Welcome to The Heron Practice
***New patients are welcome to register with us ***
If eligible, you will receive text messages inviting you to book appointments as the clinics open to the groups that relate to you. We understand this may cause anxiety while you wait and we will try to do our best whilst also trying to maintain the safety of our patients while delivering this service. If it is more convenient, you can also get vaccinated free at many pharmacies if you are in one of the eligible groups. More information here
Please do not visit the practice if you have symptoms. Please call 111 who will arrange an appointment with your GP if needed. For the latest guidance please click here.
****Covid recovery advice here****
We will need your up to date phone number. Please let us know here
You can also contact us for non urgent queries online here
This video about talking to your GP is from MIND the mental health charity
Stressed? Worried? Feeling down?
Talk Changes is a confidential NHS talking therapies service for adults registered with a City & Hackney GP. For more information and self-referral go to www.talkchanges.org.uk.
Help is available by telephone, video or online.
Derman (Turkish, Kurdish) T: 07956 495427 (Mon-Fri 9.00 – 13.00) W: www.derman.org.uk
Bikur Cholim (Haredi, Orthodox Jewish) E: firstname.lastname@example.org T: 020 8800 7575
Mind (African, Caribbean Heritage) www.iriemind.org
Making Every Contact Count (MECC)
What is MECC Link?
MECC Link is a simple but flexible Very Brief Intervention (VBI) and signposting tool that has been carefully designed to support an approach to positive behaviour change called 'Making Every Contact Count' (MECC).
No Recourse to Public Funds (NRPF) Grant
This grant is for individuals or families without recourse to benefits or public funds who have been impacted by Covid-19. For a referral form, email: Hackney.Grants@family-action.org.uk or ring 020 3846 6777.
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BETTER AT HOME
Better at Home provides members with free access to over 600 online classes, plus workouts of the week, nutrition and wellness information, and exclusive member benefits.
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Free exercise videos from the NHS
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