Patient Noticeboard

Here you will find information about the services and support available from the local community, along with the latest guidance for self-care, screening and other health conditions.

Please check back regularly, as we will continue to update and add new resources.

Flu Clinics 2020

Please click here to view the latest information and our frequently asked questions regarding this year’s Flu Vaccination Programme.

Update 20th November 2020

As you may have heard in the media, additional seasonal flu vaccines will shortly be made available to all remaining 50 – 64 year olds. However, as we are still awaiting details about their delivery, please do not call your surgery at this time, but be rest assured we will make further contact in due course to explain how they will be made available.
Many thanks for your cooperation.

Better Health

Your health matters. There has never been a better time to kickstart your health. Better Health has a range of tools and support to help – find what works for you. Let’s do this!

One You Cheshire East

Services include:

  • Lose Weight
  • Move More
  • Be Smoke Free
  • Healthy Baby & You
  • Stand Strong

Axess Sexual Health

Axess Sexual Health is the free contraception and sexual health service for Liverpool, Knowlsey, Cheshire East, Warrington and Halton.

Carers Hub East Cheshire

The Carers Hub provides information, guidance and support to Carers in Cheshire East, including Carers Assessments.
Adult Carers Leaflet
Young Carers Leaflet 

TIDE – Activities for Carers 

For more information about Together in Dementia Everyday (TIDE), please click on link to visit their website.

Escape Pain

Receive information, advice and support from our qualified ESCAPE-pain instructors to help better manage your chronic joint pain and lead a more active life.

Financial Advice

Many people are facing financial difficulty or uncertainty as a result of Covid-19. Some useful links that may help:
Step Change
Citizen’s Advice 
Stop Loan Sharks

Karma Nirvana

An award-winning National charity supporting victims of honour-based abuse and forced marriage. Honour crimes are not determined by age, faith, gender or sexuality, we support and work with all victims.

Dementia Support – East Cheshire Hospice 

Support for people with dementia and their carers from the East Cheshire Hospice, and links to other services.

TIDE – Activities for Carers 

For more information about Together in Dementia Everyday and the support they offer, click on the link to access their website.

Get a Test if you have Symptoms

You can have a test (swab test) to check if you have coronavirus (COVID-19) now. You can choose to take the test:

  • at a test site near you today and get your result tomorrow
  • with a home test kit

Do I need to wear a face mask? 

For more information on when, where and how to wear your face mask, click on the link above.

Coronavirus

We have a dedicated page on our website for the latest information and resources related to the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Care Services Directory 2020

The comprehensive guide to staying independent, improving your well being and choosing and paying for your care.

Mental Health and Coronavirus Report

Healthwatch Cheshire have been surveying local people and have complied a report looking at our mental health and wellbeing during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Access to Healthcare and Immunisations

Information on accessing healthcare and vaccinations following a move to the UK. To view this leaflet in a different language, please click here.

Team Volunteer

We have just launched a new volunteer scheme at Waters Green, if you would like more information, please click on the link above.

Young Children & Face Masks

Please click on the link above to access an important safety notice regarding the use of face masks with young children.

CATCH App

CATCH is a free NHS Health App for parents and carers of children from pregnancy to age 5. It provides tailored guidance and advice that grows with your child.

ICON

ICON provides information and support to help new parents with crying infants. Check out the Crying Curve for reassurance and the comforting methods for some ideas.

Advice for Parents during Coronavirus 

It can be confusing to know what to do when your child is unwell or injured.
Remember that NHS 111, GPs and hospitals are still providing the same safe care that they have always done. For more advice, click on the guide above.

Guide to Self Care

Self-Care is recommended when you have a minor condition which doesn’t normally need medical care (from a doctor or nurse) or any treatment in order to get better. Click on the link above to view our guide to self-care.

Local Services

Looking for a dentist, a pharmacist or an option? Use the NHS Services page the services you need, local to you.

Bowel Cancer Screening 

The bowel cancer screening test for people aged 60 or over is a kit you use at home.

Breast Cancer Screening 

Breast screening is offered to women aged 50 to their 71st birthday in England.

Cervical Cancer Screening

Cervical screening is offered to all women aged 25 to 64. You will be invited by letter to book an appointment.

NHS Health Check

If you are between 40 and 74 years of age, and do not already have a pre-existing condition, you will be invited for your free Health Check every 5 years.

Pre-Existing Conditions

Please check out our directory for a list of resources and services to help with pre-existing medical conditions.

My Mind

MyMind is a website for young people and their parents, providing information on how to look after your mental health, how to access help and support, and details of support services in the local area.

Urgent Mental Health Support

If you need urgent support for your mental health, please call the new mental health helpline on 0300 303 3972 and the dedicated local staff will support you to access the help you need.

Mental Health Helplines

Whether you’re concerned about yourself or a loved one, these mental health charities, organisations and support groups can offer expert advice.