The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) is today advising that children at increased risk of serious coronavirus (COVID-19) disease are offered a vaccine.
A report that provides a review of the changes in children's body mass index (BMI) over specific time intervals.
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A new campaign has launched across mid and south Essex aimed at providing parents and parents-to-be with the latest advice on providing a safe sleeping environment for their baby.
A new App has been put together with health care workers across Essex, which provides self-care and advice to parents of children aged 0-11. It will support parents in knowing what to do if their child is unwell.
A new service has launched to support children and young people aged 5-18 years (or up to 25 if in receipt of an Education, Health and Care Plan) in response to COVID-19 and an increase in demand for mental health support.
The Chetwood Family Hub in South Woodham Ferrers will be reopening on Monday 7th September with the return of weighing sessions for infants and children under 4 years of age.
Essex Safeguarding Children’s Board have put together a resource pack for online safety aimed at parents and carers, children and young people and professionals.
This week's blog includes updates on the coronavirus, smoking and mental health, the increase in confirmed cases of mumps in 2019, year of the nurse and midwife, and Start4Life.
More than 150 vulnerable young people have been given access to increased support, thanks to a new youth work project based in Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital.