111

111 is the free non-emergency contact number to call if you are unwell out of hours. You will speak to a trained advisor whowill ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms. They will then direct you to the most suitable type of care. Calls are free and they are open 365 days a year.

 

999

Call 999 in a critical, or life threatening situation such as:

  • loss of consciousness
  • an acute confused state
  • fits that aren't stopping
  • chest pain
  • breathing difficulties
  • severe bleeding that can't be stopped
  • severe allergic reactions
  • severe burns or scalds

Kent Resillience Forum 

We are part of the Kent Resillience Forum, which includes the emergency services, local authorities, health services and government agencies. They have produced a booklet to tell you how to prepare and how to create your own household emergency plan >

They also hold a risk register that partners use to log risks in their area, you can see more about it here >