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Cymraeg
24/7/365

Mental Health Helpline For Wales

Community Advice & Listening Line

Offering a confidential listening and support service

Freephone

0800 132 737

Or text help to

81066

Needle Stick Injury

Address:

Contact CALL

Helpline:

0808 808 2234

Office Telephone:

Times:

Mon: 24 Hour
Tue: 24 Hour
Wed: 24 Hour
Thu: 24 Hour
Fri: 24 Hour
Sat: 24 Hour
Sun: 24 Hour

Description:

What to do in the event of a needlestick injury: • Don’t panic • Do not suck the injury • Squeeze the wound and encourage it to bleed freely • Wash and gently flush out the wound with running water and soap if available. • Cover with a waterproof plaster • Visit your GP for medical advice and any appropriate treatment

If you need more information on this agency or other agencies offering a similar service, please phone CALL Helpline on 0800 132 737.