HMP Wymott


HMP Wymott Healthcare Department

The HMP Wymott Healthcare Department provides primary care and mental health services.

Primary care services include:

  • Palliative care
  • Management of long term conditions
  • Immunisation and vaccinations
  • Wound care
  • Health promotion
  • Primary prevention
  • Oral hygiene and dental services
  • GPs
  • Podiatry
  • Optician
  • Smoking cessation

The integrated Mental Health services include counselling for bereavement, abuse and personal issues. A Psychological wellbeing practitioner supports service users with:

  • Coping strategies for anxiety and panic
  • Sleep hygiene
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy
  • Solution focused therapy
  • Behavioural activation
  • Mental health promotion

Training and awareness of learning disabilities, mental health and elderly/disabled is offered to the wider prison staff.

Where this service is provided and how to contact us

We deliver this service in a modern, well equipped building staffed by fully trained NHS staff. We also outreach to residential/work areas throughout the prison.

Healthcare Department
HMP Wymott
Ulnes Walton Lane
Preston
Lancashire
PR26 8LW

Tel: 01772 442296