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  • flu fighter bugFlu can be serious.  

    Prevent flu - get the flu jab. Free from the NHS if you're eligible, otherwise you can buy a jab from your local pharmacy

    Self care - most people can self care with everyday medicines, hot fluids and rest.  

    Don't spread flu - wash hands, dispose of tissues hygienically.      Do not visit hospitals or other public areas with flu.

    NHS Choices has more advice on flu
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  • 111When it’s not an emergency, you can call 111 free. 
    NHS 111 is much more than a helpline. NHS 111 is staffed by fully trained advisors who can assess if you need if a doctor or an ambulance. 
    NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure that you get the right care, from the right person, in the right place, at the right time.
  • Norwich walk in leaflet 2015.16The Norwich NHS walk-in centre is here for you - 7am-9pm every day. It's great if you need some urgent medical help and you can't see your own GP.

    The walk-in centre is in Rouen Road - opposite the EDP building and across the road from The Mall . Telephone 01603 677500.

    Click on the image to download a leaflet.
  • There are several hot and cold food services available in Norwich. Most are free but some ask for a small contribution.

    Here is the list.
  • Have you used maternity services in Norfolk and Waveney recently? Do you know someone who has? We are interested in your feedback.

    The Norfolk and Waveney STP is a partnership of agencies, including the NHS, that are working together to make sure the best services possible are available for local people when they need them.
    We are interested in hearing about your recent experiences of using local ante-natal and maternity services. Please would you help us by taking part in this survey.


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NHS Norwich CCG is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults.

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Healthy Norwich innovation grants up for grabs

Healthy Norwich logoCan your community group come up with a really innovative way to help people in the Norwich area lead healthier and happier lives?

Because you can now apply for thousands of pounds of funding from Healthy Norwich, the campaign run by the NHS and local councils to improve lifestyles and promote good health.

The money will fund small projects that encourage and support local people to lead healthier lives. For example to prevent people from smoking, to support their mental wellbeing or help people maintain a healthy weight.

£40,000 is being offered in grants by NHS Norwich Clinical Commissioning Group, one of the partners in Healthy Norwich, in association with Norfolk Community Foundation. If there are enough really good ideas, it will consider making more money available. Each grant will be for a maximum of £5,000 but time is running out, applications need to be in by 5pm on 13th April, 2017.

You can apply online at http://www.norfolkfoundation.com/funds/health-wellbeing-innovation-grants-2016-2018/.


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