Healthy Early Years
A parent’s guide from birth to five
Library and videos

Library and videos

Information leaflets

Accidents and keeping safe

Health and wellbeing

Medicines, immunisation and screening

Local information

Video information


How do I look after a sick child? (18 to 30 months)

Should my doctor give my child antibiotics? (from 6 months)


What does a health visitor do?

How do I breastfeed my baby?

Is my baby getting enough milk?

What can I do about sore nipples?

Is my baby gaining enough weight?

How will breastfeeding help me bond with my baby?

My child has a rash - what shall I do?

Slapped cheek syndrome

How can I get baby to sleep?


How do I treat my child's cold?

How can I regulate my baby's temperature?

How do I play with my child to help development?

When will my child start talking?

When will my child start talking?