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Teresa Newcombe, RGN, RHV, PostGradDip/Promoting the Mental health of Young Children, is parenting coordinator, Hertsmere Primary Care Trust
Pam Gledstone, RGN, RHV, is HV Professional Lead, Hertsmere Primary Care Trust
Health visitors in Hertsmere, South West Hertfordshire, have been encouraged to modernise their role by working in groups with families, individuals and communities to tackle inequalities and improve health. They aim constantly to evaluate all the groups being run, in order to meet local community needs.