Reception and enquiries

Reception and enquiries

How can we help you?

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Treatment Room

Treatment Room

Let’s see what we can do…

Get immediate help with minor illnesses and injuries:

Pharmacists can also advise on minor illnesses and injuries:

Alternatively you can visit your nearest Hub / Urgent Care centre / Minor Injury Unit:

GP Hub Central Croydon
East Croydon Medical Centre
59 Addiscombe Road
Croydon
CR0 6SD
Tel: 020 8256 1046
08:00 – 20:00
GP Hub Purley
Purley War Memorial Hospital
856 Brighton Road
Purley
CR8 2YL
Tel: 020 8401 3238
08:00 – 20:00
GP Hub Parkway
Parkway Health Centre
Parkway
New Addington
CR0 0JA
Tel: 020 8251 7225
08:00 – 20:00

If you wish to get advice or see a Nurse or Doctor, please visit our Consulting Room.

Consulting room

Consulting room

How can we help you?

For Health reviews, including Asthma reviews and Smoking cessation please visit our Health Review and Assessment Clinic.

Speak to someone now – Call NHS 111.

Call 111

Call 111 at any time, 24 hours a day. You will speak to NHS professional staff who will help guide you on any medical issue.
Calls are free from landlines and mobiles. 111
Get fast help from a Pharmacist with various conditions such as minor cuts, sprains, aches, colds, headaches, rashes, cystitis.

Visit a Pharmacist

  • No appointment necessary
  • Many pharmacists have a confidential area
  • Open till late and at weekends
See a Nurse for conditions such as Asthma, Contraception, Diabetes management, Wound management, Weight management, Cervical and sexual health screening, Travel advice/vaccination, Childhood immunisation, blood pressure monitoring and Promotion of healthy lifestyles.

Contact a Nurse

Book an appointment on the phone020 8688 0532
Get medical advice and treatment from a Doctor.

Contact a Doctor

Book an appointment on the phone020 8688 0532

Travel Room

Travel Room

How can we help you?

Vaccinations, medication and travel advice

Do you need vaccinations?

Before you travel, it’s important to find out whether you will need vaccinations for the country you’re visiting. The following websites will help you.

Travel Assessment

We offer a full travel advice and immunisation service. If you are travelling abroad please complete and submit the travel form in plenty of time (we recommend 6 weeks) before your journey.

Also visit

Wellbeing Centre

Wellbeing Centre

Let’s see what we can do…

Abuse

Victim Support Croydon

Victim Support Croydon give emotional and practical help to people who have been affected by crime in the London Boroughs of Southwark, Merton, Sutton, Wandsworth, Lambeth, Greenwich, Lewisham, Bromley, Croydon and Bexley.

Telephone: 020 7801 1777 (Lines are open 9am-5pm Monday to Friday)

Wesbite: www.victimsupport.org.uk

Women's Aid

Women’s Aid have been at the forefront of shaping and coordinating responses to domestic violence and abuse through practice for over 40 years. We empower survivors by keeping their voices at the heart of our work, working with and for women and children by listening to them and responding to their needs.

Telephone: 0808 2000 247

Website: www.womensaid.org.uk

Email: helpline@womensaid.org.uk

Rape and Sexual Abuse South London Support

A professional and passionate team working in a centre of excellence, dedicated to the healing and empowerment of survivors of sexual violence.

Telephone: 0808 802 9999

Website: www.rasasc.org.uk

Email: info@rasasc.org.uk

Family Justice Centre

Help is available for you at the Family Justice Centre. The centre is run by a multi-disciplinary team that works to provide you and your family access to support services. Our aim is to listen and respond to your needs in a safe way.

Telephone: 020 8688 0100

Website: www.croydon.gov.uk

Email: fjc@croydon.gov.uk

CSCB (Croydon Safeguarding Children Board)

Croydon Safeguarding Children Board (CSCB) is the statutory body that brings together local agencies that work to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people up to the age of 18 in the borough.

Website: croydonlcsb.org.uk

The Lioness Circle

A free support group for BAME Women and Girls’ Survivors of sexual abuse and violence.

See here for more information

National Helplines

Freephone 24 hour National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247

Police (non emergency): 101

Victim Support: 0808 168 9111

Men’s advice line: 0808 801 0327

LGBT helpline: 0300 999 5428

Elder abuse: 0808 808 8141

Childline: 0800 1111

Asylum Seekers

Croydon Immigration and Asylum Support Service (IASS)

They work with people who are subject to immigration control and have No Recourse to Public Funds (NRPF) as a condition of their immigration status. These groups of people are mainly asylum seekers and refused asylum seekers with health and social care needs, people unlawfully present in the UK (e.g. overstayers) and people who have leave to remain in the UK with NRPF conditions attached to their leave.

Telephone: 020 8726 6500

Website: www.croydon.gov.uk

Email: Referral.team2@croydon.gov.uk

Audiology

Croydon Hearing Service

The Croydon Hearing Service provides advice, information and practical help and support to residents of Croydon with any type of hearing loss.

Telephone: 020 8686 0049

Text: 07596 717042

Website: www.croydonhearing.org.uk

Email: enquiry@croydonhearing.org.uk

 

Bereavement

Cruse Bereavement Care Croydon

Cruse in Croydon offers free support and counselling following the death of someone close.

Telephone: 020 8916 0855 (24-hour answerphone)

Website: www.crusecroydon.org.uk

Email: info@crusecroydon.org.uk

Dying Matters

Dying Matters is a coalition of 32,000 members across England and Wales which aims to help people talk more openly about dying, death and bereavement, and to make plans for the end of life.

Facebook: DyingMatters

Twitter: @DyingMatters

Website: www.dyingmatters.org

St Christopher's Hospice

At St Christopher’s Hospice their vision is of a world in which all dying people and those close to them have access to the care and support they need, when and wherever they need it.

Telephone: 020 8768 4500

Website: www.stchristophers.org.uk

Email: info@stchristophers.org.uk

Woodside Bereavement Service

Woodside Bereavement Service provides bereavement counselling to families living in the Croydon area experiencing severe or prolonged shock or depression arising from bereavement and loss.

Telephone: 0203 256 2009

Website: www.thelisteningear.org.uk

Email: wbs@thelisteningear.org.uk

Cancer Support

Macmillan Centre

The Macmillan Centre offers cancer information and support services. It has been developed as a joint venture between Macmillan cancer support, Croydon Health Services, Citizens Advice Centre, South East Cancer Help Centre and people with cancer.

The centre is based at Croydon University Hospital.

Telephone: 020 8401 3441 or 020 8401 3000 Ext. 5744

Website: www.croydonhealthservices.nhs.uk

Email: benny.millier@nhs.net

South West London Breast Screening Service

For more information about your local breast screening service please visit our web site, or to make an appointment telephone 0203 758 2024

Website: www.london-breastscreening.org.uk

South East Cancer Help Centre

SECHC aims to give any person affected by cancer an opportunity to explore ways which may help them to cope with their situation. The Centre aims to respect and support them in the choices they make and to provide individual and group support, complementary therapies and information within a friendly, caring environment.

Telephone: 020 8668 0974

Website: www.sechc.org.uk

Carers

Carers Information Service

Carers Information Service support carers in Croydon looking after a relative, friend or neighbour due to illness, disability or old age.

Telephone: 020 8649 9339

Website: www.carersinfo.org.uk

Croydon Mencap

Croydon Mencap represents the interests of people with learning disabilities, their families and carers within the London Borough of Croydon.

Telephone: 020 8684 5890

Website: www.croydonmencap.org.uk

Email: info@croydonmencap.org.uk

Young Carers Service

If you are aged 7-25, live in Croydon and are caring for someone with a physical disability, mental health issue, long-term illness or learning difficulty, then our service is here to support you.

Telephone: 020 8649 9339

Website: www.talkofftherecord.org

Email: youngcarers@talkofftherecord.org

Croydon Carers Centre

Croydon Carers aim to make a positive difference to the lives of unpaid carers in the diverse communities of Croydon by supporting and providing them with a range of services, support and recognition.

Telephone: 0208 688 7219

Facebook: CroydonCarersCentre

Website: www.croydoncarers.org.uk

Carers UK

They’re here to make sure that no matter how complicated your query or your experience, you don’t have to care alone.

Telephone: 020 7378 4999

Website: www.carersuk.org

Email: info@carersuk.org

Child Health

Best Start Services

Best Start is a service from pregnancy until your child turns 5. It is made up of a number of different organisations all working together to give your child the best start in life by offering both targeted and universal support.

Facebook: croydonbeststart

Twitter: @cbeststart

Website: www.croydon.gov.uk/beststart

Child Weight Management

When: Mondays

Cost: Free

Location: Salvation Army

Healthy Start

With Healthy Start, you may be qualify for food vouchers and healthy vitamins if you are on certain benefits. The free vitamins can be collected from Best Start children’s centres and health centres.

For more info visit: www.croydon.gov.uk

Home Start Croydon

Many parents need advice, support and friendship during the early years of parenthood.

Home-Start helps families by providing practical and emotional support in the home where there is at least one child aged 5 or under.

Telephone: 020 8667 0207

Website: www.croydon-homestart.co.uk

Email: contact@croydon-homestart.co.uk

Keeping your Home Safe

If you are living in Croydon Council Housing with a child under 5 you may be eligible for a free home safety check where you may be able to get stair gates/ fire guards to improve the safety of your home.

Click here to request a home safety check.

Lullaby Trust

The Lullaby Trust raises awareness of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), provides expert advice on safer sleep for babies and offers emotional support for bereaved families.

Telephone: 020 7802 3200

Website: www.lullabytrust.org.uk

Email: office@lullabytrust.org.uk

Parents in Partnership

At PiP we work with parents of children and young people with additional needs and disabilities aged 0-25 in Croydon. The charity was created by local parents of children of additional needs.

Telephone: 0208 663 5626

Website: www.pipcroydon.com

Young Carers Service

If you are aged 7-25, live in Croydon and are caring for someone with a physical disability, mental health issue, long-term illness or learning difficulty, then our service is here to support you.

Telephone: 020 8649 9339

Website: www.talkofftherecord.org

Email: youngcarers@talkofftherecord.org

Change 4 Life

The Change 4 Life app shows how much salt, sugar and saturated fat is in those family favourites. Get simple swaps to help you cut back on the sugar in your kids’ food and drink.

Download from: itunes.apple.com

Download from: play.google.com

Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: www.nhs.uk

Family Lives

Family Lives is a charity with over three decades of experience helping parents to deal with the changes that are a constant part of family life.

Website: www.familylives.org.uk

Childhood Vaccination Timetable

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Website: www.nhs.uk

Community Activities
Social Prescribing

Croydon Voluntary Action (CVA)

CVA’s principal activity is to promote charitable purposes for the benefit of the community in Croydon and its surrounding areas.

Telephone: 020 8253 7060

Twitter: @CroydonVA

Website: www.cvalive.org.uk

Email: cva@cvalive.org.uk

Good Food Matters

The aim of the centre is to work with the community to help connect everyone to the food they eat and how it is produced. Good Food Matters want to empower people in our community by teaching the invaluable skills of growing and cooking with sustainably produced food and, as they grow, they will strive to give better access to affordable healthy produce to the local community.

Telephone: 01689 847605

Facebook: GoodFoodMatters

Twitter: @goodfoodmatters

Website: www.goodfoodmatters.org.uk

Email: evelyn@goodfoodmatters.co.uk 

Age UK Croydon - Activities and Events

Age UK Croydon offers a wide range of activities and services, mainly at thier new base at 81 Brigstock Road, Thornton Heath.

To see all the activities and events on offer and details of who to contact please visit their website.

Depression, Anxiety & Stress

Croydon IAPT - (SLAM ) IAPT

Croydon IAPT are a free and confidential NHS service provided by the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust. They offer a range of psychological therapies to adults 18 years and over, who are registered with a Croydon GP.

Telephone: 020 3228 4040

Website: www.slam-iapt.nhs.uk

Email: CroydonIAPT@Slam.nhs.uk

Croydon Drop In

Croydon Drop In is accessible, confidential, independent, safe and flexible for young people (aged 11-25) seeking free support and counselling.

Telephone: 020 8680 0404

Website: www.croydondropin.org.uk

Email: enquiries@croydondropin.org.uk

MIND in Croydon

Mind in Croydon is working to promote good mental health. It seeks to empower people to lead a full life as part of their local community.

Telephone: 020 8668 2210

Website: www.mindincroydon.org.uk

Email: admin@mindincroydon.org.uk

Croydon Adult Social Care

You can self-refer or refer others to Croydon Adult Social Care. If you feel you or someone you know is in need of this service please get in touch.

Telephone: 020 8726 6500

Website: www.croydon.gov.uk

Off The Record Croydon

Free and confidential counselling to young people aged 14-25 who live, work or study in Croydon.

Telephone: 020 8251 0251

Facebook: talkOTR

Twitter: @talkOTR

Website: www.talkofftherecord.org

Email: info@offtherecordcroydon.org

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy alongside their members throughout their careers and put them at the heart of what they do. They understand their needs and support them in making a positive difference to the mental wellbeing of their clients.

Telephone: 01455 883300

Website: www.bacp.co.uk

Email: bacp@bacp.co.uk

Victim Support Croydon

Victim Support Croydon give emotional and practical help to people who have been affected by crime in the London Boroughs of Southwark, Merton, Sutton, Wandsworth, Lambeth, Greenwich, Lewisham, Bromley, Croydon and Bexley.

Telephone: 020 7801 1777 (Lines are open 9am-5pm Monday to Friday)

Wesbite: www.victimsupport.org.uk

Relate Croydon

Relate are the UK’s largest provider of relationship support, and every year they help over a million people of all ages, backgrounds and sexual orientations to strengthen their relationships.

Telephone: 0300 003 3225

Website: www.relate.org.uk

Email: croydon@relate-londonse.org

Hear Us

Hear Us is Croydon’s Mental Health Service User Group which acts to relieve the needs of people living in the London Borough of Croydon and surrounding areas who have mental health problems by provision of services and advice

Telephone: 020 8681 6888

Facebook: hearusmentalhealth

Twitter: @hearuscroydon

Website: www.hear-us.org

Email: tim@hear-us.org 

Time For Me

Time for me is a group to help people cope with distressing thoughts and feelings. A crèche is provided.

Download the information leaflet.

Don't Bottle It Up

Don’t Bottle It Up allows you to work out what level of risk you are at as a result of your drinking, to access personalised advice online and, where appropriate, find out where you can get face-to-face support locally.

Website: dontbottleitup.org.uk

Email: support@dontbottleitup.org.uk

Mindfulness for Youth

A free 8 week mindfulness course in the Croydon Area. Starts Tuesday 30th April at 4:00-4:30pm, during term time only.

Read more

Tel: 07712329468
Email: peterlawrence@ymail.com

Cassandra Centre (CC)

Cassandra Centre offers professional and confidential counselling and Therapeutic services. Working with individual women, men, families and young people.

Telephone: 0203 601 7475

Mobile: 07852 525 468

Website: cassandracentre.org.uk

Email: info@clcentre.org.uk

Samaritans

Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way – about whatever’s getting to you. You don’t have to be suicidal. Call Samaritans free, 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

Telephone: 116 123

Website: www.samaritans.org

Email: jo@samaritans.org

Rethink

Rethink provide expert, accredited advice and information to everyone affected by mental health problems.

Telephone: 0300 5000 927

Website: www.rethink.org

Email: info@rethink.org

Mind

Mind provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

Telephone: 0300 123 3393

Website: www.mind.org.uk

More services for young people
Diabetes

Croydon Voluntary Group

The Croydon Voluntary Group is largely run by people living with diabetes under the care of Croydon University Hospital. They offer advise and awareness talks for the Croydon Community.

Website: croydon.diabetesukgroup.org

National Diabetes Prevention Programme

There is no cure for diabetes. The good news is that three in five cases of Type 2 diabetes can be prevented or delayed. National Diabetes Prevention Programme supporting people across the UK to find out their risk and take action to reduce it.

Website: www.diabetes.org.uk

Drugs and Alcohol

Croydon Recovery Network

Croydon Recovery Network is your single drug and alcohol service for adults offering support to individuals across the borough.

Telephone: 0208 253 1040

Website: www.turning-point.co.uk

Email: info@turning-point.co.uk

Lantern Hall

Lantern Hall offer you or a loved one a range of services depending on what you need, from detox and residential rehab to supported living and aftercare support.

Telephone: 020 8604 7104

Website: www.turning-point.co.uk

Croydon Community Drug Agency

Croydon Recovery Network is a single drug and alcohol service offering support to individuals across the borough.

Telephone for an appointment: 0300 123 9288

Don’t Bottle It Up

Don’t Bottle It Up allows you to work out what level of risk you are at as a result of your drinking, to access personalised advice online and, where appropriate, find out where you can get face-to-face support locally.

Website: dontbottleitup.org.uk

Email: support@dontbottleitup.org.uk

Drinkline

If you’re worried about your own or someone else’s drinking, you can call this free helpline, in complete confidence.

Telephone: 0300 123 1110

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.

Telephone: 0800 9177 650

Website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Email: help@aamail.org

Talk to Frank

If you have a problem with drugs Talk to Frank for friendly, confidential drugs advice.

Telephone: 0300 123 6600

Text: 82111

Website: www.talktofrank.com

Email: frank@talktofrank.com

More tools and apps
Elderly Care

Croydon Age UK

Age UK Croydon cares about all older people in the London Borough of Croydon, and believes that later life should be an enjoyable and fulfilling experience. We provide vital services, focusing on the needs of those in later life.

Telephone: 020 8680 5450

Facebook: AgeUKCroydon

Twitter: @AgeUKCroydon

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk/croydon

Email: aukc@ageukcroydon.org.uk

Croydon Dementia Support

Croydon Dementia Support workers offer information and practical guidance to help you understand dementia, cope with day-to-day challenges and prepare for the future. They offer information to people who are worried about their memory and ongoing support to people affected by dementia face to face, over the phone or in writing.

Telephone: 020 8653 2818

Website: www.alzheimers.org.uk

Croydon Neighbourhood Care Association

Croydon Neighbourhood Care Association is an umbrella charity, working to meet the needs of isolated, vulnerable and frail people within the borough. They support local Neighbourhood Care Associations (our member groups) and provide services and advice to adults within Croydon.

Telephone: 020 8662 1000

Website: www.cnca.org.uk

Email: info@cnca.org.uk

Alzheimer's Society - Croydon

Alzheimer’s Society provide telephone information and advice to people with dementia, their carers, family and friends and at public events. They also run a support group in Selsdon, Croydon for current or former carers up to age 65 years, caring for people with dementia.

They meet on the first Wednesday of the month 19:00 – 21:00.

Telephone: 020 8653 2818

Email: croydon@alzheimers.org.uk

Croydon Dementia Action Alliance

Croydon Dementia Action Alliance are an active partnership working to raise awareness about dementia and helping to make Croydon a dementia friendly borough that is inclusive for people living with the condition.

Website: www.croydon.gov.uk

Email: rachel.carse@croydon.gov.uk

Age UK

Age UK is the country’s largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. We believe in a world where everyone can love later life and we work every day to achieve this.

Telephone: 0800 055 6112

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

Dementia

Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

Telephone: 0800 888 6678

Website: www.dementiauk.org

Email: helpline@dementiauk.org

Silver Line

Free phone support for older people, 24 hours a day.

Telephone: 0800 4 70 80 90

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk

Employment Welfare & Debt

Croydon branch of South West London Law Centres

They can help you with free and confidential debt advice and support.

Telephone: 020 8767 2777 (option 1)

Website: www.croydon.gov.uk

Email: debt@swllc.org

Healthy Homes

Are you a family struggling to heat your home and pay your fuel bills? If you own your home or rent it from a private sector landlord then Croydon Healthy Homes may be able to help. This scheme is aimed at families at risk of being in fuel poverty or with a member living with a medical condition which could be exacerbated by living in a cold home.

Telephone: 0800 292 2529 (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm)

Website: www.croydon.gov.uk

Citizens Advice Croydon

Citizens Advice Croydon provide free, confidential, independent and impartial advice and information on a wide range of issues, including debts, welfare benefits, housing, employment, consumer rights and relationships.

Facebook: Citizens-Advice-Bureau-Croydon

Twitter: @croydoncab

Website: www.citizensadvicecroydon.org

Maternity

Home Start Croydon

Many parents need advice, support and friendship during the early years of parenthood.

Home-Start helps families by providing practical and emotional support in the home where there is at least one child aged 5 or under.

Telephone: 020 8667 0207

Website: www.croydon-homestart.co.uk

Email: contact@croydon-homestart.co.uk

Maternity Services at Croydon Hospital

Croydon Hospital midwives will be with you every step of the way, offering your help and advice throughout your pregnancy.

Telephone: 020 8401 3000 ext 4202

Website: www.croydonhealthservices.nhs.uk

Breastfeeding cafes

Do you need breastfeeding support, have a new baby or are you pregnant and want to find out more about breastfeeding and chat to other mums in a small friendly group. Then join Breasting Cafes’ at their next session. No need for an appointment – just turn up!

Website: www.croydonhealthservices.nhs.uk

View our leaflet: Breastfeeding baby cafes

My Maternity Journey in South West London

Having a baby is a huge moment in a woman’s life. Your local NHS
would like to make sure you get the maternity care you want, in the
place you want, whenever possible.

View the leaflet: www.uppernorwoodgrouppractice.co.uk

Best Start Services

Best Start is a service from pregnancy until your child turns 5. It is made up of a number of different organisations all working together to support you to give your child the Best Start in life.

Facebook: croydonbeststart

Twitter: @cbeststart

Website: www.croydon.gov.uk

Family Nurse Partnership Service

For those aged 19 years or under going through their first pregnancy and provides dedicated support to parents to ensure that new families get the best start.

Further Information: www.croydonhealthservices.nhs.uk

Baby Buddy App

Baby Buddy is an award winning mobile phone app for new parents and parents-to-be, created by mums, doctors and midwives.

Download from: play.google.com

Download from: itunes.apple.com

Sexual Health

South London HIV Partnership

A wide range of services are delivered through the South London HIV Partnership. Many of these services are ‘direct access’ so you don’t need a referral from us.

Telephone:020 7160 0949

Website: www.careplace.org.uk

Croydon Sexual Health Clinic

It provides a free, comprehensive and confidential sexual health service.

Telephone: 020 8401 3002

Website: www.croydonhealthservices.nhs.uk

 

National Sexual Health Helpline

If you would like to talk to someone about a sexual health issue, you can call the national sexual health helpline. Your call will be treated with sensitivity and in strict confidence. The Sexual Health Helpline is open from 9am-8pm, Monday-Friday.

Telephone: 0300 123 7123

Website: www.nhs.uk/oneyou

Getting It On

Information and services for 13-19 year olds on sexual and mental health issues, drugs & alcohol and relationship problems.

Website: www.gettingiton.org.uk

Brook

Brook provides free and confidential sexual health and wellbeing services for nearly 250,000 young people UK-wide, each year.

Website: www.brook.org.uk

Family Planning Association

A sexual health charity, the Family Planning Association gives straightforward information and support on sexual health, sex and relationships to everyone in the UK.

Telephone: 020 7608 5240

Website: www.fpa.org.uk

Sexual Health Helpline

The National Sexual Health Helpline provided by Public Health England is open Monday to Friday, 9am-8pm.

Telephone: 0300 123 7123

Stop Smoking

Croydon Stop Smoking

Quitting smoking can lead to increased energy levels and easier breathing. It really does help you get more out of life. Your overall fitness will improve and you will be surprised at the amount of the money you can save too!

Website: www.justbecroydon.org

Stop Smoking London

Stop Smoking London has been developed to support a London-wide initiative to help Londoners to stop smoking.

Telephone: 0300 123 1044

Twitter: @StopSmokingLon

Website: london.stopsmokingportal.com

Quit with help

Everyone has a different reason for quitting, get a personalised Quit Smoking Plan.

Website: www.quitwithhelp.co.uk

Weight Management

Be Active Croydon

We all know we need to exercise but sometimes we struggle to fit it into our everyday life. Check out some of our ideas on how to build more activity into your life.

Facebook: justbecroydon

Twitter: @JustBeCroydon

Website: www.justbecroydon.org

Croydon Walking for Health Scheme

The Sport and Physical Activity team currently run a free weekly programme of Health Walks accredited by Walking for Health. Our aim is to help people in the community to get out in the fresh air, exploring the abundance of green space and parkland in Croydon.

Telephone: 07796 930295 (Liz Collins)

Website: www.walkingforhealth.org.uk

Email: walks@croydon.gov.uk (Liz Collins)

Eat Well Croydon

Eat Well Croydon is a voluntary scheme for food outlets in Croydon encouraging them to develop healthier practices. Making small changes in food choices, preparation and cooking methods can make a big difference to customers’ diet and health and overall customer satisfaction.

Website: www.croydon.gov.uk

Email: deborah@diethealth.co.uk

Live Well Croydon

The Live Well Croydon service is a behavioural support service that aims to improve overall health and wellbeing of Croydon residents by helping them to change health behaviours.

Telephone: 0208 604 7719

Website: www.croydon.gov.uk

Email: livewell@croydon.gov.uk

NHS Weight Loss Guide

The NHS 12 week weight loss guide combines advice on healthier eating and physical activity.

You get a brilliant information pack for each week of the plan, which is full of advice and tips, plus a brilliant stick-it-on-the-fridge planner to help you track your weekly progress.

To download the guide please visit: www.nhs.uk

There is only one you

The One You campaign aims to help adults across the country to combat future disease by asking them to make small changes to their lifestyle today.

Website: www.nhs.uk

Weight Watchers

Meetings, Online or a little bit of both. We’ve got options and support, whatever your lifestyle.

Website: www.weightwatchers.com

Slimming World

You’ll find delicious recipe and menu ideas at your local group, along with all the help you need to get started and reach your target weight.

Website: www.slimmingworld.co.uk

More tools and apps

Health Review and Assessment Clinic

Prescriptions and medicines centre

Prescriptions and medicines centre

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Local Pharmacies

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