Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Health Visiting Service


Every family in Heywood Middleton and Rochdale with a child aged 0 to 5 years has a named health visitor.

Health visitors are qualified nurses or midwives who have specialist qualifications in community public health. Their training allows them to assess the health needs of individuals and families to promote good health and prevent illness.

What we do

We offer support and encouragement to you and your family from pregnancy and birth, early years, to primary school. We can give advice on lots of things including:

  • Infant feeding
  • Healthy weight and nutrition
  • Child development
  • Accident prevention
  • Oral health
  • Emotional health and well-being

We will offer you a core set of visits. If you need extra support we can tailor the service around your needs. We deliver care in your home

  • Health centres
  • Children’s centres
  • Community-based locations 

We are based in small teams at locations across the borough. Please contact the team based nearest to where you live (by postcode).


Brook House, Oldham Road, Rochdale, M24 1AY
Contact: 0161 206 7729

Email: middletonhvteam@nca.nhs.uk


Phoenix Centre, Church Street, Heywood, OL10 1LR
Contact: 0161 206 7487

Email: heywoodhvteam@nca.nhs.uk

Rochdale South

Croft Shifa Health Centre, Belfield Road, Rochdale, OL16 2UP
Contact: 01706 674920

Email: southhvteam@nca.nhs.uk

Rochdale North

Ings lane Clinic, Phoenix Street, Rochdale, OL12 7DW
Contact: 0161 206 2906

Email: northhvteam@nca.nhs.uk


Milnrow Health Centre, Stonefield Street, Milnrow, OL16 4HZ
Contact: 01706 671910

Email: penninehvteam@nca.nhs.uk

Who to contact

0161 206 7847 0161 206 7847

Where to go

Various sites

Related Links

Local Offer

Local Offer Age Bands
0-4 (Birth to Pre-School)


Save to shortlist

Last Updated

Last updated: