Definition of 'health visitor'
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New parents will also get extra help in antenatal classes and more advice from health visitors once the baby is born.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Doctors, health visitors and social workers are not law enforcement officers permanently and selectively attuned to discovering breaches of statute.Taking Child Abuse Seriously: Contemporary issues in child protection theory and practice (1990)
Similar intensive intervention schemes led by health visitors and nurses and aimed at teenage mothers have proved highly successful at improving the lives of their babies.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The answer is for experienced social workers and health visitors to visit vulnerable families regularly, and to spend time with each family assessing risk.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Or talk to your GP, school nurse or health visitor.The Sun (2011)
As a basic minimum, social services or health visitors should talk to the families involved, give them advice and show them how to provide healthy meals.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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