St Helens urgent treatment centre

IMPORTANT - Due to strike action, the St Helens Urgent Treatment Centre is operating as appointment only 
Please call 111 if you think you need to book an appointment. 
The Urgent Treatment Centre (UTC) is the name for the NHS walk-in centre in St Helens.

If you have one of the following minor injuries or minor ailments you could be treated at the UTC which is based in the Millennium Centre on Hall Street in St Helens town centre.  Alongside the highly skilled nursing staff, a GP is based on site from 11am to 8pm, Monday to Friday.

Staff at the UTC can treat the following:

  • Minor cuts and wounds 
  • Minor burns or scalds 
  • Eye injuries and infections 
  • Suspected simple fractures 
  • Minor head injury 
  • Rashes and allergic reactions 
  • Muscle or Joint Injuries (e.g. sprains and strains) 
  • Childhood illnesses (e.g. croup and bronchiolitis)
  • Abdominal pain 

They can also:

  • Check after a road traffic collision
  • Prescribe emergency contraception
  • Carry out on-site tests (e.g. x-ray, ECG, bloods)

Opening Times

The UTC is open 365 days a year

7am - 10pm Monday to Saturday

9am - 10pm Sunday and Bank Holidays

Please note: the centre will close to new patients at 9.15pm.

Patients are encouraged to attend before 9pm so that there is time to safely triage, assess and provide the required treatment before the UTC closes.

Contact Details

Millennium Centre, Corporation Street, St Helens, WA10 1HJ

01744 627400 

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