Local health care
Find A GP on the NHS website and enter your postcode to search for the nearest doctor's surgery.
CHOC (Cumbria Health on Call Ltd) provide out of hours specialist services for patients with urgent medical problems that need a doctor after their own doctor's surgery has closed. They provide the service that CueDoc used to provide. For CHOC's out of hours service telephone: 111.
Find a dentist on the NHS website and enter your postcode to search for the nearest dental practice.
Find an optician on the NHS website and enter your postcode to search for the nearest optician.
Go to the NHS website for a health A to Z and medicines A to Z. Alternatively you can call 111 for non-urgent medical advice.
Hospitals in Eden:
Penrith Community Hospital
Bridge Lane, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 8HX
Telephone: 01768 245555
Alston (Ruth Lancaster James) Community Hospital
Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3QX
Telephone: 01434 381218
Hospitals in the surrounding districts:
Newtown Road, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 7HY
Telephone: 01228 523444
Keswick (Mary Hewetson Cottage) Community Hospital
Crosthwaite Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5PH
Telephone: 01768 245678
Westmorland General Hospital
Burton Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7RG
Telephone: 01539 732288
Hexham General Hospital
Corbridge Road, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 1QJ
Telephone: 0844 811 8111