Child Health


They provide safe and anonymous online support for young people by trained counsellors.


CHAMP (Children's Health and Monitoring Programme)

Manchester initiative CHAMP helps parents/carers to understand their children’s growth and achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

Telephone: 0797 694 7895



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: Visual Guide for Childhood illnesses

Chat Health

They are confidential text message service for 11-16 year olds, run by school health team.

Telephone: 0750 733 0205

JNR8 Youth & Community Centre

One-to-one support and mentoring, cooking workshops for healthy eating and other youth projects for people aged 11 to 18 at the centre in Whalley Range. Support for whatever issues you may have, including relationships, homelessness, drugs and alcohol and behaviour. Homework, confidence building and dealing with anger issues are other issues handled.

Telephone: 0161 881 3744

Facebook: JNR8 Youth & Community Centre

Twitter: @WRYOAuk


Vaccination planner and advice

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

Download from: NHS: Vaccination Schedule

Vaccination advice for parents and carers provided by Choose Well Manchester.