Health

First Community Health and Care

0-19 Advice Line - 01883 340922

Open 8am - 5pm on weekdays (exluding bank holidays)

For advice including:  Feeding, Sleeping, Behaviour, Family Foods, Mental Health, Immunisations Breastfeeding, Fever Management.

Who are the 0-19 Team?

Each team consists of Health Visitors, School Nurses, CAMHS Community NursesStaff Nurses, Community Nursery Nurses and Admin Support Workers. They work with all families, children and young people offering advice and information to support the health, development and well being of children and their families. Further services are offered where there are additional needs, and they play a major role in safeguarding children. They offer early intervention, universal immunisation and screening programmes in a variety of settings including Child Health Clinics, homes and schools.

Child Health Drop-n Sessions

Please come to any of our drop-in sessions.  Meat a member of the 0-19 team and ask questions about your child. 

Including: Dental care, Behaviour, Sleeping, Healthy Eating, Breastfeeding, Immunisations, Preparation for School, Hearing and Vision

Monday

  • Dovers Green Sure Start Children's Centre 9.30 - 11.30am
  • Caterham Sure Start Children's Centre - 9.30 - 11.15am

Tuesday

  • St Piers Sure Start Children's Centre - 9.30 - 11.00am
  • Stepping stones Sure Start Children's - 12.30 - 1.45pm

Wednesday

  • Hurst Green and Holland Children's Centre - 9.30 - 10.45am
  • Horley Community Sure Start Children's Centre - 9.45 - 11.45am
  • Welcare Sure Start Children's (last Wednesday of the month) 10.00 - 12.00pm

Thursday

  • Caterham Sure Start Children's Centre (Marden Lodge Primary School) - 1.00 - 2.15pm
  • The Red Oak Sure Start Children's Centre - 12.30 - 2.30pm
  • Netherne Community Hall (First Thursday of the month) - 10.30 - 11.30pm

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Change4Life

Health food and activity tips for you and your children.  Change4Life has loads of healthy eating tips and recipes with fun ways to exercise.  Change4Life is here to help you and your kids eat well and move more.  https://www.nhs.uk/Change4Life

First Steps

This service is available for anyone in Surrey aged 18 years and upwards, who are looking to take the first steps to improve mental well-being.  Help line 0808 801 0325 open Tuesday and Wednesday 12pm – 4pm and Thursday 2pm – 6pm. 

https://www.firststeps-surrey.nhs.uk/

Henry – Health Exercise Nutrition for the Really Young

Let’s Get Healthy with HENRY is an 8 week course designed to give parents and carers of children up to the age of 5 years of age the tools and skills they need to provide a healthy family lifestyle.  http://www.surreynurturinglinks.org.uk/henry-for-parents

Meningitis Now

Meningitis Now is the new name for Meningitis UK and Meningitis Trust.  This charitable organisation works to raise awareness, fund research and provide support for families affected by meningitis and septicaemia http://www.meningitisnow.org

NHS Call 111

When it’s not a 999 emergency, but you need medical help fast.  There is a 111 number to call now.  You will be asked some questions so that they can assess your symptoms, then directed straightaway to the local service that can help you best. For more information visit http://www.nhs.uk/111

NHS Choices

A checklist of vaccines offered in the UK for free on the NHS, and the ages at which they should be given.  If you're not sure whether you or your child has had all your routine vaccinations, ask your GP or practice nurse to find out for you. It may be possible to 'catch up' later in life http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/vaccinations/Pages/vaccination-schedule-age-checklist.aspx

The National Asthma Campaign

Provides education and support to people with asthma. They run a helpline staffed by asthma specialist nurses and can put you in touch with local support volunteers http://www.asthma.org.uk/

The National Eczema Society

Dedicated to helping people with eczema and their families http://www.eczema.org/

Tandridge Community Mental Health Recovery Service (CMHRS)

Tandridge CMHRS is a integrated health and social care team who work with people experiencing a range of mental health issues.  They provide assessment and treatments, working with adults of working age (18-65). For patients of GP's in the Tandridge area.  Offering advice and support to families and carers.

Langley House, Church Lane, Oxted, Surrey RH8 9LH Tel: 01883 385481