The school nursing team delivers puberty sessions in primary schools, so that children can learn about these changes. Please watch the video below to find out more about these sessions, what we cover and why:
It is important that parents also speak to their child about puberty and what to expect so that they feel prepared and confident about growing and developing into adulthood.
Some of the topics you may wish to discuss are:
In the further information section at the bottom of this page you’ll find useful advice for talking to your child about some of those topics.