Local Services


Useful numbers

  • Youth Information Centre, Congleton 01260 297297 (Wed 3.30-5pm)
  • Visyon (Counselling, support for young people 11-25yrs) 01260 290000 www.visyon.org.uk
  • Dental Access Centre 01625 669039 (between 10-12pm and 2-4pm) or 07748655459 (Urgent advice 6pm-10pm)
  • Family Planning, Congleton 01260 294832 (Monday and Thurdsay 6-8.30pm)
  • Congleton War Memorial Hospital 01260 294800
  • Social Services Congleton 01260 285400
  • Genitourinary Medicine Clinics
      • Macclesfield 07825780494,
      • Leighton Crewe 01270 212019,
      • University Hospital North Staffordshire 01782 554105
  • Barbabus Drug Centre 01625 422100

Information/Help Lines

  • Alcoholics Annonymous 08457697555
  • Drinkline 0800 9178282
  • Cruise Bereavement centre 0870 1671677
  • National drugs Helpline 0800 776600
  • Rape and abuse line 0808 800 0123
  • Relate (relationship counselling) 0870 240 4246 (Macclesfield)
  • Saneline 0845 7678000 (mental health problems for patients and relatives)
  • Samaritans 08457 909090
  • Womens Aid Domestic Violence Helpline 08457 023468

Smoking Cessation

If you require help to stop smoking please ask at the reception desk for mor information.

You are able to buy nicotine replacement products from a pharmacist and try by yourself but research has shown that success rates are higher if you ae supported by a health professional.

A Stop Smoking Group takes place at Congleton War Memorial Hospital every Friday between1.30 and 4.00pm to which you are invited to attend.

In addition, the following pharmacies are trained to offer one-to-one quit smoking advice and support at a variety of times:

  • Co-Op Pharmacy – Mill Street – 01260 273200
  • Co-Op Pharmacy – Park Lane – 01260 280810
  • Lloyds – West Street – 01260 275523
  • Boots – High Street
  • Superdrug – High Street – 01260 273209
  • Mossley Biddulph Road – 01260 2751777

For any other advice or questions you would like answered please contact your local Stop Smoking Advisor on 0800 085 8818

Fertility Network UK

Fertility Network UK Provide free advice, support and information you can contact them on 0800 008 7464 or alternatively 01424 732 361 from a mobile phone.

Minor Injuries

Useful Websites

givingupsmoking
click2quit
help2quite
Local Services
Children’s centre

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