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National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247

ICON: Babies cry: You can cope.

Save Lives: Specific resources for domestic abuse and COVID. 

MEDICATION - Please do not order medication early, this will be rejected.  If you order an inhaler but have not had one in the last 12 months, you will be required a review by the Practice nurse this may be a video/telephone consultation or be asked to attend for a face to face appointment.

 please click on the link for information regarding breast screening  Breast Screening Information

ShareforYou supports organisations involved in your care in the Bury, Oldham, Heywood Middleton and Rochdale areas by giving professionals involved in your care access to the information they need to provide you with the best care possible.

Only professionals directly involved in your care will be able to see your personal information through ShareforYou. We will only access your ShareforYou record so that we can provide health and social care services to you.

You can opt out at any time if you prefer that we don’t share your care record to other health and social care services.

What is the Share for You Programme and what are the benefits of this programme?
The Share for You programme is now in its second phase and aims to help join up Health and Social Care Services we provide to you.

We aim to do this by securely sharing some of your personal data so that we can at an earlier stage plan more effectively a coordinated package of Health and Social Care services which meets your needs.

Next PPG meeting - Unfortunately the PPG meetings have currently being placed on hold, there are no further PPG meetings taking place until further notice. we will ensure that the website is updated once a date to commence the meetings has been agreed.

RUclear is run by the NHS, FREE and offers confidential postal tests for people aged 16 to 24 years, for chlamydia and gonorrhoea. Find out more on our Sexual Health Service page

The Named GP for all patients at The Village Medical Centre is Dr Z Alam

You can now book GP appiontments online as at reception for more details

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