There are some great HV activities going on around the country in support of the inaugural Infant Mental Health Awareness Week #IMHAW16 – taking place this week (6-10 June).

Please share your activities with us:

Monday 6 June

  • Twitterchat 7-8pm “Building babies’ brains” – please do join us on Twitter and follow the hashtags #iHVForum #IMHAW16
  • @Southern_NHSFT #HampshireHV workshop  – Health visiting making a difference “Building babies brains” #IMHAW16
  • Bradford: 1.30pm What’s the story Jackanory! An interactive story time with puppet show at Shine, St Stephen’s Church Hall, Newton St, West Bowling.

Tuesday 7 June

  • Stockport: specialist HV running 1 day awareness training with CAMHS colleague s#stockportfamily
  • Trafford, Manchester: 10-12 at Debenhams Café Trafford Centre information sharing as part of the Breastfeeding Drop in
  • Newcastle: Newcastle University, in partnership with  the local authority and  Newcastle Hospitals, is hosting a 1001 critical days and with a show case event of research and good practice

Wednesday 8 June

  • Bradford: 1pm Family fun day for under 5’s with toddler Olympics, bear hunt, bouncy castle, painting and more at Myra Shay Recreation Ground, Barkerend Road BD3 8QX

Thursday 9 June

  • Trafford, Manchester: 9.30-11.30 The Life Centre Sale information sharing as part of the Breastfeeding Drop in
  • Trafford, Manchester: over Lunchtime an ‘Information stand with leaflets/talk to a professional’ in Sainsburys’ Foyer, Urmston Town Centre

Friday 10 June

  • Trafford, Manchester: Information Sharing morning 9.30-11.30 for key invited professionals at Stretford Children’s Centre
  • Trafford, Manchester: 1pm-3pm Stretford Children’s Centre Poplar Road as part of the Breastfeeding Drop in