Health Information

Little Orange Book

The Little Orange Book is focused on acute illness in young children and helps parents and carers to recognise and then respond appropriately to a range of diseases, illness and conditions as well as signposting parents to the most appropriate service or clinician should they need further support.

You can obtain a copy of The Little Orange Book from the practice reception or download a copy here: Little Orange Book

Stop Smoking Service

Stopping smoking is probably the best thing you can do for your health, but it’s hard to do on your own. The Newcastle Stop Smoking Service is there to help.

Whether it’s for your health, for your kids, to save money, or something else, you’re more likely to succeed if you get support. The service can help with:

  • Expert one-on-one support to find the best way to stop smoking for you
  • Free or discounted stop smoking aids like nicotine patches, gum or Champix
  • Someone to encourage and cheer you on
  • Drop in clinics

Contact them through the website or

Phone: 0191 269 1103 or Email: newcastle.stopsmoking@cgl.org.uk

Mental Health

Qwell is an app available for all platforms that provides you with a safe and confidential space to share experiences and gain support from the community and qualified professionals.

You can speak to others facing similar challenges or issues, get professional support and have access to personalised toolkits to help with your mental health. Visit the website to find out more