When you are unwell it is important to choose the most appropriate way of getting help. Below are some suggestions for where to go for different kinds of issues, in order of severity.
Consider Self Care
A lot of illnesses can be treated in your home with a well stocked medical cabinet
Call the NHS 111 service
This service offers confidential medical advice and information by telephone.
See your local Pharmacist
Your local pharmacist can give you confidential advice on a range of minor illnersses.
Visit A&E or call 999
Hospital and emergency care for people with urgent, life threatening problems.
Local Minor Injuries Units
Appointments at Robin Lane
Information about appointments
Need help with something non-medical?
Social prescribing – PEP Charity etc