District nurses work with the Practice in providing nursing care, advice and
support to patients too ill to attend the surgery.
Tel: 01429 522270 9am-10am for bookings and enquiries.
They offer full maternity and post-natal care. The patient will be visited at home as and when necessary during pregnancy and the post-natal period.
Anti-natal clinics are held at your local Sure Start Centre
Sure Start Childrens Centres contact numbers
- Black hall (0191) 5183135
- Haswell (0191) 5261581
- Horden (0191) 5865055
- Shotton (0191) 5265256
- Peterlee (0191) 5181584
- Thornley (01429) 823156
- Wheatley Hill (01429) 824411
- Wingate (01429) 837635
The Health Visitor works in close liaison with the Practice, concentrating on families with children under 5 years of age, especially new babies.