The secretary provides administration support for the practice dealing with all GP referrals and Choose and Book. You would need to see a GP in order to get a referral, where they would assess you and decide if they feel a referral is appropriate. It is at a GPs discretion to refer you.
Most of our referrals go through The Gateway. Please click here for more information about The Gateway, including what The Gateway is, what happens once The Gateway recieve your referral and contact information if you wish to chase your referral. To contact The Gateway please call 01636 894933
Mental Health Services referrals do not go through The Gateway. Below is a list of contact numbers for Mental Health Services if you wish to chase your referral.
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 - 01636 670600
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) - 01636 685951
This service is offered to anyone over the age of 65 years
Crisis Team - 0300 3000 131
There are a number of services that you can refer yourself to without needing to see a GP first.
For help with alcohol abuse - Self Referral form to Alcohol Team
For counselling - Lets Talk Well Being referral form
For bereavement support for children - Self Bereavement for Children
For vasectomies - Self Referral form to Vasectomy Service
If you have any queries about your referral please do not hesitate to contact us directly and ask to speak to the secretary.