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Christmas Opening Hours

18th December 2020


Over Christmas, we will be closed from 5pm on Wednesday 23rd December and will reopen at 9am on Monday 4th January.

During this period, for health advice, Shine advises you to contact your G.P. or your local out of hours service or call NHS Direct on 111.

In the event of an emergency, we advise you to call 999 or attend your nearest accident and emergency department.

For emotional support and well-being, you may find these numbers useful:

  • Samaritans - Available 24 hours 116 123
  • Silver Line – free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year 0800 470 8090.

For urgent COVID-19 support and advice you can contact the Scope helpline from the 27th December 0808 800 3333. Lines are open Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm. Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 6pm.

Wishing all Shine members, family and friends a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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