Health

The RICE Community Child Health Nurse provides a range of health services to remote and isolated children and their families , including:

  • Women’s and Children’s Health Network Universal contact Visits for new babies,
  • Child Health and development checks including preschool,
  • Child and family health counselling,
  • Ante-natal and Post-natal support and information,
  • Child and Family health information, resources, education, problem solving and referral.

A monthly phone linkup with other mothers with babies or young children to exchange information on parenting issues, support one another and discuss child development/health is held . Guest speakers are also invited to discuss a variety of subjects.