Telephone number
01723 360835

Extra Support

Please find below information pages for extra help and support in the community and other useful websites.

The medical information on this website, and on any sites linked to from this website, gives general advice only and SHOULD NOT be used as a substitute for the personal advice patients receive when consulting a GP.

Bereavement Support

CRUSE helpline on 0808 808 1677.  This service is available Monday to Friday 9.30 am to 5.00 pm (excluding bank holidays), with extended hours on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, when ... [continue] Bereavement Support

Cancer support

If you are affected by cancer , the Cancer Information and Support Service at Scarborough Hospital can help. We provide information and support in a relaxed environment. We signpost to ... [continue] Cancer support

Counselling and help with mental health

There are many excellent local charities and support groups which you can refer yourself to for counselling and mental health support. Please note that during the covid-19 pandemic many of ... [continue] Counselling and help with mental health

Disability

Please see more information about local support groups and other help below.   Scarborough and District Disablement Action Group Unit 4 The Street Community Centre Lower Clark Street Scarborough North ... [continue] Disability

Managing your pain

ESCAPE-Pain Self-referral service Scarborough and Ryedale CCG have implemented a free pilot service called Escape-Pain which patients can self-refer to. See further details on the CCG website: ESCAPE -Pain – ... [continue] Managing your pain

Sexual Health

Scarborough YorSexual Health Centre Address: The Mulberry Unit Northway Scarborough YO12 7AF Phone: 01904 721111 Opening times: Closed Bank Holidays Tuesday 10.30am – 6.00pm – Appointments 3.00pm – 6.30pm – Queue ... [continue] Sexual Health

Support for Families

We have produced some leaflets to help with common childhood problems: What is conjunctivitis Head lice There are many local support groups and organisations for young families: Gingerbread are the ... [continue] Support for Families

Veterans

Phone: 0207 730 7545 Email: enquiries@firstlighttrust.co.uk Website: https://www.firstlighttrust.co.uk/ Service offered: Whether it’s a bed, food, training or just a chance to talk things through, we can help.  We’ll then work ... [continue] Veterans

Young Adults

Scarborough YorSexual Health Centre Address: The Mulberry Unit Northway Scarborough YO12 7AF Phone: 01904 721111 Opening times: Closed Bank Holidays Tuesday 10.30am – 6.00pm – Appointments 3.00pm – 6.30pm – Queue ... [continue] Young Adults

Help with finance and housing

Housing Support Patients often approach us for a letter to support a housing request. Unfortunately this is not an NHS service and to avoid charging patients for a letter which ... [continue] Help with finance and housing

Self referral

MIND offer: Support service Social Prescribing Support groups Tel: 01723 356562 Email: info@swrmind.org.uk The UK’s largest provider of relationship support, and every year we help over a million people of all ... [continue] Self referral