Other Local Services

Midwives

Community midwives attached to the practice provide care for pregnant women, and mothers and babies for up to 10 days after delivery. Please telephone 01978 721314 to arrange an antenatal appointment.

District Nurses

The district nurses are based at Gresford Health Centre. They run clinics in both Llay and Gresford Health Centres. Please telephone 01978 856559 to make an appointment between 9am and 4pm.

Their clinics days and times are currently:

This is not a drop-in service. If your call is not answered, please leave a message on the answer machine for the team to return your call.

Health Visitors

The health visitors are based at Gresford Health Centre. They run clinics at Gresford Health Centre, at Llay Health Centre and at Chapel Lane Clinic in Rossett. They work with the doctors in caring for people of all ages, particularly mothers and babies. Please telephone 01978 853439 to contact them.

If you are resident in Cheshire, you can contact the Cheshire Health Visitor service on 01244 378639 or the Cheshire Family Health Services on 01244 382111.

Phlebotomy

If a doctor or nurse refers you for blood tests, you need to make an appointment with Phlebotomy Services. There are appointment-only services at the following:

Grove Road Health Centre, LL11 1DY 03000 850047
Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm
Chirk Community Hospital, LL14 5LN 03000 850003
Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm

Local pharmacies

Llay Pharmacy, Vittoria Healthcare Ltd, Market Square, Fifth Avenue, Llay LL12 0SA 01978 852294
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Gresford Pharmacy, Vittoria Healthcare, 15 Chester Road, Gresford, Wrexham, LL12 8NB 01978 852336
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Rossett Pharmacy, Chester Road, Rossett, LL12 0HN 01244 570310
Rowlands St George’s Crescent, 41 St George’s Crescent, Wrexham LL13 8DB (late service to 8pm) 01978 263408

Hospitals

Wrexham Maelor Hospital 01978 291100
Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital 01691 404000
Countess of Chester Hospital 01244 365000

Third sector support

Community Agents

Rossett and Gresford Community Councils fund Community Agents, who work with older people in Rossett, Burton and Gresford. They can help you feel less isolated, help you improve your mental well-being and help you be more socially-connected. The best way to get started is to make contact with one of them to discuss your individual circumstances over a cup of tea:

Rossett and Burton: Ali Pickard CommunityAgent@RossettCommunityCouncil.cymru
07421 138913
Gresford and Marford: Ruth Thompson Ruth.GresfordCommunityAgent@gmail.com
07747 431607

Dewis

Dewis is a website directory of social support organisations maintained by Social Care Wales.