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Early Years

Getting a best start in life.

If children have a healthier and happier childhood, they are more likely to go on to have healthy and happy lives.

We have support to help you get your child ready for school. Check out the advice offered on the Ready, Steady, Grow pages for more information.

What’s going on?

We work with various organsiations so parents can access FREE support and advice to help them look after and develop their children.

Children centres – there are several children centres in Sandwell, and they are there to help and support young families. In addition, they run lots of sessions for parents to be and parents with young families.

Health Visitors – are specially trained nurses who support and educate families from pregnancy through to a child’s fifth birthday

Breastfeeding network – offer support to families in organised antenatal classes, home visits and support groups. They can help mums with getting to grips with breastfeeding, and can be contacted via text on 07505 775357.

Tailored Support

Whether you are trying to get pregnant, already pregnant or a new parent, we can help. Healthy Sandwell can support you in a variety of ways. If you want more information about the services we can offer you, please call us on 0800 011 4656 or 0121 569 5100.

 

 

Still need help?

Send an enquiry to our friendly Healthy Sandwell team.

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