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School Nursing

The School Health Team, which includes nurses, nursing assistants and administration staff, work in partnership with parents, teachers and other health professionals to support children through their school years (both primary and post-primary).

Your School Health Team can provide support, organise referrals to the appropriate professionals, and offer information and advice on a range of issues including:

  • Healthy Lifestyles e.g. healthy eating, physical activity and hygiene
  • Advice on some medical conditions
  •  such as anaphylaxis and allergies
  • Behavioural problems
  • Dental Health
  • Bullying
  • Family support
  • Infectious conditions / diseases
  • Personal safety
  • Enuresis (Bedwetting) / Encopresis (Soiling)
  • Puberty
  • Head Lice
  • Local support services
  • Child Protection

Please do not hesitate to contact the school nurse for further information or to discuss your child’s health.



St Luke’s Hospital, Loughgall Road,
Armagh, BT61 9NQ

Call us028 3756 5804/ 5162/ 1032

Banbridge & Dromore

Banbridge H&C Centre, 10 Old Hospital Road, Banbridge, BT32 3GN

Call us028 3756 1305


Thomas Street Clinic, 38 Thomas Street, Dungannon, BT70 1HS

Call us028 3756 5725


Kilkeel Primary Care Centre,
Greencastle Street, Kilkeel, BT34 4BH

Call us028 3756 7829


John Mitchel Place, Hill Street,
Newry, BT34 2BU

Call us028 3756 2043 / 2526

Portadown, Brownlow & Lurgan

The Bungalow, Lurgan Hospital,
Sloan Street, Lurgan, BT66 8NX

Call us028 3756 1025

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