Follow the links below to help find the service you’re looking for.
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NHS Choices is the online ‘front door’ to the NHS. It is the country’s biggest health website and gives all the information you need to make choices about your health.
You can find information about hospitals, GPs and dentists and urgent care. As well as basic contact details, you can also find feedback from other people about what they think about these services.
It’s not just limited to NHS information. You can also find information about other services in your area (often provided by charities) that can help you with conditions from Alzheimers through to weight loss.
People First Independent Advocacy Service offers a free scheme to help people who live in Cumbria raise concerns and complaints about the NHS.
CPFT have put together this handy tool to help navigate and find services they offer, along with other organisations and services in the county.
The Department of Health helps people to live better for longer. We lead, shape and fund health and care in England, making sure people have the support, care and treatment they need, with the compassion, respect and dignity they deserve.
The CQC checks all hospitals, dentists, care homes and care services to see if they meet national standards. You can find out what they have to say about these services in your area by visiting their website.
Dementia Connect is Alzheimer’s Society’s online services directory for anyone affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
You can use this to find information about services and support available in Cumbria too.
Cumbria County Council is an elected authority which provides a range of services for local people, visitors and the business community.
Cumbria Directory of Services for GP practices.
Cumberland Infirmary Carlisle and West Cumberland Hospital. Tel: 01228 523444
Includes Furness General, Westmorland General and Royal Lancaster Infirmary.
Tel: 01539 732288
Includes mental health and learning disability services.
Tel: 01228 602000
Includes Ambulance and Patient transport services.
Tel: 01228 596909
Childrens Centres in Cumbria provide information and access to services and activities for children aged up to 19 and their families.
Sexual Healthline Cumbria 0845 371 4037 (local rate)
Cumbria has a central sexual healthline which you can call to be directed to any of the sexual health services you require.
Helping the Deaf Community to access health services
Advocacy can help you become more aware of your own rights, to exercise those rights and be involved in and influence decisions that are being made about your future
The voice of Learning Disability