There are School Nurse pages on Instagram and Facebook which we update regularly with health information and advice.
Details as follows:
Facebook: School Nurse Taunton and West Somerset
We have also set up our ChatHealth text service where Parents and Young people can text a school nurse for free, confidential advice – they can even remain anonymous if they like.
Got a child 5-19 and looking for confidential help and advice? Just send a text. A safe and easy way to contact your school nursing team. 07480 635515
From the 15th June 2020, Somerset County Council School Nursing is launching a new mobile health service to provide help and support to parents and carers in Somerset and make it easier for them to get help and advice. ChatHealth is available Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm, automatic replies will be sent to any message received out of hours. For medical help and advice outside of these hours please contact your GP or call 111.
Anyone who cares for a child aged 5-19 can receive confidential advice from a School Nurse on a wide range of issues health issues.
We hope you will find the web links below useful.