If you are injured or feeling unwell outside your GP or dentist's usual opening hours, you can still access help and support in Medway.
For expert, confidential health advice and information, 24 hours a day every day, you can call the NHS Direct helpline on 0845 4647 or visit www.nhs.uk
For urgent or emergency NHS dental treatment Monday to Friday outside of normal hours or at weekends or Bank Holidays please contact DentaLine.
Telephone: 01634 890 300
Hours: 6pm to 10:55pm evenings and 8.30am to 1.25pm, Saturday and Sunday mornings.
If you need to see a GP (doctor) when your own practice is closed or you are unable to get an appointment.
Telephone: 01634 891855
Hours: Monday to Friday 6.30pm to 8am, or at weekends or bank holidays.
If you need to see a GP or nurse without an appointment.
Telephone: 01634 575232
Hours: 8am to 8pm, seven days a week, 365 days a year.
Minor injuries can be treated at the Minor Injuries Units in Sheppey and Sittingbourne, both open between 9am and 9pm, 365 days a year.
They are at
Sheppey Community Hospital
Plover Road, Minster-on-Sea
Telephone: 01795 879104)
Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Telephone: 01795 418300
The following pharmacies are open late in the evening and/or at weekends.
Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre
The Balmoral Gardens Healthy Living Centre
Aster Drive, St Mary’s Island
387 Maidstone Road
59-61 City Way