Children & Families
Our children's services and services for children & families promote a healthy start to life. They provide health care services that are responsive to the changing needs of young people and their families.
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The Healthy Child Programme for the early life stages focuses on a universal preventative service, providing families with a programme of screening, immunisation, health and development reviews, supplemented by advice around health, wellbeing and parenting.
It’s recommended that all pregnant women have the flu vaccine, whatever stage of pregnancy they’re at.
Tasty recipies on a budget
Published: 15th November 2017
New mobile app and booklet available containing information about common childhood illnesses
Published: 1st November 2017
Three qualified psychiatrists join CAMHS to strengthen the service for children and young people in Cumbria.
Published: 5th October 2017
Newly designed service has launched for children and families
From Our Children & Families Team The former Children’s Community Learning Disability Service is changing!
Published: 30th August 2017
Found out more at our countywide launch events
From Our Children & Families Team Celebrating breastfeeding through interactive sessions and celebration walks
Published: 29th June 2017
Raising awareness of breasfteeding in Penrith