Child Health

Haringey Choices

Choices offers support to children, young people up to the age of 17 and families in Haringey who are worried about their emotional wellbeing. If you are a young person you can request support for the team to see you for over a brief period of time where they will help you work out what services and support are available for you in Haringey. All parents/carers are welcome to contact CHOICES even if your child is not willing to meet with the team. Professionals concerned about a child/young person can also make a referral.

​Choices can meet you at various venues across the borough including Wood Green, Tottenham, Hornsey, Harringay and Finsbury Park. 

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MIND in Haringey

The Haringey wellbeing network works with young people aged 16 years and over, who are leaving, or have left, child and adolescent mental health services or the Leaving Care Team.

The service aims to develop young peoples understanding of their own wellbeing, providing them with tools to improve their emotional resilience and better equip them for the following topics:

  • Sustaining accommodation
  • Budgeting
  • Volunteering
  • Employment and training opportunities
  • Managing wellbeing

Contact us:

  • Address: Haringey wellbeing Network Administrator, Station House, 73c Stapleton Hall Road, N4 3QF

 

CAMHS

We provide a range of mental health services to people living in the London boroughs of Barnet, Enfield and Haringey, and a range of more specialist mental health services to our core catchment area and beyond. Our Motto is ‘supporting healthy lives’.

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Open Door

If you’re struggling, whatever you’re feeling, whether you think it’s big or small, it matters. Because your mental health matters.

020 8348 5947

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Is your baby or toddler seriously ill?

Trust your instincts It can be difficult to tell when a baby or toddler is seriously ill, but the main thing is to trust your instincts.You know better than anyone else what your child is usually like, so you’ll know when something is seriously wrong.

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My Lungs My Life

My Lungs My Life is a comprehensive, free to use website for anyone living with COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), asthma or for parents/guardians of children with asthma.

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Childhood Illness Visual Guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

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Safety netting & parent information sheets

If you have young children and are looking for information relating to different ailments. The Safety netting and parent information sheet has a list of information on a range of different ailments and symptoms.

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Healthier Together

The Healthier Together programme relies upon patients and healthcare professionals working together to improve how local healthcare is delivered. The website provide advice for parents, young people and pregnant women, and clinical resources to support healthcare professionals – which means that your child is likely to receive consistently high-quality care, irrespective of which healthcare professional they see.

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The Children’s Sleep Charity

We understand how difficult life can be when your child has a sleep issue. Our aim is to support families to get a better night’s sleep by offering workshops, clinics and written materials. We use a behavioural approach to sleep and work in partnership with families, we know that you are the expert on your child. We will bring you the latest news about what is happening around the country and how you can access support.

01302 751 416

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Action for Children

Every family needs a bit of support from time to time. We’re here to help. We work with families from before children are born until they’re in their twenties. We do this in lots of different ways – in local services, schools and online.We step in early to help build positive relationships. We bring parents together at support groups and in our children’s centres. We offer advice and help with parenting skills. And we never, ever judge.

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Contact for families with Disabled children

Contact support families with the best possible guidance and information. For every shape and size of family, whatever they need and whatever their child’s disability

0808 808 3555

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SAM (Self Help for Anxiety Management) (Age 12 yrs +)

This app provides self-help techniques to help manage overall anxiety. Track anxiety levels, triggers, and build a personal tool kit in the app. It also provides interactive guidance for practicing self-help and a closed social community to engage with others. If you’re looking for holistic snapshot of your anxiety and how to cope with it, this may be the app for you.

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Worry Box (age 6-16 yrs)

This app serves as a journal for children and adolescents to record their worrisome thoughts. Steps are then identified in managing the worry

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Your Guide to Coughs, Colds, Earache & Sore Throats for your Child

Having an ill child can be a very scary experience for parents. If you understand more about the illness it can help you to feel more in control.

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NSPCC Helpline

If you’re worried about a child, even if you’re unsure, contact NSPCC professional counsellors for help, advice and support.

0808 800 5000

 

Childline

Offers free, confidential advice and support for any child 18 years or under, whatever the worry.

0800 1111

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Contact for families with Disabled children

Contact support families with the best possible guidance and information. For every shape and size of family, whatever they need and whatever their child’s disability.

0808 808 3555

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NHS Vaccination planner

NHS vaccinations and when to have them. The NHS vaccination schedule highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

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NHS Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

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Dyspraxia Foundation

The helpline is available to help you with problems and issues you may encounter; offering help and advice to people with dyspraxia, parents, carers, and families about or on the subject of dyspraxia.

01462 454986

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Cleft Lip and Palate Association

The Cleft Lip and Palate Association (CLAPA) is a small charity working to improve the lives of people born with a cleft and their families in the UK.

020 7833 4883

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Healthy Henry

A healthy start for a brighter future. The early years have lifelong effects on health and wellbeing. HENRY supports families to provide the best possible start in life for babies and children.

01865 302973

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Change4Life

Change4Life aims to help your family be healthier and happier. Find out more about what’s really in the food your family eats.

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Surgery Opening Times

8.00am – 6.30pm: Monday
8.00am – 6.30pm: Tuesday
8.00am – 6.30pm: Wednesday
8.00am – 6.30pm: Thursday
8.00am – 6.30pm: Friday

8.30am – 1.00pm: Saturday

CLOSED on Sundays

Saturday: Telephone lines are closed. Pre-booked Appointments Only and no walk-ins available.