Healthwatch Essex Information Service
With such a vast and complicated health and social care system, it's not always clear where you should go to find information.
If you would like to find out about health and care services where you live, call Healthwatch Essex Information Service on 0300 500 1895. It's your one-stop-shop for information about health and care services in your area.
For more details about the information service from Healthwatch Essex please go to: www.healthwatchessex.org.uk/info
If you have an individual complaint, there are other services which can help you, including:
If you need help in making a complaint and finding your way through the complaints process, Independent professional complaints advocacy is available, free of charge to the complainant.
If you are a resident of Basildon, Brentwood and Wickford, please contact HealthWatch Essex for further information, on 01376 572829.
An independent voice for the people of Essex
Healthwatch Essex works to understand the lived experiences of people who use health and social care services in the county and to make sure their voices are heard and responded to.
Healthwatch Essex produce regular online newsletters which you can subscribe to.
A representative from Healthwatch Essex attends our Patient and Community Reference Group.