Health Advice

This page is to give advice and guidance to patients on how to manage their long-term conditions, how to deal with minor injury and illness that doesn't require treatment from a clinician and give patients advice on several topics.

Lockdown - Stay at home

For further government guidance, visit: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/national-lockdown-stay-at-home

If you have any queries or are in need of support, please contact: PH.Business@bristol.gov.uk

Mental Health

CAMHS mental health 24/7 response line

The CAMHS mental health 24/7 response line is now available as a dedicated telephone line for parents, children and young people living in BNSSG who may be worried about their own or another young person’s mental health. The telephone line offers out-of-hours care for children and young people in crisis 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

To access the service, please call 0800 953 1919.

Struggling with your mental health? FREE wellbeing workshops.

Age UK Bristol

Age UK Bristol’s Guide to Later Life – This is our guide on services and support available in the city and includes advice on social care support.

Bristol WalkFest

Bristol WalkFest – This is a brochure sharing walking routes and advice on getting started for people who aren’t very active.

Active at Home

Active at Home – This is a leaflet on how to remain active while staying at home.

NHS 111

111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally. 

Your needs will be assessed and you will be given advice about whether you need:

  • Treat yourself at home
  • Go to a Primary Care Centre

If you need face to face medical attention you may be asked to attend a Primary Care Centre.

Click here to access NHS 111 online or call 111 to speak to a staff member.