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Protect your loved ones. Download the app here
The new NHS COVID-19 app, now available to download for free in England and Wales, is the fastest way to see if you're at risk from coronavirus. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect your loved ones and community.

The app has a number of tools to protect you, including contact tracing, local area alerts and venue check-in. It uses proven technology from Apple and Google, designed to protect every user’s privacy

Prescription Requests
Please Note: From 28th September 2020 you will have to order repeat medication directly via your GP practice, not via your pharmacy or medical equipment supplier.  
We are no longer accepting telephone requests for prescriptions.  Please use one of the available apps i.e. patient access, you can mail your request to the surgery remember to address it to Abbey Road Surgery.  We have a drop of box in the main entrance of the building, please use the intercom for access or you can email your request to mbccg.prescriptionsabbeyroadsurgery@nhs.net please dont forget to include your name, DOB & with all requests please nominate your chosen chemist for collection.

Patient Access
Patient Access connects you to local health services when you need them most. Book GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions and discover local health services for you or your family via your mobile or home computer.  Register for patient access HERE

GP and Nurse appointments are available at evenings, weekends, and Bank Holidays
These are available via Cumbria Health on Call.  To book an appointment, speak to your GP practice or call 03000 247 247.

Age UK RespectAbility Programme



Are you bored with looking at your own four walls?  Are you looking for someone to talk to and share activities with?

If you are over fifty and live in the Borough of Barrow-in-Furness Age UK Barrow and District may have the programme you are looking for.  The Lottery Funded RespectAbility programme offers opportunity for people to engage in a variety of ventures and activities in the company of others in a warm and welcoming environment.

All activities, including materials used are free to clients and individual assessments can be made it order to understand each clients needs.  RespectAbility is about providing positive choices to enhance peoples confidence and abilities as well as introducing them to new people and experiences.

Clients can engage in IT courses for complete beginners, how to use the internet, E-Bay, Skype etc.  Developing woodworking skills, craft sessions, walking groups, games, quizzes, reminiscence sessions and dining with others and many more options.

The programme is open to anyone who may be, for whatever reason, becoming a little more isolated than is good for them or who may have some other life limiting condition, however Age UK cannot meet personal care needs.

People can self-refer to Age UK at their Lakeland House Offices Abey Road Barrow Tel: 01229 831425 and leaflets describing the programme in more detail can be provided if requested.  Home visits can be arranged when required.

For Further information please visit the website HERE

AGEUK



 
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