First Aid Unit

The First Aid Unit is now closed with immediate effect and for the foreseeable future.


If you need to be seen please attend Henley or Abingdon.




Outpatients Department

Townlands Hospital

York Road



Tel: 01865 903755

This service is available seven days a week, 9am to 8pm.



Urgent Care Centre

Abingdon Community Hospital

Marcham Road


OX14 1AG

Tel: 01865 903476

This service is available seven days a week, 10am to 10.30pm.



If the injury is more than 3 weeks old you should see your own doctor, otherwise the services can assess and treat simple injuries that cannot be managed with a home first aid kit, such as:

    • Cleaning and stitching of simple wounds


    • Insect bites and stings


    • Minor burns and scalds


    • A foreign body in the eye


    • Minor head injuries – bumps to the head where there has been no loss of consciousness


    • Simple sprains



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