This page contains information about support groups which may benefit patients. Please note, Granta Medical Practices are not recommending these, but just providing the information should they be of interest.

Families with children with autism

If you have an autistic child and would like to meet other parents in the same situation, please email j.bertram@nhs.net and we can put you in touch.

ICUsteps

A group for anyone who has experienced Intensive Care more>>

Mental Health

Cambridge & Peterborough Adult Mental Health and Children & Young People's Mental Health www.keep-your-head.com

Hertfordshire Community services

Hertfordshire County Council offer free parenting programmes, many of which address specific concerns identified by parents. www.hertsdirect.org/parentingsupport

Families in Focus

Offer free and specific training for parents of children with additional needs www.familiesinfocus.co.uk

YoungMinds

Offers a free confidential online and telephone support service for parents/carers worried about their child's mental health and emotional wellbeing. Tel: 0808 802 5544 (Monday-Friday 9.30 am - 4 pm)    Email     Website

Families Feeling Safe Ltd

(Formerly Action for Children, Hertfordshire Protective Behaviours project.)

Provide Families Feeling Safe programmes across Hertfordshire and provide Protective Behaviours services to children aged 0-19 years and their families working in partnership with schools and children's centres. Website    Tel: 01438 728653.

Family Lives

A national family support charity providing help and support in all aspects of family life. They offer telephone support 24 hours a day, seven days a week    Website

MindEd

Offers free online education to help parents, carers and professionals to identify and understand children and young people with mental health issues    Website

Sawston Medical Centre
London Road
Sawston
Cambridge CB22 3HU

Appointments:
0300 234 5555
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Linton Health Centre
Coles Lane
Linton
Cambridge CB21 4JS

Appointments:
0300 234 5555
option 3

Barley Surgery
High Street, Barley
Royston
Hertfordshire SG8 8HY

Appointments:
0300 234 5555
option 4

Market Hill Surgery
Market Hill
Royston
Hertfordshire SG8 9JN

Appointments:
0300 234 5555
option 5

Shelford Medical Practice
Ashen Green
Great Shelford
Cambridge CB22 5FY

Appointments:
0300 234 5555
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