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Weekly News 6th May 2014

Recent Publications Public Health Updates Getting to know your baby, new app available Click on the link below for more details. Guide to the Early Years Profiles Click on the link below for more details.   Child and Maternal Health Knowledge Update – 6th May 2014 To access this weekly bulletin highlighting the latest … Continue reading

Weekly News 28th February 2014

Recent Publications NICE: Public Health Programme Guidance – Domestic violence and abuse – how services can respond effectively NICE’s Public Health Programme Guidance on Domestic violence and abuse – how services can respond effectively (PH50) has been published this week. The full guidance and background papers, are available now on the NICE website here: reading

Weekly News 7th February 2014

The views of public health teams working in local authorities This report follows on from three previous reports that provided a snapshot of the development of the health improvement workforce in England in 2011, 2012 and 2013 (available at These studies highlighted the challenges associated with ensuring that staff have the necessary skills, knowledge and  competence to promote health and wellbeing regardless … Continue reading

January 2016 Blog!

         Welcome to the Final Blog! January 2016 and a new year brings us to the final publication of our Health Visitor monthly news.  As written in previous publications we have achieved so much in the east of England. This has been through exceptional team work with our partner provider organisations, universities … Continue reading

December 2015 Blog

Welcome to December 2015’s blog! Christmas Message from Julia  The HV Programme Team would like to wish all of you a very Happy Christmas and peaceful New Year. Early in 2016 Sue, Rachael and myself will be moving on to do other things and we plan to publish the final ‘monthly news’ in January. As a … Continue reading

October 2015 Blog

Welcome to October 2015’s Blog! We hope that you find the October blog useful and informative, if you have any comments please feed back to Rachael Moore, Health Visitor Programme Support at So now that Halloween is out of the way, it is 53 days until Christmas!   Annual Educators Conference – 15th October 2015, … Continue reading

Health Visiting Monthly News – March 2015

Welcome to March’s Health Visiting Monthly News.  East of England HV Awards Event  Over the last 4 years we have worked in partnership with our provider organisations and 5 universities to support around 750 health visitor students to successfully qualify, and increase the health visitor workforce across the east of England by almost 500 wte additional HV’s … Continue reading