COVID - Telephone contact - Due to the reduced access to practice sites telephone contacts have increased and we are experiencing periods of high volumes of calls. Staff are monitoring waiting times for calls throughout the day and reporting issues where there are excessive wait times and we continuing to work to reduce waiting where possible. Apologies if you have been affected by long waits and thank you for your patience.


Referral Information

The secretary team provide administration support for the practice dealing with all GP referrals. If you feel you need a referral you will need to book an appointment to see a GP, during this appointment they will assess your symptoms and decide if they feel a referral is appropriate. It is at a GPs discretion to refer you.

For further information on what happens when your GP refers you to a specialist please click the following link

What happens when you are referred by your GP to see a specialist?

Please see the below contact numbers for the local mental health teams 

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) - 01636 670633

This service is offered to anyone up to the age of 17 years and 6 months

Community Mental Health Team - 0115 854 2216

This service is offered to anyone over the age of 17 years and 6 months up to the age of 65 years

Mental Health Services for Older People (MHSOP) - 0115 876 0155 

This service is offered to anyone over the age of 65 years

Crisis Team - 0115 956 0860

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