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

RNID
Replacement tubes, batteries, hearing screening, otoscopy, signposting and advice.
Where: Council Office, 10 Melrose Road, West Mersea, CO5 8JD.
When: 1st Friday of the month from 12pm to 3pm
For more information or to book an appointment, please contact Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@RNID.org.uk
Website: rnid.org.uk  
Poster: 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 Carers Support
Are you an unpaid carer? Click on the link below for support.
Tel: 01255 474410
The 'Time 4 You' project is available to all carers (18+) who live in the Essex County Council area. There is an opportunity to obtain a grant to help achieve 'Time 4 You', click here for more details. 
Website: www.essexcarerssupport.org.uk

Essex Wellbeing Service
The Essex Wellbeing Service are looking for community volunteers to help with an array of tasks such as buddy support for shopping, dog walking, physical activity, IT issues. Keeping a garden accessible (grass cutting and weed control). Medicine collecting, posting mail, phone friend, safeguarding door step check, transport to hospital or GP.
If you wish to know more details: click here

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

North East Essex Crisis Cafe
Tel: 0300 330 9492
Leaflet: click here 

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 
Poster: click here 
Website: victimsupport get involved/volunteer 

 

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Contact Details

West Mersea Town Council
10 Melrose Road, West Mersea
Colchester, Essex, CO5 8JD

Email: info@westmersea.org
Telephone: 01206 382128

Office opening hours: Monday, Tuesday & Friday 9am to 12pm.

You can still contact us by telephone and email at other times.

 
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