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Veterans First Point Tayside - Details Temporary Revised Office Access Hours (March & April 2019)

Please note The Cottage office will be closed to callers in person on the following dates and times in recognition of NHSTayside Lone Working Policy and also due to team members working across various Tayside sites assisting veterans and their families:-

 

  • 19.03.19  -  9am until 11am;
  • 21.03.19  -  12md-4pm;
  • 22.03.19  -  9am-5pm  -  any messages left will be picked up on Monday 25.03.19;
  • 27.03.19  -  9am-5pm;
  • 28.03.19  -  9am-5pm;
  • 29.03.19  -  9am-5pm;
  • 01.04.19  -  9am-5pm;
  • 04.04.19  -  9am-5pm.

The team can be contacted on 01382424029 or 07811471443 or vfp.tayside@nhs.net Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.  If the team is not able to speak with you on the phone there and then, please leave a message and the team will get back to you at the earliest.  Please note any messages left over the weekend period will not be picked up by the team until the next working date that the office is scheduled to open.

 

If you, your loved one or a fellow veteran is in crisis, contact your/their GP in the first instance.  If this is not possible, the following is a list of other organisations that can offer assistance in crisis situations:-

 

  • The Samaritans tele 116123;
  • Police Scotland tele 101;
  • NHS24 tele 111;
  • Combat Stress tele 08001381619;
  • In an emergency dial 999