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Self Weigh Station - High Trees Family Centre - 27/10/2020

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High Trees Family Centre

HRC Broxbourne Campus

Turnford

Broxbourne

EN10 6AE

United Kingdom

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An opportunity to check your baby’s weight as well as talk to Perinatal staff from the Family Support Service

About this Event

An opportunity to check your baby’s weight as well as talk to Perinatal staff from the Family Support Service on a variety of health promotions and parenting support topics.

The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health recommend weighing your baby /toddler at specific times by the time your child is 2.5 years.

Please access the Family Centre self-weigh stations to check your baby’s progress at 16 weeks, 20 weeks, 8 months and 12 months.

If you have any queries or concerns please ring 0300 123 7572 to speak to a Health Visitor.

We have important measures in place to protect you and our staff from COVID-19. Please read these measures below carefully before booking an appointment;

• Only one parent, or adult with parental responsibility, will be permitted to attend with your child

• Following recent NHS guidance, to help stop the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), please wear a face covering over your nose and mouth when you attend your appointment (children under 3 years old are exempt i.e. children under 3 don’t have to wear one)

• Staff will show you into the building maintaining social distancing at all times

• You and your child will be asked to wash your hands on entering the building, if soap and water are not available hand sanitiser will be used instead

• Please ensure that you and your baby are well on the day of the appointment/please do not attend if you or your baby are unwell

• Please do not bring your baby in for weighing if you, your baby or someone in your household, has symptoms of COVID-19 (new continuous cough and/or high temperature and/or a loss of, or change in, normal sense of taste or smell)

• Do not attend your appointment if anyone in your household is in a 14 day isolation period or anyone in your household develops symptoms between making the appointment and the day of attendance.

• We suggest that you arrive no more than 5 minutes ahead of your 15 minute appointment time and wait outside for staff to greet you. To help us maintain social distancing we ask that you keep to your appointment time . You will not be allowed to keep your appointment if you are more than 5 minutes late. Thank you for your understanding.

• Please remember to adhere to the 2 metre social distancing rule at all times

How to self-weigh your baby:

How to plot your baby’s weight in the Red Book:

Please remember to bring a pen and paper so you can note down your baby's weight before transferring this information into your red book.

Venue Information

High Trees family Centre is situated on the Hertford Regional College site.

There is a large car park on site. A control barrier and push button to gain access.

Disable parking is available directly opposite the building.

Entrance to building is signposted Squirrels Day Nursery and High Trees above the door.

Buggy shelter available to the right of the entrance. Please leave buggies outside the centre as there is limited space inside.

Disable push button on the wall to access the centre and then signed button directly ahead on the wall for the Nursery or High Trees Family Centre.

Toilets and baby changing facilities are available. Changing mat provided.

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High Trees Family Centre

HRC Broxbourne Campus

Turnford

Broxbourne

EN10 6AE

United Kingdom

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