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Out of Hours and Bank Holiday Service
Website - www.wales.nhs.uk/sitesplus/861/page/42145
Telephone - 0300 1235566
Info - The information on this website will help you to access the health services you need if you have an urgent problem when Cadwgan Surgery is closed or during a holiday period.
Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust
Website - www.was-tr.wales.nhs.uk/
Telephone - 01745 532900
Info - Provides information about the role of the ambulance service, both emergency and routine
Home Oxygen Service (Air Products)
Website - www.airproducts.com/medical/uk/homecare/homecare2.html
Telephone - 0800373580
Info - Home oxygen is no longer provided by a local chemist but by Air Products. This website provides information about Air Product's Home Oxygen Service. This includes downloadable patient packs
Carer's Outreach Service North Wales (Conwy)
Website - www.carers.org/local/wales/colwyn-bay/
Telephone - 01492 533714
Info - A carer is someone who, without payment, provides help and support to a friend, neighbour or relative who could not manage otherwise because of frailty, illness or disability. This website provides very useful information for those who consider themselves to be carers.
Betsi Cadwaladr University (BCU) Health Board
Website - www.wales.nhs.uk/sitesplus/861/
Telephone - 01248 682682
Info - A list of all the GP practices, dentists and pharmacies in Conwy can be found on this website by using the link to the former NHS North Wales organisations. Information about the services provided at its health care facilities by BCU Health Board can be found here.
Health in Wales
Website - www.wales.nhs.uk/
Info - Health in Wales is a sister site to NHS Direct Wales, a gateway to information and advice about your personal health.It provides useful resource of health-related information ranging from the length of hospital waiting lists in your area and the Welsh NHS Directory, to things such as Public Health issues and advice (including travel advice).
Website - www.patient.co.uk/
Info - This website provides useful printable leaflets for patients about medical conditions
Website - http://www.dvla.gov.uk/
Telephone - 08706 000301
Info - This website provided information on the medical rules for driving
Conwy Borough Council: Social Care and Housing
Website - www.conwy.gov.uk/sectionextra.asp?cat=4785&Language=1
Telephone - 01492 574065
Info - Contact telephone numbers and information about specific services provided by Social Care and Housing are provided on this website
Department for Work and Pensions
Website - www.dwp.gov.uk/
Info - This website provides a variety of resources such as the benefits patients are entitled to and downloadable claim forms
Aortic Aneurysm Screening
Website - www.wales.nhs.uk/sitesplus/888/page/51379
Info - This website contains useful information about the purpose of aortic aneurysm screening in Wales
Cervical Screening Wales
Website - www.screeningservices.org/csw
Info - This website contains useful information about the purpose of cervical smears and the cervical screening programme in Wales
Bowel Screening Wales
Website - www.wales.nhs.uk/sites3/home.cfm?orgid=747
Telephone - 0800 294 3370
Info - This website contains useful information about the purpose of screening for bowel cancer and how this programme is carried out in Wales
North Wales Cancer Network Patient Forum
Website - http://www.northwalescancerforum.co.uk/
Telephone - 01745 445168
Info - Thiswebsite is a valuable resource for cancer patients, family and friends whoare in need of additional information or support to live with and manage cancer
Mental Capacity Act 2005
Website - www.dca.gov.uk/menincap/legis.htm
Telephone - 020 7210 8500
Info - This Department of Constitutional Affairs website contains information relating to the Mantal Capacity Act 2005 and how it protects those lacking capacity e.g. Lasting Power of Attorney, Advanced Decisions.
Parable Talking Therapies Partnership
Website - http://www.parabl.org.uk
Telephone - 0300 7772257
Info - Individuals with mild to moderate mental health needs may refer themselves in confidence to this service for an assessment by telphoning the number above or visiting the website and completing the online referral form .
Independent Mental Capacity Advocate Service
Website - http://www.advocacyexperience.com/
Telephone - 01745- 354799
Info - This service provides an independent safeguard to support particular vulnerable people who lack capacity to make important decisions who have no-one to appropriately consult regarding certain decisions.
Website - www.immunisation.nhs.uk/
Info - This website provides the most comprehensive, up-to-date and accurate source of information on vaccines, disease and immunisation in the UK.
Betsi Cadwaladr Community Health Council
Website - http://www.wales.nhs.uk/sitesplus/900/home
Telephone - 01248 679284
Info - Betsi Cadwaladr Community Health Council (BCCHC) is an independent statutory organisation which represents the interests of patients and the public in the National Health Service in North Wales. It is an independent voice in the local NHS and the services it provides.
North Wales Cancer Network Patient Forum
Website - http://www.northwalescancerforum.co.uk
Info - This website provides a valuable resource for cancer patients, family and friends who are in need of additional information or support to live with and manage cancer.