Keats House Health Centre,
Bush Fair, Harlow,
Essex, CM18 6LY

Local Care, Support and Patient Leaflets

Your Health Resources

In addition to the resources shown below please see our Health Organisations section for additional, regularly updated, local and national resources.

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School Nurse Confidential Advice and Support

If you are 11 to 19 Years old, Text your School Nurse for confidential advice and support!

School Nurse Text Messaging Advice Service

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Self Management of Your Condition

Control your condition. Don't let it control you

A FREE course for patients with a long term health condition

  • Do you want to manage your condition better?
  • Do you want to improve your health and wellbeing?
  • Do you want to feel more con dent and in control of your health condition?

Self Management of Your Condition leaflet.

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My Weight Matters

Are You Struggling to Manage Your Weight?

My Weight Matters is now available to Essex residents 12 week programme

Local sessions available: Call 0800 022 4524 (Option 3) to book your place.

My Weight Matters Leaflet.

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Care Navigation Service

Patients over the age of 16 years can now access a care navigation service.

This free service is delivered in partnership by Community Agents Essex, Age UK Essex and the Provide Essex Lifestyle Service. If you are struggling with a non clinical issue and it is impacting on your health and wellbeing. You can self refer to the service telephone 0300 303 9988 Monday to Friday.

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Law on Driving Having Taken Certain Drugs

The law on driving after taking certain drugs (including  some  medicines). This law states that it is an offence to drive with certain drugs above specified levels in the body, whether your driving is impaired or not.

Leaflet about the law on driving after taking certain drugs.

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GP Direct Access Radiology Services in West Essex


8am to 9am and 2pm to 8pm Monday to Friday

9am to 5pm Saturday to Sunday

Usually x-ray patients that turn up outside of these times but advise them it may be a lengthy wait as we have our inpatient service running.


8am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday


8.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday 

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Local Contact Numbers


Health Visitors

01279 698685

District Nurses

01279 698685

Princess Alexandra Hospital

01279 444455

Herts & Essex Hospital

01279 444455

Social Services

01279 434641

Non Emergency Patient Transport

0300 123 2295

West Essex Clinical CommissioningGroup (WECCG)

01992 566140


Citizens Advice Bureau

01279 424400


01279 438716

Caring for Harlow Carers

01279 308314

Victim Support

01279 641074

Essex Police

01279 641212

Community Health Council

01279 443875