Medway Community Healthcare (MCH) provides a wide range of high quality community health services for Medway residents; from health visitors and district nurses to speech and language therapists and out of hours urgent care.
MCH offers child health community services to children and young people from new born to 18 years.
If you are a parent seeking advice please contact the duty desk on 0300 123 3444.
Alternatively please speak to your health visitor, GP or Nursery/School who may consider a referral to our service.
To see our Healthy Child Clinic timetable please click here >.
To find out more about the local offer to children in Medway, please click here >
MCH have a dedicated family engagement officer whose role is to improve the health and wellbeing of families and children, by signposting you to a range of non-clinical services. This may include charities, groups or training.
As part of this we will also be running family engagement programmes where we will invite you to have your say on how the services are delivered.
To speak to the family engagement officer about how we can help you, please call 0300 123 3444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
All referral forms should be completed and forwarded to email@example.com
If you have any safeguarding concerns regarding a child or adult please see the page linked for more information on how to proceed.
Healthy Child Clinics
Routine visits and developmental reviews
Ante and Post natal depression / anxiety
Breast and bottle feeding advice
Ante and Post natal groups
School health checks
Breast and bottle feeding
Health Visiting Parent Support Sessions
Childrens Specialist Parent Support Sessions
Speech and Language therapy
Childrens Community Nursing
Wound Care and Dressings
Childrens Learning Disability Nurses
Special Needs Nursery
Specialist School nurses
Looked after children
Difficulty sitting still and concentrating
Your experience is important to us and helps us to make sure our services provide excellent care. If you have any comments or queries about our services please see our contact us section.
Following referral you will be invited to attend either a parent education training session or an assessment screen.
Phone lines are open between 8am – 5pm Monday – Friday