New birth visit information

Useful information for parents about new birth visits

New birth visits 

Recommended websites and resources that complement the new birth visit that forms part of the UK’s national Healthy Child Programme. 

The role of health visitor (PDF)

Transition to parenting

Relationship building resources from Unicef

Breastfeeding

NHS information about breastfeeding

Bottle feeding

NHS information about bottle feeding

Immunisations 

Government information about immunisations

Vitamin D

Free Vitamin D scheme – Lambeth 

Free Vitamin D scheme – Southwark  

Sleep 

NHS information about helping your baby to sleep

Sleep advice from Lullaby Trust

Sleep advice from Unicef

Children’s Centres 

Lambeth 

Southwark 

Contact 

Lambeth health visiting service
Tel: 020 3049 5300  
Email: gst-tr.spahealthvisitingservicelambeth@nhs.net 

Southwark health visiting service
Tel: 020 3049 8166 
Email: gst-tr.spahealthvisitingservicesouthwark@nhs.net