Parenting and Family Health

National Breast Feeding Week 27th June - 3rd July

It's #NationalBreastfeedingWeek, and everyone has a part to play in helping mums to breastfeed 👶

Over the next week, on Instagram and Facebook @BetterHealthStartForLife, and on Twitter @BH_StartForLife , will be sharing lots of tips and advice to help with your breastfeeding journey

For more information, visit Start4life:


Breastfeeding help and support - NHS (

Worried your child is unwell?

The Healthier together website contains lots of really useful information about what to look out for when your child is unwell.

Click here to visit the website 


Infectious Illnesses in Children

Click here to find out more

Maternity Care

Baby Buddy App

Baby Buddy is an award winning mobile phone app for new parents and parents-to-be, created by mums, doctors and midwives.

Download for Android:

Download for Apple:

Why Kids Should Still Get Vaccinated – Cleveland Clinic


Vaccine Schedule: Click here to find out when you child need which vaccines. 

Vaccination tips: Click here