Do you need advice about your local Southwark NHS services?
If you are feeling confused about the different NHS services on offer to you in Southwark there is a new way to get independent advice. Healthwatch Southwark is the first point of contact for anyone with an issue, question or enquiry related to healthcare in the area. This is a confidential service; you can remain anonymous if you choose to.
You can email Southwark Healthwatch (email@example.com), call 020 7358 7005 or visit the Healthwatch Southwark website.
Other local services
Click for more information
Local Family Planning Centre
159-167 Walworth Road
London SE17 1RY
Tel: 020 3049 8600
Burrell Street Sexual Health Clinic
Burrell Street Sexual Health Clinic is the largest and most comprehensive NHS sexual health service in London, and is part of Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.
The clinic is located just a short distance from the surgery and the address is:
4-5 Burrell Street, London SE1 0UN
For more information, please visit their website at: www.burrellstreet.co.uk
Sexual Health Screening
Sexual Health London (SHL) is London’s new sexual health e-service that provides free and easy access to sexual health testing via the internet and local venues.
The service is available to people aged 16 and over who are residents in most Boroughs of London which includes our borough - Southwark from 1st July 2018.
The confidential service provides testing for a range of sexually transmitted infections including chlamydia, gonorrhoea, HIV, syphilis, hepatitis B and hepatitis C via samples you can collect at home.
For more information, please click on the link below to the Sexual Health London website: www.shl.uk
Domestic or Sexual Abuse
Are you worried about domestic or sexual abuse? Solace provides help and advice for people aged 16 or over who live in Southwark.
For help contact 020 7593 1290 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Child Health Checks
Parents and carers, you can now complete the Health Check online if your child is aged 0-15years and has asthma, constipation, eczema, or epilepsy. Click the link below:
Completing the Health Check takes about 5 minutes. It will ask you about your child’s condition and their general wellbeing.
Afterwards, you will receive a summary of your child’s results and a Health Support Pack. This pack contains top tips on how you can support your child to manage their condition better, and community resources you may find useful. Your child’s summary will also be added to their health record, to support your child's health team to better understand your child.
The information you provide will not be used for any other purposes without your consent.
For more information about the Health Check or the Children & Young People's Health Partnership (CYPHP) who created it, please visit www.cyphp.org
Blackfriars Settlement is a registered charity based in London SE1 for over 130 years that work with the local people in London’s SE1 borough of Southwark and the wider community to create opportunities to make life better and to build inclusive community.
More information from blackfriars-settlement.org.uk
Millwall Community Trust
Millwall Community Trust, established in 1985, works to provide sporting, education, social and healthy lifestyle opportunities to the local community in Southwark, Lewisham and beyond.
Time & Talents
Time & Talents is a local charity based in Rotherhithe and Bermondsey dedicated to creating a place where everyone feels part of a community. We bring people together for mutual support, fun and friendship through a range of services and activities that address social isolation, increase mental & physical wellbeing, and reduce divisions across the community.