Child Health Centres

The Child Health & Parenting Service (CHaPS) provides free child health and development assessments for all children aged 0-5 years.

Child and Family Health Nurses offer parent information on many topics including: child health and development, practical parenting tips, nutrition, breastfeeding, sleep and settling, communication, play and safety, nutrition, oral health, post natal depression, fathering, balancing work and family life, play, injury prevention, SUDI and immunisation

Who this service is for

Children and parents.

How this service is delivered

  • Face-to-face

    We have over 60 centres around Tasmania - see our website to find the one near you.

  • Call or visit us online

    For all enquiries or to make changes to booked appointments call the CHaPS on 1300 064 544

    The Parent Line offers twenty-four hour information & support across Tasmania Phone 1300 808 178.

    In a medical emergency dial ‘000’ for an ambulance

Updated: 21/10/2019

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