Maternal & Child Health Services

Jointly funded by Council and the Victorian Government the Maternal and Child Health Service is a free service, delivered through Hepburn Health Service, available to all families with young children.

Families can access 10 key ages and stages consultations for all children from birth to pre-school age, parenting support groups, information and referral to other child and family services and a 24 hour support counselling and advice line.

Hepburn Maternal and Child Health Service cares for families with infants and young children, promoting child and family health and wellbeing.  Maternal & Child Health Centres are co-located within Hepburn Health Service at:

 

Daylesford Cnr Hospital & Jamieson Street (03) 5321 6560
Creswick  1 Hill Street (03)  5345 9160
Clunes 67 Service Street (03) 5345 9750
Trentham 22-24 Victoria Street (03) 5421 7250

The Maternal & Child Health Central Booking No., to book or change appointments - (03) 5345 9150

The Maternal & Child Health Line (24 Hour Line) - 13 22 29

Families usually attend the closest centre, however you are welcome to attend any centre.  The Maternal and Child Health service in Hepburn Shire is staffed by nurses registered with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA). The nurses have undertaken study in General Nursing, Midwifery and Post Graduate study in Family and Child Health.

http://www.hhs.vic.gov.au/general.php?pageID=27