Child Health

West Midlands Child Health Information System

Working in partnership with NHS England, colleagues within the Children and Families Division of BCHC, other NHS organisations and the local authority the Child Health Department provides administrative and information services to universal nursing services and GP practices throughout the city.

Telephone: 0121 466 3300



Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: NHS: Infectious Illnesses in Children


Kids need to be active for 60 minutes a day. From our fun 10 Minute Shake Up games to information about active hobbies and sports, here’s everything you need to get your family moving.

Website: NHS: Change4Life

Vaccination planner

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Website: NHS: Vaccinations and Immunisations