School Health Services

School Nurses work in all Primary and Post Primary Schools in Belfast to: -

  • Promote healthy lifestyles in schools by giving support, training, and advice to, children, parents, and school staff on health issues, immunization programs and Child Health Surveillance.
  • Provide health promotion programmes and support for vulnerable children and young people.
  • Provide health appraisals for all primary one children, parents invited to attend and discuss any health issues.
  • Provide and promote vaccination sessions to children, including HPV/ TB screening
  • Aim to offer in accordance with Government strategy the collection and recording BMI measurements.



How to access this service

The service is provided in all schools throughout Belfast and Castlereagh. 

Any parent, teacher, GP, Paediatrician or Health and Social Care Professional can access this service, by calling one of these numbers: 9056 5900 or 9056 5916


School Nurses can be contacted at:

Inver Villa, Knockbracken Healthcare Park 
Tel. 9056 5900 or 9056 5916

Beech Hall Wellbeing and Treatment Centre
Tel: (028) 9504 9981

Carlisle Health and Well-being Centre
Telephone 08453 006650