The clinic provides an early intervention and preventative service for children of parents who misuse drugs or alcohol or who are on a methadone or alcohol treatment programme. The service also see babies whose mother's have taken prescription opiates (painkillers) during pregnancy.
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) is the term used to describe the signs and symptoms of babies who withdraw from material drugs used in pregnancy. The aim of the clinic is to identify any health needs children may have related to the mother's drug or alcohol misuse.
The clinic team offers:
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