Recommended Websites

Rather than carry pages and pages of health advice directly on our site we recommend the following web sites which offer a comprehensive resource for information and advice on health issues, first aid, medicines etc..

Riverside Surgery are not responsible for the content on these external web sites and you visit them entirely at your own risk.

Remember that all advice is intended solely for registered patients of Victoria Road Surgery and that it should not be used a substitute for seeking advice from your GP. If in doubt book a consultation.


Safeguarding Children & Young People

West Sussex Council Safeguarding Children Partnership - how to raise concerns about the well being of a child or young person.


Safeguarding Adults

West Sussex Council Safeguarding Adults - how to raise concerns about the well being of an adult.


Health Advice

  • NHS UK - includes health information and self-help guides from the NHS.
  • Patient UK - includes patient information leaflets, self-help groups and web directory.
  • MedInfo - providing free and easy to understand medical information and advice.

Emotional Support

  • The Samaritans - confidential support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair. Telephone: 08457 90 90 90
  • SupportLine - confidential emotional support for children, young adults and adults.

Specific Groups


Specific Diseases and Conditions