8 TO 8 CENTRES
Driffield, Hessle and Withernsea have 8 to 8 Centres. They are different to Urgent Treatment Centres and are designed to provide a range of community services for non-urgent and planned care.
8 to 8 Centres are open from 8am to 8pm, 7 days a week.
Driffield and Withernsea 8 to 8 Centres have qualified nurses who can assess a number of minor injuries such as:
- Cuts and grazes
- Sprains and strains
- Wound and wound infections
- Minor burns and scalds
- Minor head injuries
- Insect and animal bites
You cannot walk-in to an 8 to 8 Centre for treatment of minor injuries you have to ring NHS 111 who will assess your symptoms and give advice on where to go for treatment or arrange an appointment for you, if appropriate, at the 8 to 8 Centre.
Depending on where you live in East Riding, the nearest 8 to 8 Centres for East Riding of Yorkshire residents are:
Driffield 8 to 8 Centre
Alfred Bean Community Hospital
East Riding of Yorkshire
Withernsea 8 to 8 Centre
Please be aware Hessle 8 to 8 Centre does not offer appointments for minor injuries.