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Family Centre Service

 

Towards the end of 2018, our Children’s Centres service was replaced with a new service called the Hertfordshire Family Centre Service. It brings children’s centres, health visiting and school nursing together to provide a more joined up service. Children, young people and their families from pre-birth through to when a child reaches 19 are supported. One of the biggest differences is that you are no longer be restricted to accessing services via your local centre, being able to use any Hertfordshire Family Centre.

The staff are called Family Support Staff. Health Visitors and School Nurses are now Public Health Nurses and they support ages 0-5 and 5-19. The Family Support Staff will work with families with children aged 0-11.

For more information about the service and to register your family go www.hertsfamilycentres.co.uk. 

A health visitor will be available at clinic for weighing and advice at the following venues:

Mondays
09:30am - 10:30am United Reform Church, Bricket Wood, AL2 3QR
1:00pm - 2:00pm Scout Hut, Oysterfields, AL3 5TJ

Tuesdays
09:30am - 11:30am Alban Way Children’s Centres, Sherwood Avenue Recreation Ground, AL4 9QL
1:30pm - 3:30pm Child Development Centre, Church Crescent, AL3 5JB

Wednesdays
1:30pm - 3:30pm Sopwell & Veralum Children’s Centre, Mandeville Drive, AL1 2LE

Thursdays
09:30am - 11:00am Hill Dyke Community Centre, 17 Hilldyke Road, Wheathampstead, AL4 8TU
09:30am - 11:00am The Health Centre, 1 Hawkes Drive, Redbourn, AL3 7BL
1:30pm - 3:30pm London Colney Children’s Centre, Alexander Road, AL2 1JG

Saturdays
10:00am - 11:45am Child Development Centre, Church Crescent, AL3 5JB


The Health Visiting teams can be reached on the numbers below.

St Albans = 01727 732 008
Harpenden = 01582 715 675

For the most up to date information go to www.hertsfamilycentres.co.uk.