Anti-trafficking charities launch a new website aimed at keeping Ukrainian refugees safe and stopping exploitation

A coalition of anti-slavery and human rights groups has launched a new website for Ukrainian refugees in the UK, aimed at keeping them safe from trafficking and helping them adjust to their new home.   www.ukrainianswelcome.org is a “one-stop shop” of useful websites, helplines, and other information – anything from where to get basic travel and […]

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Assisted Conception Treatments: Patient Choice

With immediate effect, anyone registered with a North Central London general practice who needs a referral to a specialist fertility clinic can chose to receive their care from any NHS-commissioned service.    Your GP will make this referral and will be able to talk to you about the process. The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority website also […]

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General Practice Access Routes

There are three ways to get in touch with your GP practice It’s no secret that our surgeries have been busier than ever. And now it’s winter, you may require our services more often. That’s why we’re letting you know that there are now more ways to contact your GP practice team, whether it’s for you or someone you […]

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Changes to North Central London patient transport services

As part of our North Central London (NCL) COVID-19 response we have been following NHS England’s national guidance for the non-emergency patient transport service (NEPTS) to support patients who were identified as ‘clinically extremely vulnerable’, advised to follow shielding guidance and without access to a private car, to attend essential hospital appointments during periods of […]

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National Safeguarding Adults Week (15 – 21 November)

National Safeguarding Adults Week takes place this year from 15-21 November with a range of activities taking place across our boroughs and beyond. This year’s theme is ‘Creating Safer Cultures’. Each day of the campaign will focus on a different topic to facilitate conversations around the theme. They include: Emotional abuse and safeguarding mental health […]

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Tackling abuse: supporting general practice

GP practices across North Central London have face-to-face, video and telephone appointments to make sure you get the right care from the right person. Practices remain open and are grateful for your patience as they continue to deliver the largest vaccination programme in the history of the NHS whilst supporting patients. Staff are here to […]

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