Recommended websites for health information
Mental Health Links
NATIONAL 24 HOUR HELPLINE – 0808 2000 247
ALL WALES LIVE FEAR FREE HELPLINE – 0808 8010 800
SCOTLAND 24 HOUR DOMESTIC ABUSE AND FORCED MARRIAGE HELPLINE – 0800 027 1234 N IRELAND 24 HOUR DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL ABUSE HELPLINE – 0808 802 1414
MEN’S ADVICE LINE – 0808 8010327
RESPECT – 0808 802 4040
GALOP – 0800 999 5428
https://irisi.org/iris/find-your-local-iris-site/ https://www.womensaid.org.uk/covid-19-coronavirus-safety-advice-for-survivors/ https://www.womensaid.org.uk/information-support/useful-links/
For more information please visit our website, and get in touch with the team if you have an
Social Services and Advice
Domestic Violence and Abuse
The staff this practice are trained about domestic abuse and specialist workers are available to support you. Queenswood is an ‘IRIS’ practice. You can talk to doctors, nurses and other staff working here if you are being hurt or controlled by your current or ex-partner, are afraid of someone at home or a member of your family.
You can also contact nia and ask to speak to the IRIS worker, ‘IRIS Advocate Educator’.
When you call 999 you will be prompted to enter 55 if you are unable to speak and your call is genuine.
nia website: www.niaendingviolence.org.uk
Link to clearing internet history: https://www.womensaid.org.uk/cover-your-tracks-online/
If patients can’t get an urgent appointment with their dentist, Practices can advise them that there is a walk in urgent dental service at Kentish Town Health Centre, 2 Bartholomew Road, Kentish Town, London, NW5 2BX. It’s open 8am – 8pm on weekdays (except Wednesdays when it’s open 8am – 6pm). Full details available here: http://www.camdenccg.nhs.uk/publications/urgent-dental-service. Telephone number: 020 3317 2014.
Out of hours dentistry
If patients need help for a dental problem outside of normal hours they can call the North East London dental team on 0203 594 0938 (weekdays 18:00 – 21:00, weekends and bank holidays 09:00 – 14:00). At all other times they should call NHS 111.
Information regarding out of hours urgent dental care can found in the Out of Hours Urgent Dental Services in North East London document available for download in the “Other downloads” box.