Local Services


How to find an NHS dentist

Go to NHS Choices online. Patients are not bound by catchment. Be aware that not all practices will have the capacity to take on NHS patients and may have a waiting list. If after contacting several dental practices you still cant find a dentist accepting NHS patients, you should call NHS England’s Customer Contact Centre on 0300 311 2233 .

Dental Emergency and out of hours care

If you think you need urgent care, contact your usual dentist as some practices offer emergency dental slots and will provide care if necessary.

You can also call NHS 111, who can put you in touch with an urgent dental service.F


(Physiotherapy for musculoskeletal problems. (You can only self refer for one complaint)

Complete the self referral form fully (Found in Reception) and return to the Physiotherapy booking centre at—Warwick Hospital via post, fax email or hand delivery.

Approximately 5 working days after the physiotherapy booking centre has received referral please telephone

01926 608068

The referral form must be either emailed, faxed, posted or Hand delivered to—


Fax—01926 482641

Post—Physiotherapy booking centre, Warwick Hospital, Lakin Road, Warwick, CV34 5BW

Non– Emergency Patient Transport Service

The booking office is open each day between 8am – 8pm Patients are required to have the following information available when booking to ensure an effective process: Name, DOB, NHS number, Pick up and destination address including postcode, GP Name & practice address, Date and time of appointment and type of transport required       

  01926 310312

Fitter Futures Warwickshire

Fitter Futures Warwickshire services aim to support people across Warwickshire to improve their health through maintaining a healthy weight, become physically more active and having a healthier lifestyle.

Some services can be done by a self referral but others need a referral from a health/social care professional.

Visit the website for more information


024 7640 0594

Citizens Advice Bureau

Advice on; benefits, work, debt and money, family, housing, law and courts, immigration, health and more.

Local Telephone Advice Line

10am—2pm (not on a Thursday)

01788 566238

National Telephone Advice Line—Monday—Friday

(Calls cost 7p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge)

0300 330 1163

Connect Well

Offering services and support with; Arts and media activities, befriending, carers’ support, community groups, counselling and therapy services, day care services, disability, education and training, employment support, faiith,/religious/cultural activities, family services, financial services, health and wellbeing, housing./homelessness services, leisure activities, lunch clubs, mental health support, mentoring, music groups, self-help groups, social activities, specialist interest groups, sport, substance misuse services and volunteering.

01788 539572

Age UK

We offer confidential, impartial and helpful information and advice on many topics, such as: Benefits, Housing, Disability aids and health.

Drop in: Monday – Friday 10am-1pm

Appointments: Monday – Friday 1pm-3pm 01788 552542

Home visits can also be arranged if required.
Please telephone us on 01788 552540.

Family Information Service Warwickshire

They provide free information to support families with children and young people aged 0-25 across Warwickshire on issues including—Childcare, Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND), help with families and finances, one to one support, parenting support, support with bullying.     01926 742274


Health Visitors

Health Visitors are a team of specialist community public health nurses who provide expert information, assessments and interventions for babies, children and families. All health visitors are qualified nurses or midwives who have an additional degree or diploma. They help to empower parents to make positive decisions that affect their family’s health and wellbeing.


Health Visiting Office 02476 314277


Health Visiting Office 01788 555145

Children and Family Hubs

The Rugby Borough has three Children and Family Centres managed by Barnardo’s on behalf of the LA, offering a range of services for 0-19 year olds with a continued focus on 0-5s.

Boughton Leigh  – 01788 570347  –  Wetherell Way CV21 1LT

Claremont    –  01788 579488   –   Claremont Road CV21 3LU

Long Lawford   –  01788 561313   –  Holbrook Road CV23 9AL

Bereavement Advice Centre

There are many practical issues to manage when someone dies. Bereavement Advice Centre supports and advises on what you need to do next.

Freephone 0800 082 1203


MIND well being for Warwickshire

(Children and Adults)

Coventry & Warwickshire Mind, a local mental health charity affiliated to Mind: the leading mental health charity in England & Wales. For over 50 years they have been developing and delivering quality services with, and for, people with mental health problems.

01788 544105


IAPT services are for people with mild, moderate and moderate to severe symptoms of anxiety or depression living in Coventry, Solihull and Warwickshire.

02476 671090


Freephone 24-Hour National Domestic Violence Help-line:

0808 2000 247

Run in partnership between Women’s Aid and Refuge


Macmillan improves the lives of people affected by cancer locally. We provide practical, medical, emotional and financial support and push for better cancer care. Cancer affects us all. We can all help. We are Macmillan in Coventry, Warwickshire and Northamptonshire.

0808 808 00 00

7 days a week, 8am-8pm

Change Grow Live

CGL Coventry is a free and confidential drug and alcohol service for adults (including offenders), families and affected others.We offer treatment and recovery services to support anyone experiencing difficulties with drugs and/or alcohol in a range of local community settings across Coventry. Our recovery teams are based across the city and include doctors, recovery coordinators, nurses, recovery champions, peer mentors and volunteers.

Warwickshire 01926 353513

Coventry 02476 353513


Hope 4

Helping homeless, badly housed and hungry people of Rugby

01788 572456

8 Newbold Road CV21 2LJ

Monday—Friday 11am  –  2pm