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20 September 2021

Protect you and your baby by having the COVID-19 vaccine

Pregnant women are being reassured by the NHS in Devon that having the vaccination is the best and safest way to protect them and their baby.

20 September 2021

12 to 15 year olds to be offered the vaccination

The NHS is preparing to deliver a schools-based vaccination programme, supported by GPs and community pharmacies.

7 September 2021

Free fruit and veg boxes offer Devon’s children a healthy start

Two and a half thousand families in Devon can sign up to receive a fruit and vegtable box this Autumn.

18 August 2021

Devon Wellbeing Hub – 100 referrals

Devon Wellbeing Hub has now supported more than a hundred colleagues since its launch on 31 March 2021.

16 August 2021

Appeal to younger adults to get double vaccinated

Devon’s Deputy Director of Public Health, Tina Henry, has appealed to younger adults to get double vaccinated.

3 August 2021

Childhood respiratory infections rise ahead of winter

Parents and carers are encouraged to know the signs of respiratory illnesses in young children, as cases have started to rise in some areas.

3 August 2021

Supermarket vouchers to help families buy food over the summer

Nearly 17,000 children across Devon have been sent supermarket vouchers ahead of the school summer break to help their families buy food over the holiday.

3 August 2021

Families encouraged to rediscover summer with new guide

The government is encouraging families to ‘Rediscover Summer’ and get out and about to enjoy activities together after a year of missed opportunities.

29 June 2021

Free online course exploring the links between mental health and communication

‘Mind Your Words’ aims to improve understanding of children and young people who have both mental health needs (or social emotional and mental health needs) and Speech, Language and Communication Needs.