NHS Direct provides health advice or information for anyone who needs it, 24 hours a day, by telephone, digital TV or online. If you're feeling ill now, call NHS Direct on 0845 4647.
When you phone NHS Direct, a nurse will give you confidential advice and information. You can ring for advice if you're feeling ill and you're not sure what to do, or for health information on particular conditions such as diabetes and allergies.
NHS Direct can also tell you where to find your nearest doctor, pharmacist, dentist, support group and other health services.
You can phone NHS Direct on 0845 4647, at any time of day or night. If English is not your first language, you can use a confidential translation service.
A textphone service is also available for people who have difficulties with their hearing or speech on 0845 606 4647.
You can also visit the NHS Direct website by clicking on the image below.