The school nurse provides help with:

  • Health Advice
  • Bullying Issues
  • Emotional Wellbeing
  • Healthy Eating
  • Family Relationships

If you need advice, your School Nursing Team could help you!

We also give advice on:

  • Help to stop smoking
  • Healthy living choices
  • Puberty
  • Weight and healthy eating
  • Relationships
  • Exam stress
  • Personal safety
  • Anger management
  • Mental health
  • Medical concerns
  • Bed wetting
  • Sexual health and relationship advice
  • Drugs and alcohol

We also are involved in and can help with health promotion; vision checks; hearing checks; signposting for referrals; growth checks; support to parents and teachers; immunisations.

Your School Nurses work closely with many other professionals and agencies. These include: Education; Social Care; Children's Centres; Voluntary Groups; GP's; Mental Health Services; Youth and Connections

Your School Nursing Team consists of a School Nurse, Community Staff Nurses, Support Workers and administrative support.

Who do we tell?

Your contact with the School Nurse is confidential. If the nurse feels that you or someone else is not safe they will share this information but will always discuss this with you first if possible.

School Nurse Team
Fulwood Clinic
4 Lytham Road
Fulwood
Preston
PR2 8JB

Tel: 01772 777250

For information and advice about being healthy and looking after yourself, or if you need someone to talk to, you might find it helpful to look at the following websites:

www.childline.org.uk

www.samaritans.org.uk

www.talktofrank.com

www.nhs.uk

www.teenagehealthfreak.org