Eastern Cheshire CCG has helped commission various services that patients can self-refer to without having to speak to a GP.
These services have been recognised as beneficial for the mental and physical well-being of patients in the East Cheshire Area. Please see the subpages for more info about each service.
Can any of these services in your area help?
Talking Therapies service
The Talking therapies service helps to support people with mild to moderate symptoms of stress, anxiety or depression. The service also helps people deal with underlying issues such as isolation and loneliness, money worries or relationship breakdown.
- Patients can self-refer to Talking Therapies services here
- The service can be contacted by telephone on 01625 469955
ESCAPE-pain exercise programme
ESCAPE-pain is a free, 6 week, rehabilitation programme, designed to reduce pain and disability for people with chronic joint pain or Osteoarthritis.
- Patients can self refer through the link here
- The service can be contacted by telephone on 01270 685589
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