Useful Information

Lancashire and South Cumbria Agency (NHS)

Advice on other Primary Care Services can also be obtained from:

LaSCA 3 Caxton Road, Fulwood Preston. PR2 9ZZ Tel : 01772 221 326 Fax: 01772 221 447


Local Hospitals – Pennine Acute Hospitals

The Pennine Acute Hospitals have a single switchboard number, 0161 624 0420 from which you can be put through to any of there hospitals or wards. The addresses for the hospitals are:

Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Old Road, Bury, Lancs. BL9 7TD

Rochdale Infirmary, Whitehall Street, Rochdale, Lancs. OL12 ONB

Birch Hill Hospital, Rochdale, Lancs. OL12 9QB

North Manchester General Hospital, Delaunays Road, Crumpsall, Manchester M8 5RB

The Royal Oldham Hospital, Rochdale Road, Oldham. OL1 2JH

Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Telephone 0161 331 6000 (switchboard) Tameside General Hospital, Fountain Street, Ashton U Lyne, Lancs. OL6 9RW


Local Pharmacies

Well Pharmacy, 242 Huddersfield Road, Oldham. OL4 2RB Telephone 0161 624 5768

Moorside Pharmacy, 679 Ripponden Road, Oldham OL1 4JJ. Telephone 0161 620 1400

Lloyds Pharmacy, 282 Lees Road, Oldham OL4 1PA Telephone 0161 624 3529


Useful Telephone Numbers


Age Concern0161 633 0213
Alcohol & Drugs Services0161 624 9595
Bereavement Services Oldham0161 627 8207
Carer’s Centre Oldham0161 770 1188
Complaints Department (PCT)0161 622 6430
Community Nursery Nurses.0161 909 8098
Dentist (Emergency) Adults. Eaves Lane, Oldham.0161 909 8115
Dentist (Emergency) Children. Integrated Care Centre, Oldham.0161 621 3612
DIAL0161 628 2271
District Nurses0161 622 9131
Dr Kershaw’s Hospice.0161 624 2727
Family Planning.0161 906 2815
Health Visitors0161 344 8173
NHS Oldham0161 622 6500
Patient Advice and Liaison Service0800 389 8679
Podiatry0161 652 0414
Sexual Health Centre (Phoenix)0161 627 8394
Smoking Cessation Services0844 873 0032
Pheonix House – Benefits0161 912 8000
Adult Services0161 770 1515