Emergency Care- for illnesses and injuries that are serious or life-threatening
Call 999 for an ambulance or go to the nearest emergency department
You should only access emergency health services in medical emergencies, such as having difficulty breathing, chest pains or serious accidents.
Only using the emergency service for serious health needs ensures that people who genuinely need them get treated as quickly as possible.
The nearest emergency departments are located at Scarborough hospital and York hospital.
If you are unsure, please call 111 who will direct you to the most appropriate health service.