A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.
To contact our Health Visitors please telephone: (0191) 643 2110
District Nurses visit housebound patients for nursing care and other problems at the request of the doctor.
To contact our District Nurses please telephone: (0191) 238 0044
If you're newly pregnant please phone the surgery who will refer you onto the midwife team. They will provide you with their own contact details
For non-diabetic patients who have been referred to a podiatrist: (0191) 282 8080
For patients who have been referred to the physiotherapy: (0191) 203 1331
If you have a concern about a young person's safety or wellbeing click here
If you have an concern about an adults safety or wellbeing click here