Lewisham Children & Family Centre

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update:

All Lewisham Children and Family Centres are currently still closed. 
We are working hard to get our buildings back open and risk assessed to comply with national and local government guidance, and we are planning smaller group work and healthy walks this autumn. 
In the meantime, you can access information about your child’s development, activity ideas and singing sessions online and we have a virtual timetable of activities delivered via our Facebook and Instagram pages. If you would like to speak to someone from the team, please fill out our enquiry form on the contact us and someone will be in touch as soon as possible.
You can also request 1:1 Family Support or Parenting by filling out the enquiry form on the contact page or emailing lewisham.secure@eyalliance.org.uk  

Latest Chief Medical Officer Advice

The NHS and Public Health England (PHE) are well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal.

Here is the latest advice from the Chief Medical Officer:

  • If you have symptoms associated with coronavirus including a new continuous cough and a high temperature, you are advised to stay at home for 7 days.
  • Please do not book a GP appointment or attend your GP practice.
  • If you live with other people, they should stay at home for at least 14 days, to avoid spreading the infection outside the home. After 14 days, anyone you live with who does not have symptoms can return to their normal routine.
  • If anyone in your home gets symptoms, they should stay at home for 7 days from the day their symptoms start. Even if it means they’re at home for longer than 14 days. The most up-to-date public guidance is always online at www.nhs.uk/coronavirus.
  • If your symptoms are serious, or get worse, NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can tell you if you need further medical help and advise you what to do.
  • Only call 111 direct if you are advised to do so by the online service or you cannot go online.

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