Health Visitors

In line with advice to manage social distancing and COVID -19 all Well Baby Clinics and Groups are now closed with immediate effect.

If you have concerns or questions about the health of your child/children, please contact your Health Visitor directly using the telephone number in the red book.

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Health Visiting Team

Health Visiting for the Sonning Common area is covered by the Chiltern Villages Health Visiting Team is available Monday to Friday, 9.00 am to 5.00 pm.

Our main office for administrative purposes is at Sonning Common Health Centre, the direct dial telephone number is 0118 972 1610 and our e-mail address is OxfordHealth.CVHV@nhs.net.  We are however, happy to conduct consultations at other local surgeries and often visit patients in their own homes.  We hold regular ‘drop in’ clinics at

  • Sonning Common Health Centre, Wood Lane, Sonning Common on Tuesdays from 11.00am - 12.00pm
  • Nettlebed Surgery in Wanbourne Lane, Nettlebed on the first Tuesday of the month, from 9.45am – 10.45am
  • Goring Surgery on the last Tuesday of the month, from 1.30pm - 2.30pm
  • Woodcote Library on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month, from 9.30am to 10.30am, TERM TIME ONLY

Health Visitors are qualified nurses or midwives with specialist public health training.  We are trained in child development and protecting children.  We are able to support you in pregnancy and will see you once your baby is born.  We are also able to provide support and advice to you within our child health clinics and at any time until your child becomes five years of age. Our teams also include community staff nurses, nursery nurses and health care support workers.

Health visitors work to promote equal health opportunities, promote health and provide services to individuals, families and communities.

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