Health visiting and relapse prevention

Health visiting and relapse prevention

This page contains resources and information to enable Health Visitors to deliver support and advice to parents who currently smoke and those who have quit smoking and want to stay smokefree

Challenge Group resource for health visitors

The Challenge Group ‘Smoking and your baby‘ leaflet is designed to support conversations with parents and families. It contains key facts and information about smoking in the home and the benefits of quitting. Physical copies are available to order on limited basis. To request physical copies please get your service lead to let us know how many health visitors are in the service and the delivery address.


Institute of Health Visiting fact sheet

This Institute of Health Visiting (IHV) fact sheet summarises the harms to children from second hand smoke and gives advice on quitting and maintaining a smokefree home.

Webinar: Health visiting and relapse prevention (April 2019)

This Challenge Group webinar explores the role of health visiting in supporting women to stay smokefree following birth and protecting future pregnancies through relapse prevention.