Local health services

Whether you or a member of your family is living with a long term health condition, struggling to cope at home or simply need a listening ear – sometimes it’s difficult to know where to turn.

There is a wide range of support services available in the Dartford, Gravesham and Swanley areas, and this page will be updated regularly.


Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)

The Local Offer will improve choice, flexibility and transparency for families



Prescription Ordering Direct (POD)

NHS Prescription Ordering Direct (POD)

A new and convenient repeat medication order service is now available to patients registered at selected practices.



Other services:

Drug and alcohol support

Carers’ support

Domestic abuse support

Family Matters (child/adult sexual abuse support)

Hearing aid aftercare

Mental health



General advice and guidance is also available from Citizens Advice and NHS Choices.