Caring for baby
All new born babies when they are born are screened to see if they are well and if they have any rare or life threatening metabolic disorders.
Immunisations are the most helpful way to protect your child from serious sicknesses that can be avoided such as whopping cough, meningitis and measles.
Your breastmilk provides all the nutrients including breastmilk-carried immunity for your baby and reduces the risk of SUDI.
Safe sleeping for baby is important because it helps to prevent Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy (SUDI).
All children from birth through to five years of age are eligible for free Well Child Services.
Your first few days and weeks of parenting will be a big learning rollercoaster.