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Useful links


Telephone: 144 (from France: 15)

Poison Control
Téléphone : 145

Paediatric and child psychiatric reception and emergencies, Geneva University Hospital (HUG)

On-call service and emergencies (link to the Geneva Paediatric Society

HelpAdoLine (Centre for Suicide Prevention – CEPS)
Telephone : 022 372 42 42

Association of Dentists of Geneva

Ophthalmology Polyclinic HUG
Telephone: 022 372 84 00

Midwifery Arcade

Geneva Midwives’ Section

Pédiadom (nursing care at home)

Useful information for parents

Your child’s health (provides practical tips on nutrition, hygiene and prevention of unintentional childhood injuries)

My child is sick (provides practical tips on how to care for your sick or injured child)

Vincent, Sophie and the others (advice for parents of sick children, available free of charge in pdf format in French, German, Italian, English but also in Portuguese, Spanish, Albanian, Turkish, Tigrigna and Arabic)

Tips for caring for my baby (provides many tips for the care and safety of your infant)

Pipad’es (home accident prevention program for children 0-5 years)

General information (in the middle of the page you will find more than 20 useful links)

Infokids (application designed for parents of children requiring a medical consultation at the Paediatric Reception and Emergency Service (SAUP) of the HUG)

Infovac (all information on vaccines from specialists and registration for the electronic vaccination booklet)

HealthyTravel (medical advice for travellers)

Geneva Pediatricians’ Network

Geneva Society of Paediatrics

Paediatrics Switzerland

From Milk … to food (French)

Infant feeding during the first year of life (French)

Infant and young child feeding

Swiss Society of Nutrition

Swiss Foundation for the Promotion of Breastfeeding

Back to sleep

Covid-19 in Switzerland – Official website