Healthy Start resources

You can view the full range of Healthy Start resources here. Guidance for health professionals is available in PDF format only – click on the download button next to each resource on the list below. Other resources are available in PDF format or may be ordered in hard copy from the DH Orderline.

To order hard copies online:

  1. Open the web page www.orderline.dh.gov.uk (you can also do this using any of the ‘order’ buttons on this page)
  2. Click on the registration page link and create an account if you do not already have an Orderline account. To register, you will need an email address and the postal address where the copies are to be sent to. You will be sent a confirmation email, and within 24 hours a password will be sent to you via email.
  3. Log in by entering your customer number and password in the box at the top right-hand corner of the page.
  4. Using the ‘Publication search’ box on the right-hand side of the page, enter ‘healthy start’ (with search option ‘Advanced’) in the ‘Keyword’ box and click ‘Go’.
  5. All of the resources available in hard copy will be listed. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your order.

To order hard copies by telephone:
Call 0300 123 1002, quoting the title and reference number (eg HS01/HS02) of the  item you require.

 

Resources for health professionals

 Healthy Start application leaflet (free milk, fruit, veg and vitamins) (HS01)
For clients; please make widely available (please note that the hard copy includes an application form and envelope. Accessible versions of this leaflet (braille, large print and audio) are available to order.)
 
Application form
For clients; please make widely available
 
 ‘Children’s drops vitamins decision tree: Guidance for health professionals’
Explains when babies and children should have Healthy Start children’s drops.
 
 Healthy Start Vitamin Return form (England)  
Healthy Start application leaflet (free milk, fruit, veg and vitamins) (Welsh Language) (HS01W)
For clients; please make widely available
Healthy Start user guide (a simple guide to Healthy Start) (HS02)
For families new to Healthy Start – sent out with their first set of vouchers
Healthy Start bilingual quick guide (Urdu) (HS30)
Explains the basics of the Healthy Start scheme in English and Urdu
Healthy Start bilingual quick guide (Somali) (HS30)
Explains the basics of the Healthy Start scheme in English and Somali
Healthy Start bilingual quick guide (Bengali) (HS30)
Explains the basics of the Healthy Start scheme in English and Bengali
Healthy Start A3 bilingual poster (Urdu) (HS31)
For use in clinics and centres to advertise the scheme to those who prefer to read Urdu
Healthy Start A3 bilingual poster (Bengali) (HS31)
For use in clinics and centres to advertise the scheme to those who prefer to read Bengali
Healthy Start bilingual poster (Somali) (HS31)
For use in clinics and centres to advertise the scheme to those who prefer to read Somali
Vitamin Promotional Poster (HS504)
Use to advertise the availability of Healthy Start women’s vitamins
Vitamin Promotional Poster (HS505)
Use to advertise the availability of Healthy Start children’s vitamins
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