Here you can find links to useful health and social care resources and download material for your own use.
Please note that by including these links Healthwatch Cornwall is not endorsing any external site. We routinely check that the information is still current but do please advise us if you notice any out-of-date details. Thank you.
NHS KERNOW’S CHOOSE WELL DIRECTORY 2017 – access info on where to seek help and/or advice.
Choose Well Leaflet to download.
NHS Choices – including a GP/dental practice search option
Jargon Buster for health and social care – copyright Think Local Act Personal
A – Z
Blurt Foundation – increasing awareness and understanding of depression
Crohn’s and Colitis UK, Website: www.crohnsandcolitis.org.uk – Information Service: 0300 222 5700
NHS dental helpline – 0333 006 3300 or email: AccessDentalHelpline@nhs.net
My Decisions – Compassion in Dying’s online service to help you plan ahead for your treatment at the end-of-life should you lose capacity.
My NHS – performance information on NHS services
Outside Clinic – providing sight and hearing tests at home.
Patients Association Helpline – this provides a national non-disease specific helpline for anyone trying to navigate the often complex health and social care systems in the UK – 020 8423 8999.
Rehab 4 Addiction – a free, national helpline assisting people suffering from addiction and mental health problems. Call 0800 140 4690 for initial conversation.
SignHealth – the deaf health charity
Support in Cornwall – information about support services