Using their expertise in normal development and behaviour of children aged up to 6 years, our team of specialist nurses and child and family support staff carry out health and development reviews via home visits and appointments at Maternal and Child Health Centres.
Our Maternal and Child Health Service provides early recognition of problems which may affect a child's progress.
There are two ways to make/change/cancel appointments:
Request a Maternal and Child Health appointment
Online - complete our online form:
By phone - contact Family Services Administration to make an appointment on 03 5272 4741.
Please make appointments in advance and read the relevant part of the "My Health and Development record" (green book).
The Maternal and Child Health Line is available 24 hours a day on 132 229.
New parent groups
First time parents are invited to attend new parents groups. These groups aim to provide opportunities to share ideas, establish friendships and gain educational information.