About our Health Visiting Service

Health Visiting Service: Our local offer for children living in Wigan

The Health Visiting Service offer is available to all children and families, including children with additional health needs.

We provide advice, information and support to families and children and help parents make decisions that improve their family’s future health and well-being.

You can call the Health Visiting Duty Number during working hours for general information and advice on 0300 707 1243.  Please note this is not an emergency number,

Your local Pharmacy and 111 can give you support around the management of common ailments.  In an emergency contact 999 or attend your local Accident and Emergency service.


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