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Useful Info

Here are some useful resources that you may like to access.

All the links provided are form reliable and trustworthy sources.

Recommended resources:

Immunisation leaflets and guidance for parents

Communicating with your baby

A quick guide to childhood immunisations for the parents of premature babies

Screening tests for you and your baby; This documents explains screening tests offered during and after pregnancy (available in various languages).

Healthy Start Vitamins for pregnant women and children under 4

Institute for Health Visiting Top Tips for Parents

Wigan Parents and Carers Forum


Start Well Family Centres

Within Wigan we have five Start Well Family Centres across the borough that provides support, information and activities for families, children and young people.

To find out more about your local Start Well Family Centre and become a member please speak to your Health Visiting team or see the links below:

Atherton Start Well family Centre
Supporting the communities of Atherton, Tyldesley, Astley and Mosley Common.

Ince Start Well Family Centre 
Supporting communities of Wigan Town Centre, Standish, Shevington, Ince, Scholes, Aspull, New Springs and Whelley.

Platt Bridge Start Well Family Centre
Supporting the communities of Hindley, Hindley Green, Abram, Platt Bridge, Ashton and Bryn.

Westfield Start Well Family Centre
Supporting the communities of Pemberton, Winstanley and Highfield, Orrell and Billinge, Worsley Menses, Hawkley Hall and Goose Green.

Westleigh Start Well Start Well Family Centre 
Supporting the communities of Leigh, Golborne and Lowton.