Sonning Common Health Centre

Sonning Common Health Centre

39 Wood Lane, Reading, RG4 9SW

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Telephone: 0118 972 2188

Out of Hours: 111

Sonning Common will be running some additional COVID Clinics in January 2022 – Sunday 16th & Sunday 30th – 10 am to 12 noon.                  COVID Booster: All patients who are eligible can also book COVID vaccine appointments via the National Booking Service.                          We are inviting patients to make flu jab appointments. Please phone Reception to book an appointment.

Health Visitors

In line with advice to manage social distancing and COVID -19 all Well Baby Clinics and Groups are closed.

Health Visitors for the Sonning Common area are covered by the Chiltern Villages Health Visiting Team. They are available Monday to Friday, 9.00 am to 5.00 pm.

Our main office for administrative purposes is at Sonning Common Health Centre. The direct dial telephone number is 0118 972 1610 and our email address is

We are however, happy to conduct consultations at other local surgeries and often visit patients in their own homes.  We hold regular ‘drop in’ clinics at:

  • Sonning Common Health Centre, Wood Lane, Sonning Common on Tuesdays from 11.00am – 12.00pm
  • Nettlebed Surgery in Wanbourne Lane, Nettlebed on the first Tuesday of the month, from 9.45am – 10.45am
  • Goring Surgery on the last Tuesday of the month, from 1.30pm – 2.30pm
  • Woodcote Library on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month, from 9.30am to 10.30am, term time only

Health Visitors are qualified nurses or midwives with specialist public health training.  We are trained in child development and protecting children.  We are able to support you in pregnancy and will see you once your baby is born.  We are also able to provide support and advice to you within our child health clinics and at any time until your child becomes five years of age. Our teams also include community staff nurses, nursery nurses and health care support workers.

Health visitors work to promote equal health opportunities, promote health and provide services to individuals, families and communities.

If you have concerns or questions about the health of your child/children, please contact your Health Visitor directly using the telephone number in the red book.