Please can you amend the settings of your e-mail system to add contact@hfdp.co.uk to the allowed list.

 

We are still in unprecedented times, if you need our help, RING the practice.  YES, it is busy, YES, you will likely be in a queue, YES, it is possible to leave a message.  The team answering the calls are working flat out, you may be in pain, you may have been waiting a long time, but please be kind to them they are here to help.

 

We are all fully COVID-19 SECURITY trained and the team have adapted our practice to allow safe provision of dentistry.

We are progressing with the 'transition to recovery' phase of the government standard operating procedure.

We have improved the patient management system over the course of the pandemic, many things can now be done online.  Unfortunately, most email systems will place our contact email into the junk or spam folder.
 

'NORMAL' DENTISTRY, will not resume until coronavirus has left the UK.  

The Government released protected PPE stocks for dental practices to purchase on Friday 5th June 2020.  We now have secure government supplied PPE stocks in practice.

WE ARE HERE TO HELP 

The phones are incredibly busy, if you have a problem even if it is not painful or urgent do please call, leaving a message if need be.

Contact 320775 if you have a dental problem, between 0900 - 1700, Monday to Friday, we will explain the options for treatment at the present time.

Do not call 111, during normal opening hours, this service is dealing with an enormous volume of calls.  

A&E are there for life-threatening emergencies which include:  swelling of the face and neck affecting breathing, swallowing & eye movement and serious facial trauma.

Check online at gov.uk and at nhs.uk for advice on your SYMPTOMS and the latest COVID-19 information DO NOT attend any dental practice, you must call 320775.

PLEASE check your JUNK folders for email, we will do our best to keep in touch via emails.

SAFEGUARDING INFORMATION

National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 https://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/


NSPCC helpline: 0808 800 5000 If you're worried about a child, even if you're unsure, contact NSPCC professional counsellors for help, advice and support.


Childline 0800 1111: Offers free, confidential advice and support for any child 18 years or under, whatever the worry.


MIND: Mental Health Support with specific advice on ‘Coronavirus and your wellbeing’. www.mind.org.uk


YoungMinds:  Supporting children and young people and their parents/carers with their mental health and wellbeing. Specific advice on managing self-isolation and anxiety about coronavirus. https://youngminds.org.uk


ICON: Babies cry: You can cope. http://iconcope.org/


SafeLives:  Specific resources for domestic abuse and COVID. http://safelives.org.uk/news-views/domesticabuse-and-covid-19


IRISi interventions: irisi.org/iris/find-your-local-iris-site/