If you have concerns about your health, see your GP.

If you need help now, but it's not an emergency, go to NHS online at 111.nhs.uk or call 111.

In an emergency, call 999.

Find services near you

To find your nearest GP, pharmacy, dentist, accident and emergency service and others, go to the NHS website.


Review a health and social care service

You can help to improve local health and social care services by leaving a review on Healthwatch Essex.

Healthwatch Essex

Living with a health condition

The NHS website has information to help you:

Visit our partner Live Well for patient education videos on living with COPD, diabetes, dementia, heart failure, or back pain.

Wellbeing, Public Health and Communities business plan

This new Wellbeing, Public Health and Communities Business Plan (PDF, 1.83 MB) outlines a new way of working for the local public health team to meet growing health and wellbeing challenges and calls on wider public services, the voluntary and community sector and local businesses to contribute.

More information and advice

Visit your local council's hub for health and wellbeing at Live Well.

Visit the NHS website for advice, tips and tools to help you make the best choices about your health and wellbeing.