If you are a current smoker and would like advice on stopping, please see:
Speak to your local pharmacist.
Contact Smoke Free Life Oxfordshire
Sexual health is a very important aspect of everyone’s health. It is therefore important you don’t let your nerves hold you back from asking for help or advice.
There are a range of services provided by the NHS so that you can keep on top of your health.
For information on these please follow the link: Sexual Health Oxfordshire
Self-Certification – Sick Note
If this is your first sick note for this illness and you have been suffering with it for 7 days or less then you don’t need to see a doctor.
Or download the form from this weblink: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/statutory-sick-pay-employees-statement-of-sickness-sc2
We have stopped ear syringing for all patients except those who the hospital’s Ear, Nose & Throat department have requested it for or pre-referral to the Audiology (hearing) clinic. Patients can contact one of the following clinics to arrange ear syringing privately:
Depression & Anxiety – Talking Space Plus
At TalkingSpace Plus the team work actively with people struggling with depression and anxiety, helping them move forward and recover using psychological therapies that work. For more information:
Go Active Get Healthy
GO Active Get Healthy is a free project that aims to help people do more physical activity and exercise. Visit the Oxfordshire page www.getoxfordshireactive.org for further information on activities, searching by postcode.
Weight Loss – Achieve Oxfordshire
Achieve Healthy Weight Loss Oxfordshire is delivered by a lifestyle provider Thrive Tribe, and funded by Oxfordshire County Council. They have partnered with leading weight loss providers to create free programmes that will help individuals achieve their goals. They also have valuable tools and skilled coaches to give encouragement throughout a weight loss programme. Click this link for more information.
Alcohol & Drugs support service – Turning Point
Turning Point offers support to individuals in Oxfordshire from full-time, dedicated recovery hubs.
The Turning Point team know that drugs and alcohol can affect many areas of your life and successful treatment start with being there. The team get to know you as a person, to understand what it is that you need to help you turn your life around. They work closely with other organisations in the county to ensure that help is there when you need it.
For more information on the service click here.
Private Counselling – Riverside Counselling
Riverside Counselling Service is a charity that provides affordable counselling and psychotherapy to adults and young people from the age of 12 who live in Henley-on-Thames, Wallingford, Berinsfield, Didcot and the surrounding areas. Their counsellors are all highly trained, committed practitioners.
For further details please visit their website, Riverside Counselling.
Functional Physio run private clinics at the health centre. For more information visit their website: Functional Physio.