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Do you need to use our 0-19 services over the Christmas break?

Posted on: 21 December 2020

Our 0-19 Health Service will continue to provide their services to children, young people and families in Tower Hamlets over the Christmas Holiday period from Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm, except on the following days:

Friday 25 December 2020

Monday 28 December 2020

Friday 1 January 2021

Please note: If your child/young person is unwell and needs medical treatment during this period please contact NHS Direct – 111 or your Out of Hours GP service.

For the rest of the Christmas period, you can contact the 0-19 team on their usual numbers:

Health Visiting Service

North East Health Visiting Team (Bromley by Bow, Bow, Mile End)

Tel: 0207 093 6713

North West Health Visiting Team (Bethnal Green, Spitalfields, Globe Town)                     

Tel: 0203 950 5695/5696

South East Health Visiting Team (Poplar, Limehouse, Isle of Dogs)

Tel: 0203 950 5681/5680

South West Health Visiting Team (Stepney Green, Wapping, Whitechapel)

Tel: 0203 950 5685


Family Nurse Partnership

Duty contact number – Tel: 0208 223 8601

School Health and Wellbeing

Duty contact number – Tel: 0203 950 7176


Chat Health (text message service for young people) Mon- Friday 9am – 4pm (except 25 December 28 December and 1 January) – Messaging number is: 07507 332942

Referrals to School Health and Wellbeing Service via our website or on our School Health & Wellbeing page. 

Please note: All Children Centres in Tower Hamlets will be closed from 25 December 2020, and will re-open on Monday 4 January 2021.