School Nursing

We provide health support to school aged children and young people, who attend Mowbray School or the Dales School.

What we do

We provide health support to school aged children and young people, who attend Mowbray School or the Dales School.

  • We promote healthy lifestyles for children and young people
  • We offer health assessment to children and young people and their families

How we work

  • We work as part of the team, working closely with parents and school
  • We have an open referral system
  • We can offer advice on specific areas of need such as toileting or sleep
  • We provide health reviews to help make sure a child’s health needs are met
  • We advise school on the best way to help a child be as healthy as possible
  • We may see children individually or in groups

The specialist school nurses may arrange to see children at school or at other locations such as a family home, children’s centre or health clinic.

Key staff

Specialist Nurses: Gillian Lyon and Elizabeth Feather

Administrative support: Beverly Major