Maternal and Child Health
Murrindindi's Maternal and Child Health service is a free and confidential service that provides professional advice on the health and development of your child from birth to 6 years. Information and advice is available on the following:
- Women's health issues
- Breast feeding
- Infant feeding and sleeping
- Hearing and vision screening
- Childhood illness
- Post natal depression
- Home safety issues
New Parents Groups are held at Alexandra, Yea and Kinglake Maternal and Child Health Centres. Please contact the relevant Centre for further information.
Maternal and Child Health Centre Locations
|Alexandra Maternal and Child Health Centre
||Perkins Street, Alexandra
||Monday and Friday, 9am - 4pm by appointment
|Eildon Maternal and Child Health Centre
||Community Health Centre, High Street, Eildon
||0429 023 342
||Tuesday 2pm - 4pm by appointment
|Flowerdale Maternal and Child Health Centre
||Flowerdale Primary School and Early Learning Centre, 6525 Yea-Whittlesea Road, Flowerdale
||Wednesday 9am - 12.30pm by appointment
|Kinglake Maternal and Child Health Centre
||Kinglake Ranges Children's Centre, 37-69 Extons Road, Kinglake
||Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 9am - 4pm by appointment
|Marysville Maternal and Child Health Centre
||Marysville Primary School and Early Learning Centre, 15 Falls Road, Marysville
||Tuesday 9am - 12 noon by appointment
|Toolangi Maternal and Child Health Centre
||1717 Healesville Kinglake Road, Toolangi
||By appointment only.
|Yea Maternal and Child Health Centre
||Yea Children's Centre, The Semi Circle, Yea
||Monday 9am - 4pm by appointment and Wednesday 1.30pm - 4pm by appointment
Parent Education Sessions
The Maternal and Child Health service provides free Parent Education Sessions throughout the year.
Click here(DOCX, 396KB) to find out more information about the Parent Education Sessions, including dates for 2018.
Maternal Child Health (MCH) App
The free MCH App provides a modern digital solution and a resource families can use every day for trusted information on child and maternal health. Time saving features include information on popular child health and development topics; click-to-call emergency contacts; prompts for upcoming MCH consultations and regular updates and messages.