As your children begin to grow and develop, their needs and demands will change. Your health visitor will provide advice and support until your child goes to school and we can continue to offer support through our family hub and Start for Life offer.

Our Start for Life and Family Hubs offer

Our start for life and family hubs offer booklet highlights everything available in Portsmouth, to support you during the first few years and beyond.

Support at family hubs

Parenting courses

Breastfeeding and infant feeding

Stay and play groups

Wellbeing sessions

Support in other venues

There are some sessions that are still delivered through our Start for Life offer but run in other venues outside of Family Hubs. These include:

Beacon View Primary Academy

See our Family Hubs timetables to see what classes, support and events are available to you.

Buckland Family Hub timetable

Your health visitor will support you until your child goes to school. They may arrange appointments at the Family Hubs and you can also find lots of support on Family Assist – an online platform with a wide range of information and resources for parents and their friends and families.