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Under 5s

If you would like to speak to a health visitor please ring on 01280 709798 and leave a message. She will get back to you. 

There is now an Out of Hours Telephone Advice line which is available between 5 and 8pm on weekdays, and on Saturday mornings between 9am and 1pm. If your child is unwell with ailments such as a high temperature, vomiting, diarrhoea, coughs, colds or you are experiencing breast feeding difficulties or have a crying baby, and you are unsure what to do, the Health Visitor will be on call to give you advice and support. The Out of Hours number to call is 07834 754618.

Download the Guide to Common Childhood Illnesses leaflet here >

Further information on Common Childhood Illnesses


For current information on childhood vaccinations please visit:
NHS Immunisations Information website

This includes information about the ages that vaccines should be given, and the diseases they protect against.

Playgroups and pre-school groups

Playgroups and PreSchools

Little Oaks, Manor road, Brackley (01280) 840201
Croughton PreSchool, Wheelers Rise. (01869) 811968
Little Fishes PreSchool , Brackley Baptist Church, Waynflete Close. (01280) 705295
Stepping Stones, Springfield Way, Brackley. (07751)597251 
Acorns PreSchool, Helmdon. (01295) 768327
Southfield School, Banbury Road, Brackley. (01280)709792
Puddle Ducks, Croughton (01869) 311222

Toddler Groups

Tadpoles Toddler Group (Term time) St Peters Church. Fri 10-11.30 Noahs Arc (Term time) Brackley Baptist Church.
Tues 9.15-10.30 or 10.45 - 12.00

First Steps St Peters Church. Contact Church for info. Revd Anne Shorter (01280)701561 or email

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