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Annual Celebration Event

The Institute of Health Visiting (iHV) held its second annual celebration event on Monday 1 December 2014 at the King’s Fund in Central London.

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2nd Annual Report

A profile of the year’s successes and achievements for the iHV is published in its year two annual report 2013/14 which was made available at the iHV celebration event at the King’s Fund, London.


We will be having a short break over Christmas, with the #iHVForum starting back on Monday 12 January 2015 - topic Influencing the Commissioners. #iHVForum is a Twitter chat group developed by a group of Fellows of the Institute.

Induction & Preceptorship

Health Education England tasked the Institute of Health Visiting with producing new, customised Induction and Preceptorship Frameworks for Health Visiting.

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Over 4000 health visitors are Associate and Corporate members. Feedback from both employers and individual health visitors is very positive. Join us, or join your health visitors and experience the benefits that are designed to strengthen 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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