Contact the service directly for any enquiries about your appointment. The contact number will be on your letter or card. You can also find contact details on the service pages

Change or cancel your appointment

Get in touch if you need to change or cancel an appointment.


  • Cumberland Infirmary: 01228 523444
  • West Cumberland Hospital: 01946 693181
  • Community services: 01228 602000

Patient advice and complaints

If you need support, information or advice, our Patient, Advice and Liaison Service service is here to help. The team provides a confidential service to patients, families and carers.


Our communications team manages all media enquiries and requests for filming and photography.

  • 01228 603890

Work experience

If you are interested in work experience please email the careers engagement team for an application form.

Freedom of Information request

The Freedom of Information Act 2000 provides public access to information held by public authorities.

It does this in two ways:

  • public authorities are obliged to publish certain information about their activities
  • members of the public are entitled to request information from public authorities