Services on Saturday 16th January and Sunday 17th January between 8am-9pm.
We have put on extra services over this new weekend if you need urgent medical help that is not a life-threatening 999 emergency.
This is to help local hospitals and the ambulance service as they are extremely busy at the moment.
To access these services in Croydon please telephone 0203 9763994 where you will be assessed by a clinician and offered an appointment if clinically required. This may be a video appointment or a face-to-face appointment.
Outside these hours please call 111.
You could also consider using your local pharmacy for non-urgent health advice.
Please only call 999 if it is a life-threatening emergency
The nearest Accident and Emergency department is at Croydon University Hospital. If an ambulance is needed dial 999.
If you are Croydon resident and are unable to get an urgent appointment at your GP surgery you can call NHS 111 for an assessment of your problem. If you then need to see a GP NHS 111 can book an appointment for you to be seen at one of the three new GP Hubs in Croydon which are open 8:00 am to 20:00 7 days a week 365 days a year. You can also be seen at a GP Hub without an appointment but may have to wait.
NHS 111 Online
111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally.
Your needs will be assessed and you will be given advice about whether you need:
Treat yourself at home
Go to a Primary Care Centre
If you need face to face medical attention you may be asked to attend a Primary Care Centre.
Click here to access NHS 111 online or call 111 to speak to a staff member.
Mental Health Crisis Line
A 24-hour Mental Health Crisis Line, run by community psychiatric nurses, is provided by South London & Maudsley NHS Trust.
Tel: 0800 731 2864
Access to Emergency Dentistry
If you have an urgent Dental problem telephone 111
Please do not attend A & E unless it is a real emergency. Call 111 for advice instead.
Did you know?
If you are suffering from any minor ailments, you can visit your local pharmacy for NHS treatment. They will give you the appropriate advice and medication If required.