Useful Links



Local Websites Blind Association
Wayfinders Dorset

Local Information
Poole Family Information
Poole Housing Partnership

All topics Health Information resources,
FAQs and contact numbers

Alcohol and support on drinking

Anxiety and depression
Self help for depression/anxiety/GAD/panic and relaxation

Guides to using your Asthma inhalers

Benefits Advice


Changes to Council Tax Benefits Scheme

Bereavement Advice and advice on what to do if someone dies.


download our information leaflet
Advice on absolute benefits and risks of breast, cervical, bowel and prostate screening

Information leaflet on spotting the early signs of cancer in men and women (PDF file - may take a little time to download.)


Contact a Family
All relevant information for carers

Charity for carers and those who need care.
Tel: 0300 111 3303

For families with disabled children

Coeliac for patients with coeliac disease

Diabetes people with diabetes, funding research, campaigning and helping people live with the condition.

Dorset Advocacy


dorsetmacmillanadvocacy.orgDorset Advocacy is a free service to patients suffering from cancer to offer one-to-one support, help and advice.

Elderly Care Advice


myageingparent.comProvides all the information needed in one place to help those caring for older parents, friends and relatives. It covers a wide breadth of subjects from keeping parents fit and healthy, using technology, legal financial issues, care accommodation, funding and much more.

IBS help for IBS

Infectious diseases and information on infectious diseases and hazards



migrainetrust.orgPatient information on migraine including absolute risks of migraine with COC

Minor Illness should I worry (download link) Information and advice for a variety of common symptoms, especially for assessing children

Osteo-arthritis and advice on Osteo-arthritis

Osteoporosis and support for Osteoporosis

Parkinson’s disease and support for Parkinson’s disease



Child protection historyEvery child and adult has a right to be kept safe and free from harm. As a practice we adhere to all government legislation and guidelines. Our staff are trained in safeguarding principles and how to spot the signs of abuse andr neglect so that we can prevent\assist where possible. We also work closely with other areas including social services, community teams and the police to ensure all information is shared about such cases.

Smoking and advice on how to quit

Summary Care Record (SCR)


nhscarerecords.nhs.ukFind out more on the Summary Care Record website

Support and Care


mylifemycare.comInformation and advice about care and support for adults living in Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole.

Wessex Healthier Together


what0-18.nhs.ukImproving the Health of Children and Young People.
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