Health Visitors in this area work geographically and are based at several different sites. The Health Visitors in the Under Fives Team based at Mile Oak Medical Centre cover the BN41 postcodes (and BN42 for patients registered with a Portslade GP). Health Visitors are qualified Nurses with specialist training and experience in promoting better health. The Health Visiting Team aims to enable individuals and families to manage their own health and provide support as needed especially for those with young children.provide care and advice for parents/guardians of children from birth to five years and may also be contacted for advice during pregnancy. In addition to home visits, the Health Visitors run drop-in clinics with Early Years Visitors at South and North Portslade Children's Centres where parents can get advice, guidance, information and support.
For details of clinic times or advice please ring (01273) 426216.