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
A project that helps vulnerable families in Barrow celebrated a year of success.
From Our Children & Families Team The CQC praise Children’s Community Services for leaping to an improved ‘Good’ rating
Published: 21st April 2017
Children’s community services have significantly improved
From Our Children & Families Team Text messaging service is supporting young people during Anti-Bullying Week
Published: 17th November 2016
ChatHealth service offers support on bullying for young people
From Our Children & Families Team Improvements identified in diagnosis and management of children with Autism in Cumbria
Published: 27th October 2016
An independent review highlights improvement opportunities
From Our Children & Families Team Specialist Breastfeeding Health Visitors have been nationally recognised for their work
Published: 25th October 2016
Specialist Breastfeeding Health Visitors for CPFT have been recognised by a leading international children's charity.
Published: 24th October 2016
Young people accross the county are benfitting from texting their School Nurse for support