Local Social Services

Concerns re Children:

Rutland Council 01572 758407. Out of Hours Emergency Duty Team 0116 2551606 after 5pm, weekends and bank holidays.

The Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Safeguarding Childrens Procedures can be found here.

Concerns re Adults:

Rutland Council 01572 722577. Out of Hours Emergency Duty Team 0116 2551606 after 5pm, weekends and bank holidays.

If a child, young person or adult is in immediate danger please contact the police on 0116 222 2222 or 999 in an emergency.

The Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Safeguarding Adults Procedures can be found here.

Local Travel information

Getting to hospital – UHL

East Midlands Ambulance Service offer free transport service for patients with mobility problems. There are also a number of community schemes run by volunteers and charities, who may charge a small fee for the service.

VAR Community Transport

The VAR team operate an extensive transport scheme for frail, elderly, disabled and vulnerable people in Rutland who have difficulty in travelling independently.

Main Reception Office: 01572 722 622 (office open 9am-1pm) or email: [email protected]

Transport Office: 01572 724 705 (office open 9am-12pm) or email: [email protected]

Other Useful Contacts

Let’s Talk-Wellbeing

Need support with your mental health? Let’s Talk Wellbeing can help with common mental health difficulties such as feeling low, feeling anxious, phobias, depression, OCD, worry and stress

General Enquiries

For help, support or for any general enquiry about our services:

Phone: 0115 969 1300

This line is available 24 hours a day.

Local Sexual Health Clinics

Leicester Sexual Health

Midlands Partnership Foundation NHS Trust Providing Sexual Health Services in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. Services commissioned by Leicester City and Leicestershire and Rutland County Councils.

Call on:
0300 124 0102

Lines are open:
Monday to Friday: 9am – 6:30pm
Saturday: 11am – 3:30pm

iCaSH Peterborough

Integrated contraception and sexual health services across Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Peterborough, and Suffolk

Clinics are by appointment only – please call 0300 300 3030 to book one. Patients are advised to call before their journey (during the hours below) for the most up to date information. Telephone lines are open:

Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Sun and Bank Holidays
 9.00 – 19.30  9.00 – 19.30  9.00 – 19.30  9.00 – 19.30 Closed 10.15 – 12.30 Closed

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