St Werburgh’s Medical Practice for the Homeless managed by Northgate Medical Centre.

Address: 2a George St, Chester, CH1 3EQ

Tel: 01244 665834

Practice Hours: Mon-Fri 8.30am-5.00pm

The practice is not open at the weekends.

The practice closes for lunch between 1pm-2pm, Mon-Fri

 Mission Statement

The practice provide homeless people fair access to healthcare which is flexible and individualised

Registration Criteria

The practice will register vulnerable adults, who are sleeping rough, living in homes hostels or temporary accommodation.

Our Staff

General Practitioners 

Nurse Practitioner  – Pauline Finlay 

Specialist Mental Health Practitioner – Steve Marsh

Practice Manager – Dawn Riley

We also have a counsellor and administration staff.

Services provided:

  • arranged appointments
  • drop-in crisis intervention
  • daily outreach to day centre
  • general health care
  • dressings/leg ulcer care
  • smear testing
  • smoking cessation
  • immunisations
  • health promotion
  • disease management
  • contraception/sexual health

Out-of-Hours Service

In an emergency, outside of normal hours, please telephone the practice.

A recorded message will give you information on how to contact the Out-of-Hours Service. NHS Direct Tel: 111 

St Werburghs Practice Leaflet (CLICK ON IMAGE TO OPEN FULL LEAFLET)

The staff team were delighted to receive the NHS Parliamentary NW Champions award for Excellence in Primary and Community Care in July 2022