Children’s Centres (Right Start)
Your local children’s centre offers children under five and their families quality childcare, fun activity sessions, and the chance to meet new friends.
Children’s Community Nursing Services
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Children’s Community Therapy Services
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Domestic violence and abuse
For emergency help or advice.
Independent Domestic Violence Advisory Service
0161 770 1572
End The Far
0808 200 0247 (24 hours)
In an emergency call 999.
Community Children's Nutrition and Dietetic Service
Assesses children aged 0-18 including those who are tube fed,
with faltering growth, with food allergies
and those with obesity issues.
0161 621 3511
Children's Speech and Language Therapy
For children and young people with speech,
language and communication difficulties
and/or swallowing problems.
0161 621 3666
Family planning and sexual health services
Free and confidential sexual health services in Oldham including information and advice on all types of contraception and STI testing and treatment.
0300 303 8565
To make sure your views on local health and social care services are heard,
0161 622 5700
Healthy Young Minds Oldham
Offers specialist services to children and young people up to age 18 who are experiencing mental health and emotional wellbeing difficulties, and provides support to their families/carers.
0161 770 7777 (option 1)
For phone numbers, see Children’s Centres
Infant feeding office
For help and support with breastfeeding provided by Home Start
0161 344 0669
Oldham Citizens Advice Bureau
Free, confidential advice.
1-2 Ascroft Court, Peter Street, Oldham, OL1 1HP
0300 330 9073
Oldham’s Family Information Service
Provides help, advice and support for parents/carers of children 0-19 years old.
Oldham Local Offer
Provides information on what is available in Oldham for children and young people and their families with special educational needs and/or a disability (SEND).
If you are worried a child or young person is being, or is at risk of being abused or neglected, contact the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub on 0161 770 7777 and ask to speak to the Duty Officer, or e-mail email@example.com
If a child is in immediate danger of being harmed or is home alone, call 999.
Out-of-hours GP services
at evenings and wekends,call your GP practice as usual and you will be put through to the out of hours service.
0161 470 4303
Treats minor illnesses and injuries that do not need a visit to A&E. Open 8am-8pm every day.
Ground Floor, Integrated Care Centre (ICC), New Radcliffe Street, Oldham, OL1 1NL.
0161 785 7520
Accident and Emergency
Should only be used in a critical or life-threatening situation.
The Royal Oldham Hospital,
Rochdale Road, Oldham, OL1 2JH.