Here in Southend-on-Sea you will find a wide range of services to help look after your health and keep you fighting fit. Health clinics, support groups and counselling are all on offer.

Please note: if you are worried about your physical or mental health, or need help with a specific condition, please always talk to your GP in the first instance.

Medical Emergencies

In the event of an emergency please dial 112 or 999 or make your way to the nearest Accident and Emergency (A&E) Hospital. In Southend this is located at  Southend Hospital, Prittlewell Chase, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 0RY.


If you are feeling unwell and need a telephone health assessment, please call the NHS 111 service free of charge from any phone by dialling "1 1 1".

Special Educational Needs, Disabilities (SEND) and the Local Offer

If your child has an additional need or a disability you may be interested in viewing the Local Offer for Southend. 

 View the SEND Local Offer  - click here

Find Services

Find services listed in our Livewell Southend directory using the 'View all services' section on the left hand side of this page.