Individual Home Visits

NHS Domiciliary Home Visits in Essex

We do offer home visits in Essex under NHS regulation although there is a strict national criteria which you have to meet to qualify for this.

It is offered to only those people who are house-bound / bed-bound and are unable to leave their residence for any reason i.e. doctor appointments, hairdresser / barber, podiatry or social occasions etc.

NHS charges apply unless you are exempt owing to benefit or exemption certificates. Please see NHS charges leaflet for details.

Referral will be accepted from individuals, family members, carers or health care professionals.

Once accepted on a referral basis into Community Dental Services, you would be added to the current waiting list. Emergency care will be given preference, but you will be contacted within a 4 to 6 week period with a visit date which will be within 18 weeks of the initial referral. A new referral will be needed for each course of treatment required.

For more information about please telephone your nearest clinic

Please send referrals to ONE of the five referral centres below, depending on the Clinic that the patient would like to be seen at.

Colchester and Clacton:
Colchester
Tel. No. 01206 286568

Witham, South Woodham Ferrers and Chelmsford:
Witham
Tel. No. 01376 531013

Canvey Island and Southend:
Southend
Tel. No. 01702 456819

Epping, Harlow, Haverhill and Waltham Abbey:
Harlow
Tel. No. 01279 698648

Billericay, Brentwood, Tilbury and Grays:
Tel. No. 0300 3001501

Send electronically to [email protected] from a secure email address

Information Leaflets

Referrals & Criteria

For referrals please contact one of the five referral centres opposite.

Useful Links

NHS Dental Charges