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Health and Wellbeing


Are you or someone you know going through a mental health crisis?

Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Crisis Helpline: 0808 196 4501

Samaritans: 166 123

Text 'Shout' to 85258

Papyrus (Under 35s): 0800 068 4141

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NHS Low Income Scheme

The NHS Low Income Scheme will help cover the costs of things like:

  • NHS prescription charges

  • NHS dental treatment charges

  • The cost of sight tests, glasses and contact lenses

  • The cost of travelling to receive NHS treatment

  • NHS wigs and fabric support

You can apply online if you do not have capital or savings over £6,000 and are:

  • a pensioner

  • earning a wage

  • receiving state benefits

  • living in a care home


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