Northaw & Cuffley Parish Council

Primary Health Care

Health and Social Care

  • In a Life Threatening Emergency call 999
  • If you think you are having a heart attack or stroke ring 999 immediately
  • For urgent but not life threatening health advice call  NHS111


Local Hospitals

with 24 hour Accident and Emergency Departments

Lister Hospital

21 miles 30 minutes light traffic.
Address: Coreys Mill Lane, Stevenage SG1 4AB Telephone 01438 314 333

Barnet Hospital

9 miles, 23 minutes in light traffic.
Address: Well house Lane, Barnet EN5 3DT Telephone 0208216 4600

Queen Alexander Hospital

16 miles 28 minutes.   Save & Exit
Address: Hamstel Road CM20 1QX  Telephone 01279 444 455

Urgent Care Centres

New QE11

9 miles, 20 minutes
Address: Howlands Avenue AL7 4HQ

This centre is for minor illnesses that a GP could treat but are open 24 hours a day. They have access to X-rays from 8.00am to 11pm. They can assess and treat suspected fractures, muscle and joint injuries, cuts, burns, minor head and eye injuries. They can treat minor illnesses that can’t wait until your GP service opens

Surgery and Library

GP Surgeries

Cuffley Village Surgery

Address: Maynards place Cuffley EN6 4JA
Telephone: 01707 875201
Opening  hours 8-6.30 M,T,Th 8-2 W,F

Offer practice nurse, Coronary Heart disease clinic, well woman clinic, Phlebotomy, Diabetic Clinic, Asthma Clinic. GP’s also run Valley View Clinic, Goffs Oak so some services run from there. see service on website:

Highview Medical Centre

Address: The Elms ,High Street Potters Bar
Telephone: 01707 871980

Annandale Medical Centre

Address: The Elms, High Street, Potters Bar.
Telephone: 01707 644451


Pharmacies can give advice on medication for minor illnesses, skin conditions and give advice on your medication usage.

Salepick Ltd

Telephone: 01707 872427
Address: 28, Station Road Cuffley


Telephone: 01707 875083
Address: 692-694 Goffs Lane, Goffs Oak

Welfare Ltd.

Telephone: 01707 646376
Address: The Elms Medical Centre, High Street Potters Bar


Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust

Address: Head office Unit 1.a Howard Court, 14, Tewin Road, Welwyn garden City, AL7 1BW
Telephone: 01707 388000

Deliver health services at home or in Community Hospitals. Services include Physiotherapy, occupational therapy, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Respiratory services, Falls clinics, neurological rehabilitation, diabetes specialist services, specialist palliative care and many other services. Covers all of North and East Herts.

NHS (continued)

Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

Address: Head Office The Colonnades, Beaconfield Road, Hatfield. AL10 8YE.
Telephone 01707 253900
Urgent Mental health problem: 03007 770707
Urgent out of hours: 01438 843322.

This service offers Acute and Rehabilitation services, local mental health teams, Child and Adolescent Mental health services, Learning Disability services. Wellbeing service for mild to moderate mental health problems which you can self refer or ask your GP to refer.

Specialist services for Older people, eating disorders, mother and baby unit.

Other NHS related services

Home First


This service gives a rapid response helping people stay at home and independent rather than being admitted to hospital. It offers health and social care in Lower Lea Valley

Herts Help

Telephone: 03001234044
Hours: 8am-600pm Monday- Friday

If you need help with finding health, social care or voluntary services but don’t know where to go for it, this service will help you.

East and North Herts CCG

Address: Charter House, Parkway,Welwyn Garden City. AL8 6JL
Telephone: 01707 361251

Commissions health services for 580,000 people with a budget of £611million. There are 60 GP practices within the CCG. Within the CCG Northaw and Cuffley sit in the Lower Lee Valley area.


Dentists taking NHS and Private patients

Cuffley Dental Centre

Telephone: 01707 872236
Address: 4, Station Road, Cuffley

Village Dental Practice

Telephone: 01707874063
38, Station Road, Cuffley

Social Care

Hertfordshire County Council Social Care

Website: Hertfordshire.

Adult service including care and carers, day services and activities, transport for older people and those with a disability, mental health and dementia and disability equipment.

Children’s services:

This brings together a range of professionals including those from Education, Health and Social care.

Other Useful Links

Third sector helplines for health advice

Arthritis care:   0808 800 4050

Heart helpline:  0300 330  3311

Motor Neuron disease helpline:  0808 802 6262

Multiple Sclerosis helpline:   0808 800 8000

Parkinson’s UK helpline: 0808 800 0303

Stroke association helpline:  0303 3033 100

Samaritans 0845 790 9090

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