Early years: Our tools and services

Follow the links below to use the various tools or services. These links will take you to different sections of this website.

Early Years Profiles show at a glance how your local area performs against key public health outcomes for young people, allowing you to compare the data with other local authorities and nationally. Local and national trend and baseline information are provided where available.

Breastfeeding Profiles show performance against a range of indicators describing demographic, breastfeeding behaviour and health outcome data for mothers and their children.

Unintentional injuries among children under 5 years sets out action areas for local authorities and their partners and describes steps local partnerships can take to build robust injury prevention strategies. Data about unintentional injuries in each local authority is also provided.

Preparing a needs assessment: guidance for health visiting students gives guidance and links to relevant data sources, tools and documents to help health visiting students when undertaking a local needs assessment as part of their university course. Related guidance to using data and evidence is available on our Using this site pages.

Data atlas brings together a range of data and statistics on child and maternal health into one easily accessible hub.

Support and training. If you need any help or advice in using the tools or interpreting the information they provide, contact the Local Specialist working in your area.


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