This website uses cookies to function correctly.
You may delete cookies at any time but doing so may result in some parts of the site not working correctly.
 

Noticeboard

Appointments

If you require an appointment on the day please ring between 8.30am - 9.30am. For book ahead appointments and general enquiries, please call after 9.30am whenever possible.

Telephone Advice
Your doctor will be happy to give you advice on the telephone when he/she is not consulting. The receptionist will ask you to leave a message and the doctor will return your call when time permits.

Out of Hours                               If you require urgent medical attention outside surgery opening times. Please call the NHS 111 Service. This free to call number is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Test Results
Please telephone the surgery after 9.30am for your test results

Carers Champion and Dementia Friend

Carers Champion

Amanda (Mandy) Mason is our Carers Champion at the practice.

If you are a carer please let any member of staff know and we will add your details to our register with your permission.  Mandy is able to help you with  general carers information and is able to refer you to Compass Carers, they support carers across Somerset.  The link below will access their website where you are able to self refer.  It is very important to support our carers to keep them well as they are doing a very important role. 

Mandy is part of a local area group of Carers Champion that get together four times a year for training and they arrange two events a year for our carers. 

The next 

Carers Champion Event

will be on

  Thursday 17th March 2016

at The Town House, 19 Union Street, Yeovil BA20 1PQ

Each practice that has a Carers Champion has a carers board in their practice which has all local events, carers groups and information.   

 

Compass Carers

Compass Carers is the first dedicated carers support service for carers across Somerset, offering information, advice and guidance as well as emotional support, signposting, training, and a telephone support service for un-paid carers.

If you're an un-paid carer and would like to receive our support (free of charge), please either contact us on the link below or telephone 01823 255911 10am - 3.30pm Mon-Fri. 

www.compasscarers.org.uk

Dementia FriendDementia Friends

Amanda is also our Dementia Champion/Friend. 

Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends programme is the biggest ever initiative to change people’s perceptions of dementia. It aims to transform the way the nation thinks, acts and talks about the condition.

Whether you attend a face-to-face Information Session or watch the online video, Dementia Friends is about learning more about dementia and the small ways you can help. From telling friends about the Dementia Friends programme to visiting someone you know living with dementia, every action counts.

Please click the link below to find out more or telephone 0300 222 5855. 

www.dementiafriends.org.uk

 

 



 
Call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergencyNHS ChoicesThis site is brought to you by My Surgery Website