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Peterborough Health Visiting Service (Universal 0-19 Service)

Peterborough Health Visiting Service

We offer the Healthy Child Programme Universally across a minimum of 5 mandated contacts (Antenatal, 10-14 days, 6-8 weeks, 1year and 2-2.5yrs). We also offer a rapid response when a family/parent/carer needs specific expert help, for example postnatal depression, general parenting support and advice – behaviour, tantrums, potty training, a sleepless baby, infant feeding, breast feeding support, weaning, healthy eating, minor illness/childhood infections, common skin problems and safety in the home.

Health Visiting supports the safeguarding of children alongside other professionals

We run weekly child health clinics accessible to all.

Baby cafes – support for breast feeding mothers 

Additionally we provide ongoing support alongside other professionals/services where there are identified complex health needs.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Angela Rees

Where to go

City Clinic
Wellington Street

Health visitors work within 3 localities across Peterborough Unitary Authority. We see families in their own homes, in Early Years settings, in community clinics , in GP Surgeries and in childrens centres.

Get directions to PE1 5DU

Other Details


Age Ranges
0-2; 3-4

Local Offer


We are a Universal Service.

All preschool children will have a named Health Visiting Team. Access to the service is via notification from maternity services of a new birth or a transfer in to Peterborough via GP surgeries.

Local Offer Age Bands
0 to 5 years
SEN Provision Type