The Community Midwives hold weekly clinics at each surgery and are involved in all aspects of motherhood. Clinics are held on Monday and Thursday mornings at Orchard Surgery and alternative Tuesday afternoons at the Endon Surgery.
The District Nurses visit people of all ages where necessary to assess needs, carry out nursing care and give advice to housebound patients. They can be contacted at Smallthorne Health Centre, Tel: 0300 123 0995, ext 4392.
The Health Visitors are based at Norton Clinic, Knypersley Road, Norton, Tel: 0300 123 1454. They specialise in preventative medicine and health education. Their work relates mainly to mothers and children under five year of age.