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Doncaster Maternal and Child Health Centre

Organisation: 
Address: 
685 Doncaster Road,
Doncaster, 3108, Australia
Contact Phone: 
(03) 9840 9188

The Maternal and Child Health Service provides health and development checks for children.  It provides a wide range of information, advice and support about children's, women's and family health issues including:

  • Breastfeeding/formula feeding
  • Nutrition through all stages
  • Child health and development
  • Physical and emotional changes
  • Parent / child relationships
  • Childhood illness
  • Child safety and injury prevention
  • Immunisation advice
  • Family planning
  • Sleep / settling difficulties
  • Parenting strategies
  • Referral to local support services and other health agencies.

Relevant developmental assessments are performed at key ages and stages:

  • Home Visit
  • 2 weeks
  • 4 weeks
  • 8 weeks
  • 4 months
  • 8 months
  • 12 months
  • 18 months
  • 2 years
  • 3 1/2 years

The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development operates a 24-hour, seven days per week Maternal and Child Health Line.

The service is staffed by maternal and child health nurses for families of children aged from birth to school age. 

The contact number is 13 22 29

 

Activity Category: 

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