Canterbury Medical Centre
Canterbury nursing services
Nursing services provide free advice, care and support on all health matters.
- Call: 01227 823503
- Location: Banking Hall (next to Campus Security)
- Open 24 hours, seven days a week (term-time only).
Medway medical centres and services
You should register with a local doctor near to your accommodation in order to receive treatment under the National Health Service (NHS).
The two closest medical practices to campus and Liberty Quays are the Sunlight Surgery and St Mary's Island Surgery.
Telephone: 01634 283847
St Mary's Island Surgery
St Mary's Island
Telephone: 01634 890 712
For further information about services and opening times, see St Mary's Island Surgery website
If you are unable to register with a local doctor because the waiting list is closed, please contact Student Services. The nearest hospital with A&E services is Medway Maritime Hospital
Medway Maritime Hospital
Tel: 01634 830000
Please contact student services by email firstname.lastname@example.org . Alternatively, call 01634 88 8474.
You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it's not a life-threatening situation. NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Support with health costs
If you have to pay for prescriptions, sight tests or NHS dental treatment you may be eligible for help with the costs through the NHS Low Income Scheme.
To find out if you are eligible, you need to fill in a HC1 form.