Care & Support

Click on the pages below to find out further information and advice on your health and wellbeing.

Kooth – mental health support for young people

Kooth – The UK’s leading mental health & wellbeing platform for children and young people Kooth is a transformational digital mental health support service. It gives children and young people ... [continue] Kooth – mental health support for young people

Useful numbers

Leigh walk-in centre: 01942 483 453 Leigh infirmary: 01942 244000 Wigan infirmary: 01942 244000 Social Services: 01942 828777 Citizens Advice Bureau: 01942 264459 Registrar for births and deaths: 01942 705025 ... [continue] Useful numbers

Useful websites

Please note that Lilford & Pennington Park Surgery is not responsible for the content of any of these sites nor do we endorse them. GENERAL BBC Health  Patient UK ARTHRITIS ... [continue] Useful websites

Wigan Borough Domestic Abuse Service

Wigan Borough Domestic Abuse Service provides the following services: Helpline Drop-ins Advice & Support Counselling Recovery toolkit Freedom programme Family support PLEASE CALL 01942 311365 Calls are Local, Free and ... [continue] Wigan Borough Domestic Abuse Service

Find NHS services near you

Are you in need of a local dentist, optician, or a pharmacy? Find an NHS service easily by entering your postcode.

Find your NHS number

Your NHS number is a 10 digit number, like 485 777 3456. It is on any letter you receive from the NHS. You do not need to know your NHS ... [continue] Find your NHS number


NHS App is a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone, tablet or computer. You can use the NHS app to: Order repeat ... [continue] NHS App

NHS Health A to Z

Look up information about different conditions and treatments using the NHS Health A-Z.

NHS Live Well

Please use the NHS links for information and advice on healthy living.

Health & Care Video Library

There are lots of information and advice videos in the Health and Care Video library funded by the NHS. The videos are reviewed regularly by NHS clinicians to ensure they ... [continue] Health & Care Video Library

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?


Are you looking after or providing support for a relative friend or neighbour? Are you being helped or supported by a relative friend or neighbour? Your GP needs to know ... [continue] Carers

Alcohol consumption questionnaire

Please answer the questions in the short questionnaire to enable us to assess your alcohol consumption rate and offer advice if necessary.

Date published: 15th March, 2021
Date last updated: 15th March, 2021