8 months checkup


When your child is 8 months old, you will be offered an individual or group consultation with a public health nurse at the health centre. You will be asked whether there is anything you wish to discuss.

Who you will meet

  • public health nurse


The public health nurse will discuss topics such as:


The child's weight, length and head circumference will be measured as appropriate. The child's eye contact, movement and development will be observed.