Health Services

DOCTORS' SURGERY

Mersea Island Medical Practice

32 Kingsland Road, West Mersea, CO5 8RA.
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday - 8.00am to 6.30pm. Weekend and Bank Holidays - closed.
Tel: 01206 382015
Fax: 01206 385593
Tel: 0845 602 5215 (out of hours)
Website: westmerseasurgery.co.uk

NHS HOSPITALS

Colchester Hospital University
Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL.
Tel: 01206 747474
Website: colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

Urgent Treatment Centre
Colchester Hospital, Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL.
Telephone 111 to book a time slot at the Urgent Treatment Centre
Website: urgent-care-in-north-east-essex

DENTIST

West Mersea Dental Surgery
32a Kingsland Road, West Mersea, CO5 8RA.
Opening Hours: Monday to Thursday - 8.30am to 5.30pm, Friday - 8.30am to 5pm.
Tel: 01206 384504

WELFARE

Action on Hearing Loss
Free information on hearing loss and tinnitus
Where: Council Office, 10 Melrose Road, West Mersea, CO5 8JD.
When: 1st Friday of the month from 10am to 11.30am (postponed due to Covid-19). See poster for more details.
For more information please contact Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@hearingloss.org.uk
Website: www.actiononhearingloss.org.uk
Poster: click here 
Hearing loss and tinnitus during Covid-19: click here 
Virtual Tinnitus Support Group: click here 

Carers FIRST (FIRST Choice for Carers)
Do you look after a relative or friend who due to ill health, physical or mental illness, disability, frailty, or addiction cannot manage without your support? If you do, then you are a carer and you may wish to talk to someone about your caring role.
Carers FIRST offers a range of services for adult carers. 
Tel: 0300 303 1555
Email: hello@carersfirst.org.uk
Website: www.carersfirst.org.uk/essex 

Community Agents Essex
Supporting older people and informal carers to find and develop independent living solutions from within their local community. 
Website: www.communityagentsessex.org.uk 

Essex Welfare Service
Tel: 0300 303 9988
Website: www.essexwelfareservice.org.uk

Health & Social Care (Essex County Council)
Tel: 0345 603 7630
Website: essex.gov.uk

St Helena
Myland Hall, Barncroft Close, Highwoods, Colchester, CO4 9JU.
Tel: 01206 845566
Website: sthelena.org.uk

Victim Support
Tel: 01277 357557
Email: essexvolunteering@victimsupport.org.uk 
Website: victimsupport get involved/volunteer