Health Charities

Macmillan Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support
One in three of us will get cancer and it’s the toughest thing most of us will ever face. If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, or a loved one has, you’ll want a team of people in your corner supporting you every step of the way. Macmillan provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care.

Marie Curie Cancer Care

Marie Curie Cancer Care is a UK charity dedicated to the care of people with terminal cancer and other illnesses. Over the financial year 2010/11, we reached a total of 31,799 patients

Youth Health Talk

Youthhealthtalk enables young people, their family and friends, and professionals such as doctors and teachers to understand young people's experiences of health, illness and life in general. The website feature real-life accounts of issues such as effect on work and education, social life and relationships, consulting health professionals and treatment


During surgery hours

Please call the usual surgery number 01484 500921 and we will provide you with an emergency appointment or home visit depending on your clinical need.

outofhoursWhen the surgery is closed

At night or on a weekend please call the NHS 111 Service on 111 calls to this number are free from landlines and mobiles. This service will be able to book you an appointment or arrange a visit from a GP outside our opening hours although this will not be your usual GP.

In cases of immediate threat to life please dial 999 or go to the nearest hospital casualty. Watch this amusing video illustrating some of the inappropriate things people attend A&E departments with.

Kirklees Walk-in Centre

Kirklees Walk-in centre is in the grounds of Dewsbury Hospital, opposite the main entrance, and offers a nurse led service for minor illnesses and injuries.

The Centre is open from Monday to Friday 9am to 6.30pm.

Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

Not QUITE an emergency? Call 111 FREE 24hrs a day 7 days a week

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