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6-8 week review

The 6-8 week review appointment is an important opportunity to speak with a health visitor to discuss your baby’s development and progress.

We will talk to you about:Baby 6-8 weeks

You may feel emotional after having your baby which might include anxiety and feeling low. If you are feeling you need additional emotional advice or support please contact your local health visiting team advice line or come along to one of our child health clinics.

The appointment date and time will be given to you at your new birth visit and you will need to bring your baby’s redbook to the appointment.

Your local health visiting team offer introducing family foods sessions - speak to your health visitor to find out more.

For dads

Do you know why Vitamin D supplements are important for you and your child? Please read more on our advice page, and find out about Healthy Start vitamins.

If you have any queries concerning your child’s progress, please contact us on our advice line or come along to one of our child health clinics to discuss any aspect of health and well-being for you and your family.

View the video below for further information on our Surrey perinatal mental health service.

For further information

  • To follow up a referral
    • For example, for developmental paediatrics or therapy services. Contact the One Stop referral centre (tel: 0300 222 5755, Option 2)
  • For advice or questions about your child's health and two year development checks
  • Referrals for ASD, ADHD or another neurological/developmental condition
  • Access to emotional wellbeing and mental health services
  • Hearing concerns
  • Concerns or complaints about a Children and Family  Health Surrey service

If your query is not covered by the routes above, please use the form below to contact us.  Your query will be passed to the relevant team who will aim to respond within seven working days.