TRAVEL VACCINES: Do you need vaccinations for travel? Planned closure for Emergencies from 12pm onwards New entrance to the practice PLANNED CLOSURE FOR TRAINING: Wednesday 24th January from 12pm-6.30pm Update on our Pilot on Access 22/1/2024 Reduction in waiting times and improving access Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year Children in Need 2023 THE NHS APP AND ACCESS TO YOUR ONLINE RECORDS IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR OUR PATIENTS REGARDING COVID SECURE MEASURES 10/10/2023
Urgent help for Mental Illness in Adults
If you or an adult you know is suicidal or experiencing hallucinations, manic or other severe mental health behaviour please call the practice and ask for an urgent appointment in order to ask for a referral to Adult Mental Health Services (CMHT). If the surgery is closed call 111 for urgent advice or help.
Mental Health Charity. Call Free On 116 123. 24/7 Confidential Support.
Less-Urgent problems with Mental Health and Access to Counselling
Green Oak Foundation 01743 340880.
Charity which offers private counselling with a donation depending on individual circumstances, sessions now available locally in station drive surgery.
AXIS- Axis is a specialist counselling service in Shrewsbury and Telford, with an outreach in Ludlow on Thursdays.
Other useful services
The Good Grief Cafe will be meeting on the first Thursday of the month in the Pea Green Café , Maskell Centre, 3:30pm – 5:00pm. N.B. This is a social, not a counselling group.
Anyone interested in going should contact Jo Shield at Victoria Allen Funeral Services on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01584 879035
Dementia Support Group
For information about help with Dementia Call 01952 250392
Alzheimers Society is starting a new Dementia Support Drop In on the 2nd Monday of every month between 10 am and 1 pm in Ludlow Library. The first drop in is on Monday 8th October 2018
We can support both carers and people with dementia. We offer personalised support to help you manage the symptoms of dementia, develop strategies fr day-to-day living, and help with making plans for the future. We can help you to access our services as well as other local services appropriate for your needs.
Come and have a chat to see how we can help you. Alternatively you can contact us on 01952 250392
Alcohol and Substance misuse:
Any patient can by booked in with our inhouse counsellor for review but they can also call for apt Call Single point of contact or 01743 294700.
(Substance misuse referrals sent here via letter)
Domestic Abuse Services
Citizens Advice Bureau
Advice Line: 03444 99 11 00 (Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm, until 6pm on a Tuesday)
Help with Form filling, benefits applications etc.
Drop in service no apt needed Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 10-3pm
Ludlow Youth Centre, Lower Galdeford
Food Bank Based at Baptist Church
We give food parcels to people in crisis situations, who are referred to us. We have volunteers on duty 11a.m. – 1p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday,when agency workers or parcel recipients can collect their parcels.