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Patient Notice: All practices will be closed from 12.00noon on Wednesday 21st October. Hedon Group Practice, Chapel Lane Keyingham and St Nicholas Surgery Withernsea will reopen at 8am on Thursday 22nd October. If you require urgent medical assistance during our closure then please contact NHS 111. Please ensure that all required medication is collected before this time. Many thanks

We have a new practice telephone system going live on Wed 16 Sept in Hedon/Keyingham and on Thurs 17 Sept in Withernsea/Patrington/Roos.

 

You can continue to call the same number you have always used – 01482 899348, 01482 899111 or 01964 613221 – and we will receive your call.  Or you can call our new ‘one surgery’ number 0333 332 4242.  For more info (including call cost info) please read our full Q&A on our website:   https://www.holdernesshealth.nhs.uk/info.aspx?p=19

 

Our goal is to improve our service to patients and we hope you will support us through this transition which is a very large project.  Above all, we would ask that you are patient and understanding with our reception teams as we make this significant change.

 

Thank you.

Safeguarding

Safeguarding websites and resources

 

If in immediate danger always call 999. For Mobiles only -  If you are unable to talk you can press ‘55’ when prompted

A text service direct to the Police is also available - Text REGISTER to 999 and get details of how to set this up

For full details:

https://www.policeconduct.gov.uk/sites/default/files/Documents/research-learning/Silent_solution_guide.pdf

Child Safeguarding concerns

East Riding Safeguarding Children Partnership is an agency under which Police, social services and healthcare services come together for child protection - http://www.erscb.org.uk/

East Riding Safeguarding Children Partnership - you can report a concern here - http://erscb.org.uk/parents-carers-family-and-friends/

Child Exploitation and Online Protection command (CEOP) - national police agency to whom you can report concerns about online abuse of children - https://www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre/

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) - national charity who provide lots of information and advice on child abuse You can call their helpline for advice and to report abuse also

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/

0808 800 5000

Or email them at help@nspcc.org.uk

Childline - a national charity who can be contacted to report child abuse or to provide information and advice. There is also games and art on the website

https://www.childline.org.uk/

0800 1111

They also provide 1-21 chat with a counsellor online - https://www.childline.org.uk/get-support/1-2-1-counsellor-chat/

 

Domestic violence help

Safe Lives - a national charity aiming to end domestic abuse

https://safelives.org.uk/

0808 2000 247 for women

0808 801 0327 for men

Womens Aid live chat service - a confidential live chat service available Mon-Fri 10am to 2pm

https://chat.womensaid.org.uk/

Or email - helpline@womensaid.org.uk

Respect helpline - for those who are worried they might be harming someone else - 0808 801 0327

Galop - a helpline for domestic abuse sufferers who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans (LGBT)

0808 801 0327

Brightsky - is an app available on Apple and Android phones for people who are in an abusive relationship and for concerned relatives and friends

This website details how to delete your internet history

https://www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000510.htm

 

Adult Safeguarding

East Riding of Yorkshire Adult Safeguarding https://www.eastriding.gov.uk/living/care-and-support-for-adults/safeguarding-vulnerable-adults/

Age UK - information on safeguarding older adults

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/globalassets/age-uk/documents/factsheets/fs78_safeguarding_older_people_from_abuse_fcs.pdf

Nice overview of Safeguarding Adults

https://www.scie.org.uk/safeguarding/adults/introduction/highlights

Charity supporting those who are victims of honour based violence and forced marriage

https://karmanirvana.org.uk

 Information and links to resources about female genital mutilation

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/female-genital-mutilation-fgm/

 



 
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