Local Health Services

Agewell

Service: Support to older people; Befriending; Falls prevention
Referral: Self-referral, GPs, Health professionals, Friend, Family or Neighbour
Tel: 0121 796 9333
Fax: 0121 217 0025
Email: info@agewelluk.org.uk

Atlantic Recovery Centre – Dudley

Service: Substance misuse
Referral: Self-refer GP and Health Professional. Must live in Dudley Borough
Address: Atlantic House, Dudley Road, Dudley DY9 8EL
Tel: 01384 426 120
Fax: 01384 895 130
Hours: Mon and Wed 9am–8pm; Tues and Thurs 9am–5pm; Fri 9am-4pm

Continence Service

Referral: GP referral. Patient/Carers can telephone for an informal chat.
Tel: 0121 612 1599
Tel (Home Delivery): 0121 612 3061
Fax: 0121 612 3129
Home delivery service: Patient must have had a full assessment by a Nurse/District Nurse

Sandwell Health Visitors - Contact Centres

Whiteheath Health Centre – 0121 612 2723
Mace Street Clinic – 01384 361 004
Oldbury Health Centre – 0121 612 2667
Victoria Health Centre – 0121 612 3056
Friar Park Childrens Centre – 0121 505 4401
Hately Heath Childrens Centre – 0121 612 3373
Neptune Health Centre – 0121 612 1881

IRIS Sandwell

IRIS Sandwell
Service: Drugs / alcohol recovery programmes. Drop in clinic Mon – Fri 9am to 4pm
Referral: Self-referral, GP or Health Professional. Anyone aged 18, lives in the Sandwell Borough or a family member of a user who needs support.
Address: Alberta Building, 128b Oldbury Road, Smethwick B66 1JE
Tel: 0121 553 1333 (Mon–Fri 9am to 5pm)
Fax: 0121 358 9630

Maternity Dept - Russells Hall Hospital

Main number – 01384 456 111
Triage – 01384 456 111 ext 3053
Delivery Suite – 01384 244 357
Maternity ward – 01384 456 111 ext 3749

Sandwell Mental Health

Service Users with care plans telephone: 0121 543 4100
Service Users without a care plan contact GP
Referral: GPs and Health Professionals. For referrals contact GP, Out of hours doctors or attend Sandwell Hospital emergency department.

Community Midwives - Maternity contact numbers

Community midwives – 0121 507 3774
Antenatal appointment hub – 0121 507 4388
Main City Hospital number – 0121 554 3801
If in labour – 0121 507 4181

Sandwell Council Mobility

Service: Aids, Equipment, Adaptions and Alarms
Referral: Patient, Carer, Relative
Tel: 0121 569 2266
Fax: 0121 569 5789
Email: sandwell_enquiry@sandwell.gov.uk

Shop Mobility

Service: Wheelchair / Scooters
Referral: Anyone with limited mobility
Cost: Various
Address: Unit 1A, New Square, West Bromwich, B70 7PP
Tel: 0121 553 1931
Email: TABS_MOBILITY@sandwell.gov.uk

Physiotherapy

Service: Posture, Walking problems, Arthritic pain, Bad back, Joint pain
Referral: Self-referral
Tel: 0121 507 2664 opt 3

Ring and Ride

Service: Anyone who is suffering from temporary injury (such as broken leg, sprain, sports injury or recovering from operation). Young or elderly people who find it difficult to use public transport.
Referral: Self-referral
Cost: See website
Register Online: www.ringandride.org
Register by telephone: 0330 053 8136
Operates: 8am– 10:30pm Mon–Sat; 8:30am-3:30pm Sun

Sexual Health - The Dartmouth Clinic

Service: Testing & treatment for sexually transmitted infections; Emergency Contraception; Contraception (condoms, femidoms, also non latex); Advice on sexual health; Assessment / treatment of skin problems in the genital area
Referral: Patient
Address: The Dartmouth Clinic, Sandwell General Hospital, Lyndon, West Bromwich B71 4HJ
Tel: 0121 507 3094 (Appointments/General Enquiries)
Walk-in clinic – Mon 1:30pm to 3:30pm; Tue, Wed, Thurs 1pm to 3:30pm

Sandwell Wellbeing Hub

Service: Group and individual talking therapies to help improve emotional health and wellbeing, build confidence or learn how to cope with stress
Referral: Service is for anyone living in Sandwell or registered with a Sandwell GP (this is not for a crisis or emergency)
Tel: 0303 033 9903

Birmingham Womens Hospital

Main number – 0121 472 1377
Antenatal Clinic Reception – 0121 627 2650
Triage – 0121 472 3032
Delivery Suite reception – 0121 627 2665