Care Navigator Information

For care navigators and referrers looking to signpost patients to additional health and wellbeing services across Wakefield, simply click on the links below to access information and download patient information sheets.

This information is regularly reviewed and updated.

Age UK Wakefield District

Local advice, services and fun things to do for the over 50s.

Carers Wakefield and District

Caring for a friend or loved one? You don’t have to do it alone.

Children and Young People’s Health

Supporting the health and 
wellbeing of children & young people.

Live Well Wakefield (Social Prescribing)

Offering individual support to feel healthy and remain independent.

Adult and Children's Minor Illness Clinic

Help adults and children (over five years old) with minor illness symptoms.

Minor Eye Conditions Service (MECS)

MECS is for people who are experiencing acute eye problems.

Pharmacy First Service (Common Conditions)

Patients can simply walk into their local pharmacy and ask for some advice.

Pharmacy in General Practice

Pharmacists are now delivering medicines-related 
services.

NHS Community Pharmacist

Pharmacists are experts in medicines and can advise you on minor concerns.

Smokefree Wakefield Service

Free confidential advice and support to those people who wish to stop smoking.

Sexual Health Clinics (Wakefield/Barnsley)

Providing a variety of free, confidential sexual health services.

Adult Social Care Services

Social Care Direct provides adult social care services in Wakefield.

Turning Point Talking Therapies

Free Talking Therapy services to people aged 18 years or older.

Wakefield Connecting Care Directory

Here to help you find services and information in the Wakefield area.

Weight Management and Physical Activity

Wakefield Council run an exercise referral scheme called Get Active.

Marie Stopes UK Wakefield

The leading provider of sexual and reproductive health services in the UK.

Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit (EPAU)

Investigating problems women may have in the first 16 weeks of their pregnancy.

Accident and Emergency

An A&E department deals with genuine life-threatening emergencies.

Urgent Treatment Centre

Free Talking Therapy services to people aged 18 years or older.

Useful Local Telephone Numbers

Telephone numbers for local hospitals and community services.

NHS Health Checks (Social Prescribers)

The NHS Health Check is a free check-up for patient’s health.

King Street Walk-In Centre (Triage Nurses)

Same day support and can provide urgent care for acute conditions.