Services you can self refer

MECs- Bedfordshire Minor eye Condition Service

If you have a recent problem with your eyes, such as sore eyes, red eyes or visual disturbance you can be assessed and treated by our local Minor Eye Conditions Service (MECS).

This is a free NHS service for patients registered with a GP in Bedfordshire, available from Specsavers, high Street and Adam Loveday Biggleswade. Further details can be found here

P2R – Pathway to Recovery

Path to Recovery (P2R) is a one stop service which provides advice, treatment and support to adults 18+ whose lives are affected by drug or alcohol use. They are open to residents of Bedford Borough or Central Bedfordshire. Please click this link for more information

Beezee Bodies.

BeeZee bodies offer a range of programmes aimed around lifestyle and weight management. For further information on the programmes available please click here . You can self refer from this site.

NHS stop smoking support.

Smoke Free Bedfordshire offered tailored support and other resources to help you stop smoking. You can self refer by clicking here

Physiotherapy – Circle MSK

You can self refer to physiotherapy by completing and returning this form.

Self referral physiotherapy form

Please note this service is only available if:

  • You are  aged 18 or over
  • You have had your condition for less than six months.
  • Your GP is in the Bedfordshire CCG
  • Your complaint is regarding a single joint/area

iCaSH

Integrated Contraception and Sexual Health service provides all aspects of sexual and reproductive health, including contraception, sexually transmitted infection (STI) and HIV testing and treatment. iCaSH is available from easily accessible single locations across Bedfordshire. To find out further details please click here

Bedfordshire wellbeing

Bedford Wellbeing Service offers evidence-based psychological therapy to help support and treat common mental health problems such as depression and anxiety. They offer a number of different approaches and formats all delivered by trained staff. Patient, aged x, can self refer via their website by clicking here and completing the referral form.