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You can turn up to our Walk In Centres without an appointment.

However, if its an emergency or a serious injury, you should dial 999 or go straight to A&E.

We have Walk In Centres across Liverpool, Knowsley and South Sefton.

If you need same day urgent care, contact NHS 111 online or over the phone, it’s available 24 hours a day, seven days per week. They’ll know the best service for your treatment needs and can book you in to be seen at your local Walk In Centre.

You can also turn up to any of our Walk In Centres without an appointment. Select your nearest Walk In Centre from the drop down menus below for further information. However, if its an emergency or a serious injury, you should dial 999 or go straight to A&E.

A&E or 999 is for life threatening situations and emergencies, such as loss of consciousness, a sudden confused state, chest pain, breathing difficulties, fits that are not stopping and sever bleeding. 

For any medical or mental health emergencies, you should call 999 or visit A&E. This is when someone is seriously ill or injured and their life is at risk. Visit when to call 999 for further information and emergency examples.

NHS 111 can help if you need urgent medical help or you’re not sure what to do. Its available online or over the phone 24 hours a day, seven days per week.

If you are worried about someone with mental health problems, go to our Urgent help page.

Our Walk In Centres are run by a team of highly skilled multidisciplinary staff, who can provide consultations, advice and treatment for minor injuries and illnesses in both children and adults.

In order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and keep our staff, patients and visitors safe, there will still be a requirement in our buildings to wear a mask and maintain a safe distance.

If you have any COVID-19 symptoms, please self-isolate and contact NHS 111. Information on testing is available here: www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test

Our Walk In Centres:

All Knowsley Walk-In Centres are open Monday to Saturday 8am to 8.30pm and on Sundays and Bank Holidays they are open 10am to 8.30pm.

To access this service in Knowsley, you can walk in without an appointment. If you call NHS 111 they will direct you to your nearest Walk-In Centre.

Our Knowsley Walk-In Centres

Our Walk-In Centres are run by a team of highly skilled multidisciplinary staff, who can provide consultations, advice and treatment for minor injuries and illnesses in both children and adults.


In order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and keep our staff, patients and visitors safe, there will still be a requirement in our buildings to wear a mask and maintain a safe distance.

If you have any COVID-19 symptoms, please self-isolate and contact NHS 111. Information on testing is available here: www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test

 

Liverpool Walk In Centres are open 8am to 8pm seven days per week. Make an appointment via 111.nhs.uk or call 111. Alternatively, you can Simply walk in without an appointment.

Our Liverpool Walk-In Centres

Our Walk In Centres are run by a team of highly skilled multidisciplinary staff, who can provide consultations, advice and treatment for minor injuries and illnesses in both children and adults.


In order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and keep our staff, patients and visitors safe, there will still be a requirement in our buildings to wear a mask and maintain a safe distance.

If you have any COVID-19 symptoms, please self-isolate and contact NHS 111. Information on testing is available here: www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test

Litherland Walk In Centre is open 8am to 8pm seven days per week. Make an appointment via 111.nhs.uk or call 111. You can also walk in without an appointment.

Our South Sefton Walk-In Centre

Our Walk In Centres are run by a team of highly skilled multidisciplinary staff, who can provide consultations, advice and treatment for minor injuries and illnesses in both children and adults.


In order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and keep our staff, patients and visitors safe, there will still be a requirement in our buildings to wear a mask and maintain a safe distance.

If patients have any COVID-19 symptoms, the advice is still for them to self-isolate, and contact NHS 111. Information on testing is available here: https://www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test

What our Walk In Centres do

Our Walk In Centre are run by a team of highly skilled multidisciplinary staff, who can provide consultations, advice and treatment for minor injuries and illnesses in both children and adults.

These include:

  • Infections and rashes (N.B. if measles is suspected, you are advised to stay at home and phone your GP or NHS 111 for advice)
  • Coughs and flu-like symptoms
  • Ear ache and sore throats
  • Cuts and bruises
  • Minor burns and strains 
  • Emergency contraception and advice 
  • Insect and animal bites
  • Stomach aches and upsets
  • Urine infections
  • Minor new eye problems.

Please consider visiting a Walk In Centre before attending accident and emergency (A&E) with a minor injury or illness. A&E departments are for serious and life threatening injuries only.

Is the Walk In Centre the best option?

If you're not sure if a Walk In Centre is the best option for you, you can contact NHS 111 for advice. NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day; 365 days a year for any medical help which is needed fast, but is not a 999 emergency. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.

You should still dial 999 as normal in a medical emergency.

Mersey Care has introduced a new Student Health Line to give access to anyone studying on Merseyside who has physical, sexual and mental health concerns that requires same day urgent care.

The line will be staffed by our clinicians and is available to all students across Merseyside, who need to call 0151 295 9900, seven days a week between 8.00am until 8.00pm.

Where necessary, the clinician can signpost to an appropriate service or arrange video consultations and face-to-face appointments at a nearby Walk In Centre.

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We encourage everyone to make sure they choose the right NHS service to get the right treatment. Below is a list of options available depending on your medical need:

  • Self-care - This is the best choice to treat minor illnesses and injuries. A large range of common illnesses and injuries can be treated at home or simply with over-the-counter medicines and plenty of rest.
  • NHS 111 - If you’re not sure what to do and need medical advice fast, call 111 for free! There is also the online version at www.111.nhs.uk
  • Pharmacists (chemists) - Are a great source of health care advice and information. They are experts in medicines and will help you decide if you need to see a doctor.
  • GPs - Can help if you have an illness or injury that won't go away and any long standing condition. Other examples may include vomiting, ear pain, stomach ache and back ache.
  • A&E or 999 - Is for life threatening situations and emergencies, such as choking, chest pain, sever difficulty breathing, blacking out and blood loss.