Health Charities

Macmillan Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support
One in three of us will get cancer and it’s the toughest thing most of us will ever face. If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, or a loved one has, you’ll want a team of people in your corner supporting you every step of the way. Macmillan provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care.

Marie Curie Cancer Care

Marie Curie Cancer Care is a UK charity dedicated to the care of people with terminal cancer and other illnesses. Over the financial year 2010/11, we reached a total of 31,799 patients

Youth Health Talk

Youthhealthtalk enables young people, their family and friends, and professionals such as doctors and teachers to understand young people's experiences of health, illness and life in general. The website feature real-life accounts of issues such as effect on work and education, social life and relationships, consulting health professionals and treatment.


Bank Holiday All Day closures 

August Bank Holiday   Monday 31st August 2020

Christmas Day:            Friday 25th December 2020

Boxing Day:                 Monday 28th December 2020

New Years Day:           Friday 1st January 2021

Easter Friday:              2nd April 2021

Easter Monday:            5th April 2021

When We Are Closed

Out-of-hours care is provided by the PELC (Partnership of East London Co-operatives) and covers both surgeries on Wednesday and Thursday 13:00pm - 08:00am.

Call the surgery number and you will be diverted to the out of hours service.

Heaton Avenue Surgery will remain closed on Wednesdays from 1.00pm.

NHS Direct - 111

In the case of urgent need when the surgery is closed you can call NHS Direct on 111 to speak to a triage nurse. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.

Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.

Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.


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