Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust

01707 388000 Unit 1a, Howard Court, 14 Tewin Road , Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1BW

1.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 4 ratings for this trust


Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust (HCT) is a young dynamic and forward-thinking orgnaisation.

Our Trust is one of a new generation of community health service Trusts in the NHS. We are responsible for delivering a wide rand of community health services across Hertfordshire.  We serve the communitities of Broxbourne, Dacorum, West Herts, Hertsmere, North Herts, St Albans, Stevenage, Three Rivers and Welywn/Hatfield. We also provide children's specialist community servicesin West Essex.

Our Services are well established and we have built up a proud reputation for quality and excellence, thanks to the hard work and dedication of our staff.

Our Vision
To become a leading light in the provision of innovative programmes if care which maintain and improve the health and wellbeing of people of Hertfordshire and other areas served by the Trust.

Our core values

  • Care - We put patients at the heart of everything we do
  • Respect - We treat people with dignity and respect
  • Quality - We strive for excellence and effectiveness at all times
  • Confidence - We do what we say we will do
  • Improve - We will improve through continuous learning and innovation

Our Staff
The Trust employs over 3,000 staff and is one of the largest employers in the County.

Our staff include health visitors, nurses (general and specialist), doctors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, psychologists, ophthalmologists, audiologists, podiatrists and dietitians and a range of other health care professionals. 

We recognise the importance of the support of our staff in achieving our aims and objectives and enjoy good working relationships with staff groups and their representatives. A comprehensive workforce development plan is in place to underpin this approach.

Website: www.hct.nhs.uk

Departments and services

We provide a variety of services both for adults and children. To see our list of services, please visit http://www.hct.nhs.uk/our-services/.

Things you should know

Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust is one of only a select number of Trusts in the country which have been invited to seek Community Foundation Trust (CFT) status.

We welcome your interest and urge you to sign up as a member of the CFT by completing our membership form and sending to us.

Latest reviews of this trust

Podiatry Services - What Service

My mother has been trying to make a Podiatry appointment for the last 5 weeks and keeps being told to ring back Friday. She is 79 years...

20 March 2019

GP referred us back to orthopaedics as mum cannot walk

Have an appointment for this week. I am paving the way as I am sure this is not the correct place to take my mum. I am taking a days a...

24 June 2018

Feel very let down

Feel very let down by the Muscular Skeletal triage service. Referred by my GP for painful shoulder since January 18 causing restricted mo...

11 April 2018

Minor Surgical procedures over a 2 month Xmas period minimal

I've just been told by the member of staff booking appointments is podiatry that due to it being the Xmas period only emergency procedur...

8 November 2017

Last updated on 23 July 2018.

Information supplied by Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust