Child health

  • Rashes in babies and children

    Many things can cause a rash in babies and children, and they’re often nothing to worry about.

    The NHS provide support for identifying some of the common rashes in babies and children.

    NHS: Rashes in babies and children

  • NHS vaccinations and when to have them

    It’s important that vaccines are given on time for the best protection. Check the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by and contact your GP.

    NHS vaccinations and when to have them

  • Start for Life

    Trusted NHS help and advice during pregnancy, birth and parenthood.

    Start for Life

  • Family Information Service

    Information and advice about local services for parents, children and young people.

    01273 293545


  • Wellbeing Service

    Brighton and Hove Wellbeing Children and Young People’s service offers support to young people (age 4-25) who are experiencing mild depression, anxiety, low self-esteem and relationship issues. We provide a range of community based short term therapeutic interventions for children and young people who do not meet the threshold for Specialist CAMHS.


  • HANDi Paediatric App

    A new mobile app that will give you up-to-date advice about common childhood illnesses and how to treat them.


  • Local Offer

    Local Offer gives you information on the help and support available locally for children and young people aged 0 to 25 with special educational needs and/or a disability (SEND), and their families. It covers health, education, social care, leisure, preparing for adulthood and more.


  • Front Door for Families

    The Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH), Early Help Hub and Family Information Service have merged to become the Front Door for Families.
    The service is made up of professionals with different areas of expertise who work together to assess, decide and coordinate how best to support children, young people and their families where there are concerns.


  • Reading Well

    Reading Well Books on Prescription helps you to understand and manage your health and wellbeing using self-help reading.