Child Health

Overton Community Centre

Child health clinics are held in the Overton Community Centre on the third Friday Morning of each month from 09:30-11:30 and at Oakley (St Leonard’s Centre), on Wednesdays, 14:00-14:30. No appointment is necessary.

Hampshire And IOW CYP Crisis Line

Free telephone and email support for children and young people aged 11-17 years old who are experiencing mental health crisis and living in Hampshire or the Isle of Wight.

Children and young people will have immediate access to:

  • One to one confidential, emotional support
  • Advice on healthy coping skills and resources
  • Signposting to useful apps and websites

Freephone: 0300 303 1590


Family Information And Services Hub

The Family Information and Services Hub includes Hampshire Gateway

You can find information about what is going on in your area, details on how to access services, organisations and activities in Hampshire, and the advice and support that’s available.


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

Healthy Child Programme

School nursing teams can offer advice to children, young people, families and education staff on issues including:

  • Health advice and support
  • Sexual health
  • Immunisation
  • Growth
  • Childhood illness
  • Bed-wetting
  • Stopping smoking.



Chat Health

If you are aged 11 to 19 and want confidential advice from a ChatHealth nurse on:

  • Relationships
  • Weight
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Drugs
  • Smoking
  • Stress
  • Your Body
  • Alcohol
  • Self Harm

Text: 07507 332160

Healthier Together

NHS Healthier Together aims to improve the health of children and young people in Dorset, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.


Android app: Google Play

Apple app: App Store

Vaccination planner

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

Website: NHS: Vaccination Schedule