Health Visiting Teams and FNPs Gifting Advice

The Bookbug programme encourages parents and carers to share books and songs with their children from birth. Health Visitors are usually responsible for gifting the Bookbug Baby Bag and the Bookbug Toddler Bag. View our short film featuring Sir Harry Burns for more Bookbug gifting advice.

Please click here to download a copy of the Gifting Advice Sheet for Baby and Toddler Bags, which includes key messages to pass on to parents

Gifting the Bookbug Baby and Toddler Bags: Awareness sessions for health staff

Health staff are integral to the successful delivery of the Bookbug programme, and we have designed a session to support them in their bag gifting role. This session explores the contents of the Bookbug bags in-depth and discusses how they support bonding and attachment, language and literacy development and overall good health. it is suitable for all members of health visiting teams/health staff or others who gift Bookbug Baby Bags and Bookbug Toddler Bags. This session can be delivered to Health Visiting teams or to large groups as part of health board CPD days

Length: 1 hour

To set up a training session, please contact andra.iulian@scottishbooktrust.com or phone 0131 541 2342.

Please click here for more detailed information on the session.

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