School nurses provide supports for school age children/young people and their families who have been identified as vulnerable and/or with specific health needs. 

This includes parenting support with individual families and also in group work.  The service offers health advice/support and facilitates accessing other services where appropriate.

The service plans delivers the immunisation programme, including HPV and Dip/Tet/Polio, within the school setting. 

The school nursing service also provides support to education staff regarding identified medical conditions of pupils and the administration of medicines in school.


Contact Details

School Nursing

01389 812307 (Dumbarton/Vale) or 01389 812331 (clydebank)