Reception and enquiries

Reception and enquiries

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Treatment Room

Treatment Room

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Get immediate help with minor illnesses and injuries:

Pharmacists can also advise on minor illnesses and injuries:

Alternatively you can visit your nearest Minor Injury Unit:

The Junction Health Centre
5-8 Clapham Junction Station
Grant Road, Clapham Junction
London SW11 2NU
Tel: 033 3200 1718
8.00am-8.00pm
St George’s Hospital
Blackshaw Road
London
Greater London SW17 0QT
Tel: 0208 672 1255
Open 24 hours
St Thomas’
Westminster Bridge Road
London
SE1 7EH
Tel: 020 7188 7188
Open 24 hours

St Georges Hospital provides a service for serious injury e.g. broken bones and serious illness eg chest pain, loss of consciousness, or heavy bleeding.

St George’s Hospital
Blackshaw Road
London
Greater London SW17 0QT
Tel: 0208 672 1255
Open 24 hours

If you wish to get advice or see a Nurse or Doctor, please visit our Consulting Room.

Consulting room

Consulting room

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For Health reviews, including Asthma reviews please visit our Health Review and Assessment Clinic.

Speak to someone now – Call NHS 111.

Call 111

Call 111 at any time, 24 hours a day. You will speak to NHS professional staff who will help guide you on any medical issue.
Calls are free from landlines and mobiles. 111
Get fast help from a Pharmacist with various conditions such as minor cuts, sprains, aches, colds, headaches, rashes, cystitis.

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See a Nurse for conditions such as blood pressure checks, asthma, diabetes, health reviews, cervical smears, family planning advice, repeat pill prescriptions, ear syringing, dressings and removal of stitches, travel advice and immunisations.

Contact a Nurse

Book an appointment on the phone020 7622 5642
Get help from an Optician with various conditions such as red eyes or eyelids, discharge from or watering of the eye, Irritation and inflammation of eyes or eyelids, dry eyes and Stye.

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See a Dentist for toothache and urgent dental problems.

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Get medical advice and treatment from a Doctor.

Contact a Doctor

Book an appointment on the phone020 3883 5600

Contact a Doctor

Book an appointment on the phone020 7622 5642

Travel Room

Travel Room

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Vaccinations, medication and travel advice

Travel Assessment

We offer a full travel advice and immunisation service. If you are travelling abroad please make an appointment at least 6 weeks before departure with our Nurses or Pharmacist to discuss your travelling needs. (Please note we do not administer Japanese Encephalitis).

 

Do you need vaccinations?

Before you travel, it’s important to find out whether you will need vaccinations for the country you’re visiting. The following websites will help you.

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Wellbeing Centre

Wellbeing Centre

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Bereavement

Wandsworth Bereavement Service

Providing one-to-one bereavement counselling for residents of the Borough of Wandsworth.

Telephone: 020 7223 3178

Website: www.wandsworthbereavement.org.uk

Email: enquiries@wandsworthbereavement.org.uk

Guy’s & St Thomas’ Bereavement Service

To make an appointment to see a bereavement officer please call 020 7188 3215 (Guy’s) or 020 7188 3182 (St Thomas’).

You may be too shocked to ask questions following the sudden or unexpected death of a loved one. To speak to the patient’s critical care matron or doctor at a later date, please arrange an appointment via the critical care secretary on 020 7188 3044 or write to:

Critical Care Secretary, 1st Floor East Wing, St Thomas’ Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7EH

Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse Bereavement Care is the leading national charity for bereaved people in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. We offer support, advice and information to children, young people and adults when someone dies and work to enhance society’s care of bereaved people.

National Helpline: 0808 808 1677

Website: www.cruse.org.uk

Carers

Carers Hub Lambeth

Carers’ Hub Lambeth offers a range of services to unpaid carers who are either living or supporting someone in Lambeth.

Telephone: 020 7501 8970

Website: carershub.org.uk

Email: connect@carershub.org.uk

Carers UK

They’re here to make sure that no matter how complicated your query or your experience, you don’t have to care alone.

Telephone: 020 7378 4999

Website: www.carersuk.org

Child Health

The signs of serious illness in Children

Call 999 or go to A&E if your child:

– has a stiff neck
– has a rash that doesn’t fade when you press a glass against it
– is bothered by light
– has a fit (febrile seizure) for the first time (they can’t stop shaking)
– has unusually cold hands and feet
– has pale, blotchy, blue or grey skin
– has a weak, high-pitched cry that’s not like their normal cry
– is drowsy and hard to wake
– finds it hard to breathe and sucks their stomach in under their ribs
– has a soft spot on their head that curves outwards (bulging fontanelle)

Chicken Pox

Chickenpox is a mild and common childhood illness that most children catch at some point.

More information: www.nhs.uk

Slapped Cheek Syndrome

Slapped cheek syndrome is a viral infection that’s most common in children, It usually causes a bright red rash to develop on the cheeks.

More information: www.nhs.uk

Headlice

Head lice are tiny insects that live in human hair. They’re particularly common in children.

More information: www.nhs.uk

Childhood Illness Guide

From warts and measles to chickenpox and tonsillitis, find out how to recognise some of the most common childhood conditions.

More information: www.nhs.uk

Fever in Children

A fever is a high temperature. As a general rule, in children, a temperature of over 37.5C (99.5F) is a fever.

More information: www.nhs.uk

Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: www.nhs.uk

Child Vaccination Schedule

You can view the NHS Childhood Vaccine timeline on the NHS Choices website: www.nhs.uk

Hand Foot and Mouth Disease

Hand, foot and mouth disease is a viral infection that can affect young children.

More information: www.nhs.uk

Vaccination planner

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Download from: www.nhs.uk

Drugs and Alcohol

The Recovery Centre: The Harbour

Support for ongoing recovery.

Telephone: 0207 095 1980

Website: www.lambeth-drug-alcohol.co.uk

Lorraine Hewitt House

Advice & support for community treatment & detox.

Website: www.lambeth-drug-alcohol.co.uk

Telephone: 0203 228 1500

More tools and apps

Talk to Frank

If you have a problem with drugs Talk to Frank for friendly, confidential drugs advice.

Telephone: 0300 123 6600

Text: 82111

Website: www.talktofrank.com

Email: frank@talktofrank.com

Drinkline

If you’re worried about your own or someone else’s drinking, you can call this free helpline, in complete confidence.

Telephone: 0300 123 1110

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.

Telephone: 0800 917 7650

Website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Email: help@aamail.org

Depression, Anxiety & Stress

Lambeth Talking Therapies

Lambeth Talking Therapies Service is part of the Improving Access to Psychological Therapies service (IAPT). Our service is available to anyone 18 years and older registered with a Lambeth GP.

We offer talking therapies for people experiencing mild to moderate depression, general anxiety and worry, panic attacks, social anxiety, traumatic memories and obsessive compulsive disorder. We also offer help with other problems including anger, eating, and relationship or sexual difficulties.

Telephone: 020 3228 6747

Website: slam-iapt.nhs.uk

More services for young people

Rethink

Rethink provide expert, accredited advice and information to everyone affected by mental health problems.

Telephone: 0300 5000 927

Website: www.rethink.org

Email: info@rethink.org

Healthlocker

There are various local and national support services you can contact, please see our website for further details.

website: www.healthlocker.uk/support

Samaritans

Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way – about whatever’s getting to you. You don’t have to be suicidal. Call Samaritans free, 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

Telephone: 116 123

Website: www.samaritans.org

Email: jo@samaritans.org

Elderly Care

Silver Line

Free phone support for older people, 24 hours a day.

Telephone: 0800 4708 090

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk

Age UK

Age UK is the country’s largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. We believe in a world where everyone can love later life and we work every day to achieve this.

Telephone: 0800 169 2081

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

Dementia

Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

Telephone: 0800 888 6678

Website: www.dementiauk.org

Loneliness

Wandsworth Wellbeing Hub

The Wandsworth Wellbeing Hub is a free and impartial NHS service which aims to help patients and the public to find organisations and services to support their health and wellbeing needs.

Telephone: 020 8812 6700

Website: www.wandsworthccg.nhs.uk

Email: wandsworthccg@swlondon.nhs.uk

Age UK Befriending

Our Befriending Service is for older people who may feel socially isolated and lonely.

Telephone: 020 7346 6800

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

Email: info@ageuklambeth.org

Healthwatch Lambeth

Our ‘Going Home’ project looks at older people’s experiences of the transfer of care from hospital to home. We are also investigating ways to tackle loneliness and isolation and to build stronger community connections.

Telephone: 020 7274 8522

Website: www.healthwatchlambeth.org.uk

We Are 336

We are 336 is a charity providing accessible and affordable office space to our community of disability, older people’s and carers’ charities which deliver a wide range of much needed frontline services.

Telephone: 020 7274 2299

Website: www.weare336.org.uk

Silver Line

Free phone support for older people, 24 hours a day.

Telephone: 0800 4708 090

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk

Long Term Conditions

British Lung Foundation

Our aim is always to improve care – and to prevent, treat and cure lung diseases. Our helpline, support groups, web community and easy-to-understand information offer vital hope and support.

Helpline: 03000 030 555

Website: www.blf.org.uk

Diabetes UK

Get specialist information and advice on all aspects of living with diabetes. Call us for answers, support or just to talk to someone who knows about diabetes.

Telephone: 0345 123 2399

Website: www.diabetes.org.uk

Information in other Languages: www.diabetes.org.uk/Other_languages

Maternity

New Mum's Guide

Please download our New Mum’s guide.

King's College Maternity Services

We provide all aspects of obstetric and midwifery care, from before conception and before birth (antenatal) to birth and after delivery (postnatal).

Telephone: 020 3299 3246

Website: www.kch.nhs.uk

Guy's and St Thomas' Maternity Services

Your pregnancy journey is an important and exciting experience and we would like to ensure that your maternity care and support is right for you. At Guy’s and St Thomas’ we offer a wide range of choices and services in hospital, community and home settings.

Website: www.guysandstthomas.nhs.uk

Diet and lifestyle during Pregnancy

Please see the following leaflet for information on diet and lifestyle during pregnancy. It gives advice on diet, vitamins, pets and many more things.

Website: patient.info

Baby Buddy App

Baby Buddy is an award winning mobile phone app for new parents and parents-to-be, created by mums, doctors and midwives.

Download from: play.google.com

Download from: itunes.apple.com

Mobility

Red Cross: Borrow a wheelchair

Borrow or hire a wheelchair from the British Red Cross for a single trip or for short-term use.

Website: www.redcross.org.uk

Dial-a-Ride

Dial-a-Ride is TfL’s free door-to-door service for those with permanent or long-term disabilities.

Telephone: 0343 222 7777

Website: tfl.gov.uk

Email: dar@tfl.gov.uk

Guy's and St Thomas' Transport Service

This leaflet explains what you can expect from patient transport services at Guy’s and St Thomas’. If you have any further questions, please speak to the patient transport assessment team.

Information Leaflet: www.guysandstthomas.nhs.uk

Sexual Health

Getting it on

Information and services for 13-19 year olds on sexual and mental health issues, drugs & alcohol and relationship problems.

Website: www.gettingiton.org.uk

Guy's and St Thomas' Sexual Health Services

We provide sexual health and contraception services in our three clinics (Burrell Street, Walworth Road and Streatham Hill) across Lambeth and Southwark.

Telephone: 020 3049 4006

Website: www.guysandstthomas.nhs.uk

Sexwise

Sexwise give you honest advice about contraception, pregnancy, STIs and pleasure.

Twitter: @sxwise

Website: sexwise.fpa.org.uk

South West London Sexual Health

Find local sexual health clinic locations and opening times; as well as useful details on STIs (including treatment), contraception and accessing emergency contraception.

The nearest sexual health clinic is at the Balham Health Centre. To find more local sexual health clinic locations and opening times, as well as useful details on STIs (including treatment), contraception and accessing emergency contraception, please visit: shswl.nhs.uk

You can register for a home testing kist against STIs. Appointments can be booked online for this service.

Telephone: 0333 300 2100

Website: shswl.nhs.uk

Book an appointment online: swlondon.lilieonline.idoxcloud.com

Register online for a free STI home testing kit: www.shl.uk

Burrell Street Sexual Health

We’re London’s first NHS clinic that’s open seven days a week, offering a full range of sexual health services. Our clinic is run by a team of doctors, HCA’s, nurses and health advisers.

Twitter: @BurrellStreet

Telephone: 020 7188 6666

Website: www.burrellstreet.co.uk

Spectra

Spectra work with all people, often from diverse and marginalised communities, empowering positive, informed choices about health, including sexual health, emotional resilience and wellbeing, and as well as working with people to combat isolation and risk.

Twitter: @Spectra_London

Telephone: 0800 587 8302 or 020 3322 6920

Website: spectra-london.org.uk

Email: info@spectra-london.org.uk

National Sexual Health Helpline

If you would like to talk to someone about a sexual health issue, you can call the national sexual health helpline. Your call will be treated with sensitivity and in strict confidence. The Sexual Health Helpline is open from 9am-8pm, Monday-Friday.

Telephone: 0300 123 7123

Website: www.nhs.uk/oneyou

Brook

Brook provides free and confidential sexual health and wellbeing services for nearly 250,000 young people UK-wide, each year.

Website: www.brook.org.uk

Stop Smoking

Stop Smoking London

The aim of the Stop Smoking London website is to make it as easy as possible for Londoners to find the best way of stopping for them.

Twitter: @StopSmokingLon

Telephone: 0300 123 1044

Website: london.stopsmokingportal.com

Quit with help

Everyone has a different reason for quitting, get a personalised Quit Smoking Plan.

Website: www.quitwithhelp.co.uk

NHS Smokefree - Mobile App

The Smokefree app can help you stop smoking by providing daily support and motivation. If you stay smokefree for the 4-week programme you’re up to five times more likely to stay quit for good.

Download from: play.google.com

Download from: itunes.apple.com

Weight Management
More tools and apps

Slimming World

You’ll find delicious recipe and menu ideas at your local group, along with all the help you need to get started and reach your target weight.

Website: www.slimmingworld.co.uk

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