Where to get help for your symptoms, if you’re not sure what to do
How to find general health information and advice
Where to get an emergency supply of your prescribed medicine
How to get a repeat prescription
If you are calling about a mental health concern
Call Mersey Care NHS on freephone 0800 145 6570
A trained and experienced team is on hand ready to listen and offer urgent mental health support, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
You can also text the word HEAL to 85258.
This is a free, confidential 24/7 text message support service which is available for anyone who is feeling overwhelmed or is struggling to cope.
For children and young people, call the Alder Hey Crisis Care on freephone 0808 196 3550 or text the word GREEN to 85258 .
The GMB union, Unite and Unison have confirmed their members will take part in strike action on Wednesday, 21 December 2022. GMB members will also strike on Wednesday, 28 December 2022. This is in dispute with the government over pay.