Community Midwives

The midwife gives 24 hour emergency cover to ladies antenatally and postnatally. She offers care and guidance during pregnancy, delivery and the postnatal period. In addition support is given to families with difficulties.

Community Nurses

The team consists of Sisters, Staff Nurses, Enrolled and Auxiliary Nurses. Their duties include visiting patients in their homes, offering professional advice, assessing patients’ needs and providing nursing treatment.

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.
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