Urgent and emergency care

Services the NHS provides if you need urgent or emergency medical help.

NHS 111

Find out about the NHS 111 telephone and online services

When to go to A&E

When to go to A&E, how to find your nearest A&E and what happens when you get there

When to visit an urgent care centre (walk-in centre or minor injury unit)

Read about urgent care centres, including when to use them and how to get medical help

When to call 999

When to call 999 and what happens when you do

NHS out-of-hours services

How to get help if your GP practice or dentist is closed