Useful Links

Community Nursery Nurses

Click here to download the Community Nurses Leaflet. 

Healthy Start

With Healthy Start, you get free vouchers every week to spend on milk, fresh and frozen fruit and vegetables, and infant formula milk. You can also get free vitamins.

Solihull Approach to Parenting

The Solihull Approach is based on the original work of Hazel Douglas who has led teams of practitioners and parents to develop the Solihull Approach. The sound and well-researched ideas that underpin the Approach are embedded in every aspect of our Understanding your child's behaviour groups and courses.

Infant Feeding

Walsall Breastfeeding Support Groups - Our support groups are designed to help you with breastfeeding, ask us any questions that you might have, we'll support you in your breastfeeding journey. 


​Information for parents to help answer their questions about infant feeding.

Institute for Health Visiting

On our 'For Families' page, you will find links to what health visitors do and important online Sources of Support. You will also find iHV Parents Tips which you can download. These are  helpful factsheets covering key areas of caring for your child, such as breastfeeding and weaning, health and immunisation, and development and behaviour.

Birth to Five year book

This book provides information on caring for children up to five years old and contact details for useful organisations. It is available to new parents resident in Northern Ireland through primary care services (antenatal clinics, GPs or health visitors).

Ages & Stages Questionnaires

The Ages & Stages Questionnaires® (ASQ) Third Edition is a questionnaire designed to help parents check their child's development

NHS Choices

Services and support for parents


Walsall children's and young people's service directory

Emotional Health and Wellbeing

Provides information and support to the people of Walsall on promoting emotional resilience and ways to protect our wellbeing.

Emotional Health and Wellbeing - Lifestyle Services

Understanding your child programme –  - click children’s and young people’s services

Ready Steady School

Solihull Approach 2011