Attached Services

District nurses

home_visitDistrict nurses work with the Practice in providing nursing care, advice and
support to patients too ill to attend the surgery.

Community Midwives

Tel: 01429 522270 9am-10am for bookings and enquiries.
They offer full maternity and post-natal care. The patient will be visited at home as and when necessary during pregnancy and the post-natal period.

Anti-natal clinics are held at your local Sure Start Centre

Sure Start Childrens Centres contact numbers

  • Black hall (0191) 5183135  
  • Haswell (0191) 5261581
  • Horden (0191) 5865055  
  • Shotton (0191) 5265256
  • Peterlee (0191) 5181584 
  • Thornley (01429) 823156
  • Wheatley Hill (01429) 824411  
  • Wingate (01429) 837635

Health Visitor

The Health Visitor works in close liaison with the Practice, concentrating on families with children under 5 years of age, especially new babies. 

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