Urgent Health Advice 24/7

If you need medical help fast but it's not a 999 emergency you can ring 01472 256256. It's open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

You should call 01472 256 256 if:

  • You need medical help fast, but it is not a 999 emergency
  • You think you need to go to accident and emergency or another NHS urgent care service
  • You do not know who to call for medical help or you do not have a GP to call
  • You require health information or reassurance about what to do next

For less urgent health needs, you should still contact your GP in the usual way.

You can also ring us for anything about:

  • Mental Health
  • Adult Social Care 

For more detailed information about this service please click here.