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New online counselling service launches for Norfolk’s young people
05 May 2020

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has commissioned a new online counselling and emotional wellbeing support service to help young people through the coronavirus pandemic.

Called Kooth, the free website offers 11 to 25-year-olds across Norfolk and Waveney access to online counselling delivered by qualified counsellors 365 days a year, either on a drop-in basis or through bookable chat sessions. It also gives young people the chance to benefit from peer support and a wide range of self-help materials, as well as contribute to moderated forums.

Help is available if you need medical assistance this May Bank Holiday
05 May 2020

GPs are urging local people to seek assistance if they have any health concerns this May Bank Holiday.

Surgeries and pharmacies will be open on Friday, 8 May but opening times will vary so residents are advised to check individual practice and pharmacy websites and social media pages for specific arrangements.

Coronavirus testing for key workers in Norfolk and Waveney
05 May 2020

Coronavirus testing for key workers in Norfolk and Waveney Key workers (including NHS, care home staff, teachers etc) concerned that they have coronavirus (Covid-19) symptoms can get tested either using a dedicated local service or the national booking system.

The three local sites for key workers in Norfolk and Waveney are at:

NHS services ‘open’ for patients who need medical assistance
04 May 2020

The NHS in Norfolk and Waveney is reminding people that healthcare services are still here for you if you require medical assistance.

Chair of NHS Norfolk and Waveney Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), Dr Anoop Dhesi is stressing the importance of seeking medical care if you or your family need it.

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