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

Centre  Address Phone Hours
Alexandra Maternal and Child Health Centre Perkins Street, Alexandra 5772 0399 or 0427 368 584 Monday and Friday, 9am - 4pm by appointment
Eildon Maternal and Child Health Centre Community Health Centre, High Street, Eildon 0427 368 584 Tuesday 2pm - 4pm by appointment
Flowerdale Maternal and Child Health Centre Flowerdale Primary School and Early Learning Centre, 6525 Yea-Whittlesea Road, Flowerdale 5780 2020 or 0427 368 584 Wednesday 9am - 12.30pm by appointment
Kinglake Maternal and Child Health Centre Kinglake Ranges Children's Centre,     37-69 Extons Road, Kinglake 5786 1337 or 0429 023 342 Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 9am - 4pm by appointment 
Marysville Maternal and Child Health Centre Marysville Primary School and Early Learning Centre, 15 Falls Road, Marysville 5963 3746 or 0427 368 584 Tuesday 9am - 12 noon by appointment
Toolangi Maternal and Child Health Centre 1717 Healesville Kinglake Road, Toolangi 5786 1337 or 0429023342 By appointment only.
Yea Maternal and Child Health Centre Yea Children's Centre, The Semi Circle, Yea 5797 2888 Monday 9am - 4pm by appointment and Wednesday 1.30pm - 4pm by appointment

Immunisation

Immunisation sessions are conducted at all our Maternal and Child Health Centres.

Please phone your local centre for an appointment.

Primary Schools require presentation of an Immunisation Certificate before a child can be enrolled. To obtain this certificate contact the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register on 1300 882 008.

Parent Education Sessions

The Maternal and Child Health service provides free Parent Education Sessions throughout the year.

Click here(PDF, 92KB) to find out more information about the Parent Education Sessions, including dates for 2017.