Getting your baby weighed

Health visitors  run Well Child Health Clinics to measure your baby’s growth. If you wish they can also asses your emotional well-being. The NHS recommends this if your baby is under 1 year. 

Clinics run throughout Hounslow in local Children’s Centres. For further details see the Healthy Family Section of Children’s Centres or

Contact: General enquiries 020 8714 4069

              Health Visitors 020 8973 3490

When to have your baby weighed

By appointment at

2 – 4 weeks of age

Well-Child Clinic

6-8 weeks of age (inc. head circumference measurement)

At the 6-8 week check with your G.P – book directly with your doctors surgery

12 weeks of age

Well-Child Clinic

16 weeks of age

Well-Child Clinic

Between 8 – 10 months of age

Well-Child Clinic

1 yr of age

Well child clinic

2yrs of age

Review clinic -27 month health review