Out Of Hours and Emergency Contact Numbers
If you require medical assistance in an emergency call 999 from any telephone.
GP Out of Hours Service
If you require urgent medical assistance outside normal GP hours contact the GP Out of Hours Service. This is usually after 6pm Monday to Friday and all day Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays. Telephone 028 3839 9201. Click here for more information.
Minor Injuries Units
South Tyrone Hospital, Dungannon. Telephone 028 3833 4444. Open every day from 9am to 9pm Monday to Friday and 10am to 6pm Saturday to Sunday.
Emergency Departments (EDs)
There are Emergency Departments at:
Craigavon Area Hospital, 68 Lurgan Road, Portadown. Telephone 028 3861 2292 or 028 3833 4444.
Daisy Hill Hospital, Hospital Road, Newry. Telephone 028 3083 5000.
Children’s Social Work Services
The Gateway Service is the first point of contact for people who wish to share a concern about a young person who is not already known to social services. Telephone 028 3741 5285. In addition, there is also a freephone number 0800 783 7745 (free from landlines only).
Social Work Out of Hours Service
If you need social work assistance outside of office hours, telephone 028 9504 9999. Emergency Social Work out of hours are now provided by a new Regional Emergency Social Work Service.
Mental Health Service Emergencies
If you have an urgent concern about the mental health of yourself or someone you know, contact the Mental Health Single Point of Referral Service. During Office Hours, telephone 028 3741 2409. For out of hours, weekends and public holidays, telephone 028 3833 4444 or 028 3083 5000.
Lifeline Helpline counsellors are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to give you help and support, in confidence. Telephone 0808 808 8000.
Dental Pain Service
A Dental Pain Service is available to anyone who requires out of hours emergency dental care. It operates at the Emergency Department at Craigavon Area Hospital, 68 Lurgan Road, Portadown. The Clinic is open Monday-Sunday 7-9pm; plus Saturday-Sunday 10am-12noon. There are additional morning clinics on some bank holidays - check with the Emergency Department Reception. Telephone 028 3861 2292 or 028 3861 2006.