Support Over Your Lifetime

Preschool

LOCAL SUPPORT - SELF REFERRAL

From the Health Visiting Team (Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust)
Your child’s early development up to the age of 5
Health visiting Health visiting – Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust – CYP Website
Includes “who we are, what to expect, when we do routine visits and how to contact us for advice on all aspects of baby and child management and behaviour (covering children up to the age of 5).”

From Buckinghamshire Family Information Service

From NCT (the National Charity for Pregnancy, Birth and Early Parenthood.)
Local activities & meet-ups Local activities & meet-ups | NCT

From Healthy Start NHS
If you have a child under 4, you may be entitled to get help to buy healthy food and milk.

Other self-referrals

For self- referral to other local Children NHS Community services including occupational therapy, speech and language therapy and the wheelchair service see under

For more information and direct local support for parents see under

NATIONAL SUPPORT - SELF REFERRAL

From Family Lives
A confidential and free helpline for families in England and Wales for emotional support, information, advice and guidance on any aspect of parenting and family life. Parentline family support and bullying helpline | Family Lives

From Living life to the full
Three courses that together cover the formative years of your child’s development. Helping both your child and you to enjoy each other. Enjoy Series | Living Life to the Full (llttf.com)

For more information and direct national support for parents see under

For support with breast feeding see under

FREQUENTY ASKED QUESTIONS

General information

From NHS choices
“This guide includes everything you need to know about caring for a baby.”
Baby Baby – NHS

From the IVH (Institute of Health Visiting)
Top tips for parents (includes an extensive list of leaflets dealing with common questions asked by parents) Top Tips for Parent – Institute of Health Visiting

From NCT (the National Charity for Pregnancy, Birth and Early Parenthood.)
Baby & toddler Baby & toddler | NCT

From Start for Life

From Family Lives
Find advice on all aspects of family life from bonding with your new baby, dealing with tantrums, and positive discipline. Parenting advice and family support – Family Lives

From Healthier Together

From Buckinghamshire Family Information Service
Childcare and early years Childcare and early years | Family Information Service

Health visiting (covering your child’s early development up to the age of 5)

From NHS choices

From Buckinghamshire NHS Healthcare Trust

Other NHS community services

For information on other Children NHS Community services including occupational therapy, speech and language and the wheelchair service see under

Safety

From RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents)
Detailed and well organised information

From NHS choices

Other support

For more information and direct support for parents see under Support for Parents.

For more information and direct support for breast feeding see under Pregnancy.

Videos and podcasts

Many people prefer to see a video or listen to a podcast as it offers a different way to understand health information. On the videos and podcasts page there are links to some relevant videos and podcasts covering the topic of babies and toddlers.

DISCLAIMER: This website is provided for information only and does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. It does not replace the advice, diagnosis and treatment provided by a medical professional. We will not accept responsibility for any loss, damage or injury that arises from the use of this website.

Links are provided for information only and though we endeavour to ensure the information is accurate, we cannot accept responsibility for the sites linked to or the information found on these sites. A link to a site does not indicate approval or support of the site. While we endeavour to make sure that downloadable content is free from viruses, we cannot accept any liability for damage resulting from a virus infection.

Skip to content