breastfeeding, weaning and healthy eating
  • monitoring child’s growth and development, speech and language
  • emotional health and wellbeing, including postnatal depression
  • behaviour difficulties, including sleeping, eating, potty training, temper tantrums and teething
  • safety in the home
  • minor illness management
  • immunisations – advice and information only
  • domestic violence, addressing conflicts within the family and giving information and support
  • information and signposting to local support networks

Health visiting teams sit within the Integrated Early Year Services. They are split into 5 locality teams, based primarily at Regents Park Children Centre, Harmood Children Centre, Kilburn Grange Children Centre, Agar Children Centre and 1A Children Centre. 
 


How to refer

The following clinicians can refer to this service: GPs

Letter

Referral methods: Email

Please send referral letter by email.

e: camden.dutyhv@nhs.net

Self-referral

Families can contact the service by email or telephone.


t: 020 3317 3032

e: camden.dutyhv@nhs.net