Information to give your child the best start in life

In serious and life threatening emergencies, call 000 for an ambulance

For urgent problems, go to your nearest emergency department.

If it's less urgent, contact your child's doctor or local medical centre . You can also call Healthdirect on 1800 022 222 for free health advice, 24 hours a day.

The Blue Book

The 'Blue Book' has important information to support your child’s health and development.

Current as at: Tuesday 23 May 2023
Contact page owner: Maternity, Child and Family