Local Services

Service You Require

Action You Take

ACCESS NEEDS - Guides to help GP surgery staff support people with access needs

A set of guides to help GP practice staff support people with access needs to online services. (Blind, Deaf & Learning disabilities)

NHS England https://www.england.nhs.uk/gp-online-services/

General Medical Council (GMC) https://www.gmc-uk.org/learningdisabilities/62.aspx

Age UK

Working in the community to support older people, their families and carers

0300 666 9860                           

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/cambridgeshireandpeterborough/

Attendance Allowance or Mobility Allowance

Citizens advice Bureau

0344 245 1292

https://www.gov.uk/attendance-allowance

https://www.citizensadviceruralcambs.org.uk/contact-us/

Blind and partially sighted

The RNIB has accessible information which is aimed at health and care providers

RNIB Helpline – 0303 123 9999

https://www.rnib.org.uk/

Macular Society – helps people to adapt to life with sight loss.

Helpline – 0300 3030 111

General enquiries – 01264 350 551 https://www.macularsociety.org/

Camsight - support local people with low vision and blindness to live the life they choose

Cambridge office

01223 420033

Email: info@camsight.org.uk

https://www.camsight.org.uk/Pages/FAQs/Category/how-to-find-us

Breast Checks. Learn how to examine yourself

Advanced Nurse Practitioner

or

https://www.breastcancer.org/symptoms/testing/types/self_exam

Carers – Help and Advice

&

Adult Social Care

0845 241 0954 or 01733 645 234 care@carerstrustpeterborough.org www.carerstrustcambridgeshire.org

Adult social care - 0345 045 5202

 careinfo@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

Cervical Smears. Recalls and smears. Women under 65 need to be tested every 3-5 years

Make an appointment with the Practice Nurse if you have received notification that you are due to have a smear.

CHILDREN - Childhood Immunisation and development checks

Practice Nurse for immunisations /

Development checks book with Health Visitor

CHILDREN - Children & Families Social Services

https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/residents/children-and- families/children-s-social-care/

or

0345 045 5203

CHILDREN - School Nurses

School Nurse enquiries

0300 029 5050

ccs.cambs.hcp.schoolnursingdutydesk@nhs.net

CHILDREN - Speech Therapy for children and young people

Speech and Language Therapy

Ely

Princess of Wales Hospital, Lynn Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 1DN

01353 652042

Wisbech

New Horsefair Clinic, 27 Augustine's Road, Wisbech, PE13 1AR

01945 488030

Huntingdon

Oak Tree Centre, 1 Oak Drive, Huntingdon, Cambs. PE29 7HN

01480 418681/2

Community Psychiatric Nurses

See your Doctor for referral

 Contraception & March Coil Clinic

Practice Nurse. If you are new to the practice you need to be seen by an ANCP / GP.

iCash - 0300 300 3030

March Coil Clinic is held at Riverside and Practice Nurse Janet Jackson

Deaf/Hard of hearing

InterpreterNow is a Video Remote Interpreting Service http://www.interpreternow.co.uk

 SIGNHEALTH – The deaf health Charity

SignHealth works to improve the health and wellbeing of people who are deaf.

https://www.signhealth.org.uk/

Clarion UK

Sign Language Interpreters, Deaf awareness training, Video remote interpreting , sign language training

https://www.clarion-uk.com/

Disabled Drivers Parking Permits

Fenland Assessment Centre

 (Wendreda Unit, Doddington Hospital, March

0345 045 5204

District Nurses Corporate Team

Peterborough, Cambridge and East Cambs and Fenland:

Monday – Friday 8am-5pm

0330 726 0077

Driving Assessment

Motability – The Care & Scooter Scheme https://news.motability.co.uk/everyday-tips/an-assessment-with- driving-mobility/

Drug & Alcohol Services for adults within Cambridgeshire

Wisbech - Change Grow Live Cambridgeshire

0300 555 0101

cambridgeshirereferrals@cgl.org.uk

https://bit.ly/2EY2hXK Peterborough- Aspire

01733 895624

https://bit.ly/2jT2S4A Huntingdon - Change Grow Live Cambridgeshire

0300 555 0101

cambridgeshirereferrals@cgl.org.uk

https://bit.ly/2Wk1arn

Emergency Dental treatment

Contact NHS 111 in the first instance to access out of hours services

Exercise Classes

&

Everyone Health

Strength and Balance Classes – March

http://www.forever-active.org.uk/

 

Everyone Health, Providers of FREE services to support Cambridgeshire residents health and wellbeing. Services include:

Adult weight loss groups, Stop smoking service, Health Trainer Service, Falls Prevention Service, Child weight management group

03330 050093

changepointcambs@everyonehealth.co.uk

Fb: @ChangePointCambridge

FOOD BANK

For whatever reason you have

a crisis and don’t

have money to buy food

Wisbech Foodbank

07933 572054

info@wisbech.foodbank.org.uk

 Ramsey Food bank

01487 812818

info@ramsey.foodbank.org.uk

Peterborough Food bank 01733 575083/ 311156

info@peterborough.foodbank.org.uk

Ely Foodbank

01353 468626

info@elyfoodbank.org.uk

Health Visitors

 Children & Young People Health Services-Cambridgeshire 0-19 Healthy Child Programme/Health Visiting

Fenland 0300 029 5050 ccs.northlocalityhealthvisitors@nhs.net

Hearing aid batteries and maintenance

Monthly Drop in Sessions - (see website for details)

St Peter’s Church, High Street, March, PE15 9JR

https://www.cambridgeshirehearinghelp.org.uk/march/

Hospices for support with Palliative Care

Wisbech - Arthur Rank Hospice Charity

https://www.arhc.org.uk/spcht.asp

01945 669620

Peterborough - Sue Ryder, Thorpe Hall Hospice

https://bit.ly/2XEOH37

01733 225 900

thorpehall@sueryder.org

Invisible illness support

Friendship, support and advice for those suffering “hidden” illnesses

(including fibromyalgia, chronic pain, ME etc.)

Email: info@cambsiis.co.uk

07793 671728

Learning disabilities

Cambridgeshire Learning Disability Partnership (LDP) https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/residents/working-together- children-families-and-adults/working-with- partners/cambridgeshire-learning-disability-partnership-ldp/

Easyhealth – Easy read information, health leaflets and videos. http://www.easyhealth.org.uk/

Mencap – Advice and support

https://www.mencap.org.uk/

National Autistic Society

https://www.autism.org.uk/

Maternity Care and Antenatal clinics

Peterborough City Hospital

ask your GP surgery for a booking appointment OR

a self- referral form

Hinchingbrooke Hospital

ask your GP surgery for a booking appointment

OR contact the midwifery team on

01354 644366

Maternity - Community Midwife

https://www.nwangliaft.nhs.uk/maternity/im-pregnant/hinchingbrooke-hospital-maternity/your-maternity-notes/

01354 644366

Meals on Wheels via Adult Care Services

careinfo@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

0345 045 5202

Monday to Friday 8am – 6pm

Saturday 9am – 1pm

Medical Equipment Loans

via the Red Cross on

01603 253403

MENTAL HEALTH

Keep Your Head brings together reliable information on mental health and wellbeing for children, young people and adults across Cambridgeshire & Peterborough.

https://www.keep-your-head.com/

MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING

 

·         Depression & Anxiety

·         OCD

·         Positive body image

·         Phobia

·         Panic

·         Diabetes

·         Health or Social anxiety

·         Stress

·         Chronic Heart disease

Silver Cloud

(Making space for healthy minds)

An online platform offering psychological treatment modules based on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) techniques

self-refer by registering to the programme via the link below https://cpft.silvercloudhealth.com/register

Kooth

Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people) https://kooth.com/

Keep Your Head https://www.keep-your-head.com

MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING

Psychological Therapy

CPFT Psychological Wellbeing Service (IAPT) https://www.iaptportal.co.uk/ServiceUser/SelfReferralForm.aspx?s d=d5f459df-429e-4c96-8014-80abef73f5ca

Minor ailments e.g. Dressings, ear syringing, vaccinations, colds etc.

See Practice Nurse

or

Refer to NHS Choice

https://www.nhs.uk/service-search

Minor Injuries (over 2yrs)

&

UTI for females over 14

Practice Nurse

or

Doddington Hospital

Benwick Road, Doddington, Cambs PE15 0UG

01354 637078

North Cambs Hospital

The Park, Wisbech, Cambs PE13 3AB

01945 468787

Princess of Wales Hospital

Lynn Road, Ely, Cambs CB6 1DN

01353 656675

Full list of treatment and opening hours available via the link below: http://www.cpft.nhs.uk/services/minor-injury-units.htm

Non-emergency patient transport services

https://www.cambridgeshireandpeterboroughccg.nhs.uk/your- health-and-services/other-local-services/non-emergency-patient- transport/

Podiatry Services

PODIATRY SELF REFERRAL

To obtain a referral pro forma, please visit the surgery or download the relevant form from the Riverside website or

Tel: 03307 260077

This service DOES NOT provide care for people who require nail cutting only.

For a low cost nail cutting service please contact

Feet Focus Community Footcare

Podiatry Department

Tel: 03307 260077

Email: cpm-tr.feetfocuscommunityfootcare @nhs.net

Website: www.cpft.nhs.uk

Period Delay Medication

Superdrug https://onlinedoctor.superdrug.com/norethisterone-tablets.html

Boots https://www.boots.com/health-pharmacy/womenshealth/period-delay-clinic

Lloyds Pharmacy

https://onlinedoctor.lloydspharmacy.com/uk/period-delay

Physiotherapy

Self-Referral Physiotherapy Clinic 0300 555 0210

SEXUAL HEALTH

 

iCASH

 

Sexual Health matters Information & Support for:

·         C-card

·         Chlamydia testing

·         Condoms

·         Contraception

·         Emergency contraception

·         HIV care

·         HIV testing

·         STI testing

·         Support and advice

Wisbech

Parkside Clinic

Peterborough

King's Chambers, Priestgate

Huntingdon

Clinic 6, Oaktree Centre

Ely

Princess of Wales Hospital

Telephone number to book and appointment:

0300 300 3030

For more information on these clinics you can go to the icash https://bit.ly/2KyS8UZ

Sexually transmitted diseases

ICASH, Princess of Wales Hospital (Outpatients Dept.)

0300 300 3030

Shop Mobility (Carers Trust)

0345 241 0954 or 01480 499090

https://www.carerstrustcpn.org/locations/fenland

Sick certificates for 1 – 6 days

Form SC2 from your employer

Travel Clinic

MASTA Travel Clinic, Cambridge - 0330 1004127

https://www.masta-travel-health.com/travelclinic/mastacambridge

Travel Clinic, Citydoc, Peterborough - 020 3820 6837

Superdrug – 0333 060 4493

Boots: - https://www.boots.com

Welfare Benefits Scheme

Cambridgeshire County Council

01353 612926

www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/careandsupport

 Free support and assistance with claiming disability benefits and other connected benefits

 

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