healthy child programme

Leadership – impact, outcomes and child focussed - Wendy Nicholson

School nurses are passionate about the health and wellbeing of children and young people, always striving to ensure services meet local needs and finding creative or innovative ways to improve delivery. The 4-5-6 model provided an opportunity to focus on …

West Midlands Region Aspires to Give its Youngsters the Best Start in Life - Helen Carter

1st October 2015 marks the start of a truly joined up approach to healthcare with the 0-5 Healthy Child Programme transferring from NHS to local authority commissioning. What a wonderful opportunity to now be able to integrate 0-19 public health services …

Ready for school:  prepared to learn and develop - Justine Rooke and Wendy Nicholson

Ensuring children are able to get the best from school is vital – children starting school need to be ready and prepared if we are to make a difference to their life chances and improve health outcomes. We know there …