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DH week of action

In the week beginning 2 February, the Department of Health, in conjunction with partners, will be showcasing the impact that HV transformation is having in improving access to health visiting services and improving the experience of parents and families.

Annual report

We've had a great 2014 - read about our successes over the last year in the iHV Year 2 Annual Report

Regional conferences

Our regional conferences are now full. But you can join a waiting list by emailing Profile Productions.


Special #iHVForum Twitter chat on 2nd Feb 8pm – to support DH Week of Action with special guests Viv Bennett and Sarah Cowley. Topic: Health visiting: listening to parents, transforming services. Join us for this special Twitter chat.

Induction & Preceptorship

The final versions of the new national Induction and Preceptorship Frameworks are now available.

Join us

With over 4500 health visitors as Associate and Corporate members, 2015 is the year to join us either as an individual health visitor or join your whole HV team to experience the iHV benefits that are designed to strengthen HV practice.

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Our mission

To be a Centre of Excellence,

  • supporting the development of universally high quality health visiting practice,
  • so that health visitors can effectively respond to the health needs of all children, families and communities
  • enabling them to achieve their optimum level of health, thereby reducing health inequalities.

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