When the surgery is closed and you need medical advice you can contact:
111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you.
NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.
Anyone can use the walk-in service– there’s no need to be a registered patient with The Junction Health Centre. The walk-in service offers treatment, information and advice for a range of minor illnesses and injuries.
It’s open every day 8am-8pm, including bank holidays. Last patient seen at 7:30pm, however the list can occasionally close early due to high demand/emergencies.
South East London Doctors Co-operative (SELDOC) is committed to providing high quality out-of-hours primary care services to the population of Lambeth, Lewisham or Southwark.
The Service is avaliable 24hours a day, 365 days a year. You will be able to speak with a doctor and, if needed an appointment or a home visit will be arranged for you.
Pharmacists are experts in medicines and will use their clinical expertise, together with their practical knowledge to advise you on common problems such as coughs, colds and aches and pains.
Most of the Lambeth pharmacies operate Minor Ailment Scheme under which, you can consult the pharmacist without an appointment and they can prescribe and dispense any medication that is required for treatment. If you are usually exempt from prescription charges then you will get any medication you require free of charge. You will not be able to get any regular medication you are taking through this scheme.
Call 999 in a life-threatening medical emergency – when someone is seriously ill or injured and their life is at risk.