• On-line booking for Child Health Service

    On-line booking for Child Health Service. Read more

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    ‘Info for Nursing Mum’ App. Read more

  • Supporting Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace

    Supporting Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace. Read more

  • Supporting Breastfeeding Friendly Community

    Supporting Breastfeeding Friendly Community. Read more

  • Supporting sustained breastfeeding

    Supporting sustained breastfeeding. Read more

  • Help babies drink from a cup.

    Help babies drink from a cup. Read more

  • Children enjoy eating. How?

    Children enjoy eating. How? Read more

  • Recommendation on formula milk feeding for young children

    Recommendation on formula milk feeding for young children. Read more

News & Events

  • 02/09/2016 Zika Virus Infection

    The Department of Health drew the public's attention to the latest situation of the mosquito-borne Zika virus infection and appealed to travellers for vigilance and due consideration of health risks before travel. Please click here to read more.

    (02/09/2016)

  • 01/08/2016 Arrangement of new case booking hotline for Non-eligible children

    The opening hours of this hotline are Monday to Friday from 9 am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm. If Black Rainstorm Warning Signal, Typhoon Warning Signal No. 8 or above is enforced, this hotline will be suspended. If the warning signal is lowered two hours or more before the normal time of closure, this hotline will resume normal function as soon as possible.

    Please click here for details.

    (01/08/2016)

  • 14/11/2016

    The fees for Non-eligible Persons who receive Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine and Varicella Vaccine will be revised with effect from 1 December 2016 as follows :

    • Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Service HK$500 (per dose)
    • Varicella Vaccine Service HKD$295 (per dose)

    For more details, please click.

  • 04/11/2016

    The new stage of 24 months to 36 months old in the interactive parenting e-learning course Parenting Made Easy has been launched on 4 November 2016. Same as the previous stages, it provides evidence-based and practical parenting knowledge and skills through numerous videos, interactive activities and hyperlinks.

    Please click here for details.

  • 14/10/2016

    With an aim to provide quality services with enhanced efficiency, Robert Black MCHC will undergo renovation and close temporarily starting from 21 November 2016The Child Health Service and Antenatal Service of Robert Black MCHC will be transferred to East Kowloon MCHC; while Family Planning, Postnatal and Cervical Screening Service will be transferred to Kowloon City MCHC on the same day until further notice.  The date of service resumption at Robert Black MCHC would be posted on Family Health Service website (http://www.fhs.gov.hk) timely when available. For more information, please click here for details.

  • 19/08/2016

    The new stage of 18 months to 24 months old in the interactive parenting e-learning course Parenting Made Easy has been launched on 12 August 2016. Same as the previous stages, it provides evidence-based and practical parenting knowledge and skills through numerous videos, interactive activities and hyperlinks.

    Please click here for details.

  • 25/04/2016 ‘Info for Nursing Mum’ App is launched by the Family Health Service of the Department of Health

    The Department of Health has recently launched a handy mobile app to provide the latest online information. For more information, Please click here for details.

  • 31/03/2016 Telephone System of Sai Wan Ho Maternal and Child Health Centre upgraded and Telephone Hotline changes

    With the aim of providing quality services with enhanced efficiency, the telephone system of Sai Wan Ho Maternal and Child Health Centre (MCHC) is being upgraded. The telephone numbers of general enquiry and child health service appointment booking will be changed with effect from 1 April 2016. For more information, please click here for details.

  • 11/12/2015 The Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health recently recorded five cases of listeriosis

    From November 20 to 28, 2015 the Centre for Health Protection recorded five sporadic cases of listeriosis. Pregnant women are at higher risk of being infected with listeriosis. Please click here to read more.

  • 25/11/2015 The Department of Health has launched a series of TV APIs on promoting breastfeeding starting from July 2015

    The longer children are breastfed, the more health benefits mothers and their children will have. Family, healthcare professionals and the community play a significant role in supporting mothers to continue breastfeeding. In view of this, Family Health Service of the Department of Health has produced a series of TV APIs on promoting breastfeeding.Please click here to view the APIs.

  • 24/02/2015 The Department of Health has launched a TV API “Help children feed themselves. Offer a diverse diet to let them eat well”

    Apart from providing young children nutritious foods, feeding them in a developmentally appropriate way is essential to their development. It also helps them build healthy eating habits early. In view of this, Family Health Service of the Department of Health has produced a TV API “Help children feed themselves. Offer a diverse diet to let them eat well” to enhance public awareness. Please click here for details.

  • 30/01/2013

    You may be aware of the recent concern about the shortage of formula milk supply, DH has made some recommendations on formula milk feeding for young children to parents. For more information, please click here for details.

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