Beckton & Royal Docks Children’s Centre work in partnership the Appleby Health Visiting Team, they offer a range of developmental clinics which include 12-16 week check, 1 year check and the 2.5 year check. These are appointment only and you would normally receive your letter in the post with the Ages & Stages Questionnaire. If you child has not had these checks and are of the appropriate age please contact your Health Visiting Team for an appointment. If you live within the neighbourhood area please call 020 7 445 7127.
We also have a regular drop in Health Clinic for children under 5 at the centre, these are every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month at 1.30pm-3.00pm, please refer to the What’s on page for full details. You will be seen in the order that you arrive.
Please bear in mind that the centre staff will not allow you into the centre until the Health Visiting team are on site and setup, this is purely for your safety. Prams and pushchairs are not allowed inside the Centre due to Health & Safety.
Please ensure that you bring your child’s Red Health Book with you.
The Health Visiting team also offer a range of groups around Introducing Solids, Childhood Immunisations and Childhood Illnesses. These groups are designed to offer you the correct information as outlined by the department of health and support you at the different stages of your child’s development. Please refer to our timetable for a full list of services.