Health Advice

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Direct Care - offered by local pharmacies with the following benefits:

 

- Generally operating in and out of GP hours, 6 days per week, and often in the evenings.

- Advice and remedies available for a wide variety of minor illness and ailments without the

  need for a GP appointment.

- Advice on whether over-the-counter remedies are safe and whether they interact with any

  prescribed medications you are taking.

 

Remember to address any queries about non-prescribed remedies and over-the-counter medications to your local pharmacy.

 

 

ALISS - http://www.aliss.org/

Links to community support.

  

 

Fun Fit Dundee - free healthy living programmes to help families lead healthier lives

Fun Fit

 

  

Health in my Language - http://www.healthinmylanguage.com/languages.aspx

Health in Scotland translated into different languages.

 

 

NHS 24 - http://www.nhs24.com/

Scotland's national telehealth and telecare organisation.

 

 

Addaction Direct Access Service - Boots Albert Street on Tuesdays 0930-1700 (closed 1300-1345).

Help to change behaviour to become the very best you can be. It could be drugs or alcohol use, or worries about mental health – support provided to help you make lasting change to your life.

Telephone 01382 206888  or online www.addaction.org.uk/

 

   

COOL2TALK - anonymous support for all young people 13-20 years of age.

121 chat service with a trained counsellor Monday and Wednesday 6-8pm

Contact http://www.cool2talk.org/ for more information.

 

 

Parent to Parent - Ardler Clinic, Turnberry Avenue, Dundee, Tel 01382 817558

Advice, support and information for parents of children with additional needs.

    

 

The Corner Drop-in Service

Health, information and peer-led services for young people aged 11-19, 6 afternoons per week. Free, informal and confidential.

Sexual health - contraception, pregnancy testing and sexually transmitted infection screening.

Mental health and well-being - individual Support and counselling at young peoples’ pace. No referral required.

Monday to Friday: 2–6 pm, Saturday 1–4 pm

Tel: 01382 206060, E-mail: office.corner@nhs.net

Website: www.thecorner.co.uk

 

 

 



 
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