Local Services

Useful numbers

  • Youth Information Centre, Congleton 01260 297297 (Wed 3.30-5pm)
  • Visyon (Counselling, support for young people 11-25yrs) 01260 290000 www.visyon.org.uk
  • Dental Access Centre 01625 669039 (between 10-12pm and 2-4pm) or 07748655459 (Urgent advice 6pm-10pm)
  • Axess Sexual Health https://www.axess.clinic/find-service/axess-sexual-health-services-cheshire-east/axess-sexual-health-congleton/
  • Congleton War Memorial Hospital 01260 294800
  • Social Services Congleton 01260 285400
  • Genitourinary Medicine Clinics
      • Macclesfield 07825780494,
      • Leighton Crewe 01270 212019,
      • University Hospital North Staffordshire 01782 554105
  • Barbabus Drug Centre 01625 422100

Information/Help Lines

  • Alcoholics Annonymous 08457697555
  • Drinkline 0800 9178282
  • Cruise Bereavement centre 0870 1671677
  • National drugs Helpline 0800 776600
  • Rape and abuse line 0808 800 0123
  • Relate (relationship counselling) 0870 240 4246 (Macclesfield)
  • Saneline 0845 7678000 (mental health problems for patients and relatives)
  • Samaritans 08457 909090
  • Womens Aid Domestic Violence Helpline 08457 023468

Smoking Cessation

Cheshire East 

Be Smoke Free - The service is available via phone and video conference and is beginning to also transition back to community sites/pharmacies.  All smokers from age 12 upwards who wish to stop are  offered medicinal and behavioural support.  The NRT voucher scheme continues to operate.  Patients can self-refer via www.oneyoucheshireeast.org or 08081643202. 

 In addition, the following pharmacies are trained to offer one-to-one quit smoking advice and support at a variety of times:

  • Co-Op Pharmacy – Park Lane – 01260 280810
  • Lloyds – West Street – 01260 275523
  • Boots – High Street
  • Superdrug – High Street – 01260 273209
  • Mossley Biddulph Road – 01260 2751777

Fertility Network UK

Fertility Network UK Provide free advice, support and information you can contact them on 0800 008 7464 or alternatively 01424 732 361 from a mobile phone.

Useful Websites

givingupsmoking
click2quit
help2quite
Local Services
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