Child Health

Kooth

If your child is feeling anxious or worried about their exam results, or anything else, Kooth are here to help. Your child can visit for free support and advice.

Website: www.kooth.com

Covid-19 vaccination

Some children can get a Covid-19 vaccination.

Website: www.southwestlondon.icb.nhs.uk/covid-19

Sutton LSCB

The core objectives of the Sutton Local Safeguarding Children Board are to co-ordinate what is done by each person or body represented on the Board for the purposes of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children in Sutton.

Telephone: 020 8770 6001

Website: www.suttonlscb.org.uk

Children's Therapies

Children’s therapies include those offered by dietitians, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, plus speech and language therapists.

Website: www.suttonhealthandcare.nhs.uk

Vaccination planner

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Website: NHS: Vaccination Schedule

Feeling a bit poorly

If your child is poorly your local pharmacy can help with tummy aches, colds, sore ears, rashes and more.

There are pharmacies in your area that stay open past 17:00.

Use the ‘Pharmacy advice’ site to see all the services on offer and locate your nearest pharmacy.

Website: NHS: How your pharmacy can help

Health Visiting Services

Health visitors are registered nurses who have professional experience in child development and family health. They work as part of a team with community nursery nurses to promote good health and to help with the prevention of illness in all age groups in line with the Department of Health “Healthy Child Programme”.

Telephone: 0208 770 5409

Website: www.suttonhealthandcare.nhs.uk – Health Visiting Service

Email: hcpadmin@sutton.gov.uk

Children's Speech and Language Therapy

Speech and language therapy provides help, support and care for children and young people who have difficulties with their speech, language and communication skills. We also work with children who have difficulties swallowing that can make eating and drinking unsafe.

Website: www.suttonhealthandcare.nhs.uk

Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: NHS: Visual Guide for Childhood illnesses