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 Pinn Medical Centre
37 Love Lane
Pinner
Middlesex
HA5 3EE
08:00-20:00
Tel: 0208 866 5766

The Belmont Health Centre
516 Kenton Lane
Harrow
HA3 7LT
08:00-20:00
Tel: 0208 863 6863

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

Consulting room

Consulting room

How can we help you?

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

Call or get help online now – NHS 111.

NHS 111

Check your symptoms, visit NHS 111 online.
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.
Get fast help from a Pharmacist with various conditions such as minor cuts, sprains, aches, colds, headaches, rashes, cystitis.

Visit a Pharmacist

  • No appointment necessary
  • Many pharmacists have a confidential area
  • Open till late and at weekends
See a Nurse for conditions such as child and adult vaccinations, phlebotomy, sexual health, contraception, blood pressure checks, ECGs, ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, chronic disease management, post operative monitoring, health reviews, wound management, cervical screening, ear care and irrigation and lifestyle advice.

Contact a Nurse

Book an appointment on the phone020 8515 1300
Get medical advice and treatment from a Doctor.

Contact a Doctor

Book an appointment on the phone020 8515 1300

Travel Room

Travel Room

How can we help you?

Vaccinations, medication and travel advice

Travel Assessment

We offer a full travel advice and immunisation service. If you are travelling abroad please contact the surgery in plenty of time (we recommend 6 weeks) before your journey.

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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Abuse

Hestia

From giving someone a home, to helping them to get the right mental health support, Hestia supports people at the moment of crisis and enables them to build a life beyond a crisis.

Telephone: 020 7378 3100

Website: www.hestia.org

Email: hestia.support@hestia.org

Facebook: @Hestia1970

Twitter: @hestia1970

Asthma and COPD

Asthma UK

Whether you’ve just been diagnosed with asthma, you’ve just had an asthma attack, you want to support someone who has the condition, or even if you’re not sure if you have asthma or not – you can find answers here.

Telephone: 0300 222 5800

Website: www.asthma.org.uk/advice/

Email: info@asthma.org.uk

British Lung Foundation

You can talk to them about anything – from how to manage your lung condition, to going on holiday, or even just to say hello!

Telephone: 03000 030 555

Website: www.blf.org.uk

Bereavement

Bereavement Care

Bereavement Care’s team of trained volunteers supports adults and children in Harrow and Hillingdon and the surrounding area who would like some help in coping with their bereavement.

Telephone: 020 8427 5720

Website: www.bereavementcareandsupport.co.uk

Email: admin@bereavementcareandsupport.co.uk

Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse offers face-to-face, telephone, email and website support.

Telephone: 0808 808 1677

Website: www.cruse.org.uk

Email: info@cruse.org.uk

Cancer

London Breast Screening

London Breast Screening are part of the National Breast Screening Programme, providing a free breast screening service for women resident in London and West Hertfordshire.

Website: www.london-breastscreening.org.uk

NHS Cancer Screening

Screening is a way of finding out if people are at higher risk of a health problem, so that early treatment can be offered or information given to help them make informed decisions.

Bowel Cancel Screening: www.nhs.uk/conditions/bowel-cancer-screening/

Breast Cancer Screening: www.nhs.uk/conditions/breast-cancer-screening/

Cervical Screening: www.nhs.uk/conditions/cervical-screening/

Macmillan

Macmillan provides physical, emotional and financial support to help you live life as fully as you can.

Telephone: 0808 808 00 00

Website: www.macmillan.org.uk

Cancer Research UK

If you or someone close to you have been affected by cancer and you’ve got questions, it is easy to call Cancer Research UK’s nurses on freephone or via the web.

Twitter: @CR_UK

Telephone: 0808 800 4040

Website: www.cancerresearchuk.org

Right at Home Harrow

Care at Home is often a great way to alleviate some of the pressures of family caregiving when it comes to cancer, allowing you to focus on emotional support instead of the details of daily activities.

Telephone: 0203 397 4555

Website: www.rightathomeuk.co.uk/harrow/contact

St Marks Hospital and Academic Institute

St Mark’s Hospital Endoscopy Unit became a nominated and chosen site for the NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme through a rigorous accreditation programme.

Website: www.stmarkshospital.nhs.uk

Carers

Harrow Carers

We recognise the heartfelt contribution you make to your family and friends through the work you do as a carer. It’s also important to care for yourself. Harrow Carers is dedicated to helping you feel better about your life and yourself, build your confidence and look after your emotional, mental and physical health. Our team of experienced advisors are there for you, every step of the way.

Telephone: 020 8868 5224

Website: www.harrowcarers.org

Email: admin@harrowcarers.org

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

Email: info@carersuk.org

Chronic Heart Disease

British Heart Foundation

Being diagnosed, or living with a heart or circulatory condition can be overwhelming. So can finding out you’re at risk of developing a condition. But the British Heart Foundation are here to help.

Telephone: 0300 330 3311

Website: www.bhf.org.uk/informationsupport/support

Email: hearthelpline@bhf.org.uk

Child Health

Harrow Council- Local Offer

The Local Offer provides:

  • One place to find information about support available across education, health and social care
  • Details about how to access services
  • Clear and easy to understand information

Website: www.harrow.gov.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

Vaccination planner

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

Website: www.nhs.uk

Community Groups

Meetup

Here’s a look at some social groups near Harrow:

Website: www.meetup.com

Depression, Anxiety & Stress

Harrow Talking Therapies

Harrow Talking Therapies is a free, confidential NHS service which provides psychological treatment for depression and anxiety disorders.

Telephone: 020 8515 5015

Website: www.cnwl.nhs.uk

Email: harrow.iapt@nhs.net

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

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

Mind

Mind provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

Telephone: 0300 123 3393

Website: www.mind.org.uk

More services for young people
Diabetes

Diabetes UK

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

Telephone: 0345 123 2399

Website: www.diabetes.org.uk

Email: helpline@diabetes.org.uk

Drugs and Alcohol

WDP

WDP is a vibrant and innovative drug and alcohol charity committed to helping those who are affected by substance misuse. For over 25 years we have provided support to individuals, their families and the wider communities from centres across London, the North West, South East and East of England. We believe with the right support people can make long-lasting transformations in their lives to improve health, wellbeing and social integration.

Telephone: 0300 303 2868

Website: www.wdp.org.uk

Email: harrow@wdp.org.uk

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 9177 650

Website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Email: help@aamail.org

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

More tools and apps
Elderly Care

Silver Line

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

Telephone: 0800 4 70 80 90

Website: www.thesilverline.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

Email: helpline@dementiauk.org

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 055 6112

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

Harrow CCG

Accident and Emergency

Accident and emergency (A&E) departments assess and treat patients with serious injuries or illnesses. You should visit A&E or call 999 for life-threatening emergencies.

Telephone: 020 8869 3087

Website: www.harrowccg.nhs.uk

Changes to Alexandra Avenue Health Centre

From 1 November 2018, patients will need to book their appointment before arriving at the Alexandra Health Care Centre. GP appointments will be available 8am-8pm seven days a week.

Website: www.harrowccg.nhs.uk

NHS 111

You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it’s not a life-threatening situation. Its open 24/7 every day of the year and is free to call from mobiles and landlines.

Maternity

Royal Free Maternity Services

We offer maternity care from several hospitals and community hubs. Our two main maternity hospitals are Barnet Hospital and the Royal Free Hospital. We also provide maternity services at Chase Farm Hospital, Edgware Community Hospital, Cheshunt Community Hospital, Finchley Memorial Hospital and a range of health centres, GP practices, children’s centres and other community locations.

Website: www.royalfree.nhs.uk

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

Psychology Service

IAPT Primary Care Psychology Service

Talking Therapies- Harrow has extended its service to Harrow residents with mild learning difficulties.

In order to get a better idea of your difficulties, we would be grateful if you could complete the registration form and questionnaires.

Harrow IAPT Referral Form

Sexual Health

North West London Sexual Health and Contraception Services

Our services are free, friendly and confidential. We provide contraception, testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infection (STI), HIV and blood-borne viruses.

Website: www.nwlondonsexualhealth.nhs.uk

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

Family Planning Association

A sexual health charity, the Family Planning Association gives straightforward information and support on sexual health, sex and relationships to everyone in the UK.

Telephone: 020 7608 5240

Website: www.fpa.org.uk

Sexual Health Helpline

The National Sexual Health Helpline provided by Public Health England is open Monday to Friday, 9am-8pm.

Telephone: 0300 123 7123

Stop Smoking

Harrow's Stop Smoking Service

Stopping smoking is one of the most important and worthwhile decisions you will ever make. No matter how long you have smoked for, quitting can help both your physical and mental health immediately.

Telephone: 0300 123 1044 (choose option 2)

Website: www.harrow.gov.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

Quit with help

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

Website: www.quitwithhelp.co.uk

Weight Management

Central London Community Healthcare Specialist Weight Management

This service helps people to make long term, sustainable lifestyle changes to lose weight and improve their physical and emotional well-being.

Website: www.clch.nhs.uk

Weight Watchers

Meetings, Online or a little bit of both. We’ve got options and support, whatever your lifestyle.

Website: www.weightwatchers.com

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

More tools and apps

Health Review and Assessment Clinic

Prescriptions and medicines centre

Prescriptions and medicines centre

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Local Pharmacies

Administration office

Administration office

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