Healthy Routes

Healthy Routes can work with you to make a real difference to your health and wellbeing. We provide free, friendly, confidential and practical personal support and motivation tailored to your needs and lifestyle.

We can provide support to stop smoking or drink less alcohol, advice to help you lose weight or eat more healthily, or simply help to generally improve your wellbeing,

We can also come in to your business and offer a bespoke workplace health package to suit the needs of your workforce.

Call 01942 489012, text HUB to 61825 (Normal network rates apply) or go to to arrange an appointment with one of your local advisors.

You can also visit one of our high street locations at 8-10 Crompton Street, Wigan, WN1 1YP and 65 Bradshawgate, Leigh WN7 4NB.

Health professionals can also use our website to refer into any of our services.

Try our free new text message stop smoking service, Quit Buddy. Text WIGAN to 61825 for daily texts and free nicotine patches or gum from your local pharmacy.

Contact Information


Telephone: 01942836967

Website: Visit


22 Crompton Street



Pricing Information

Free Services: Free


Darren McCue
Team Leader (Atherton, Tyldesley, Astley)
Geoff Goodman
Healthy Routes Team Leader(Leigh, Lowton, Golborne)
Wendy Biggs
Team Leader (Central, South Wigan)
0771 857 9756
Karen Mitchinson
Team Leader (Central, North Wigan)

How to get there

Additional Information

Staff DBS Checked? Yes

Type of Group: Service Provider

CQC Registered? Yes

Transport Available No

Personal support? No

CQC Page: Visit

Transport Information

Areas of Interest

Counselling Food Bank Keep Fit Leisure Volunteers Wellbeing Yoga Back to Sport Chair Exercises Community Hub Education Friends of Groups Jogging Therapy

Personal Support

Our support ranges from One to One, Drop-in and Home Visit Appointments. Our support is 100% free of charge and appointments can be provided as regularly as a weekly basis. To compliment our existing methods of support 'QUIT BUDDY' our app specifically designed to help people quit smoking launches in March 2017. This app allows individuals to access support and Nicotine Replacement Products solely through the use of their phone or tablet. This is ideal for anyone who is unable to access any of our locations in person.

Alzheimer's Arthritis Autism Blind Cancer Carers Deaf Dementia Disability Drug and Alcohol Mental Health Parkinson's Welfare


Accessible Toilets Autism Friendly Dementia Friendly Sign Language available Translator Available Visual Aids Wheelchair access

Age Groups

11 > 14 14 > 18 18 > 25 25 > 35 35 > 50 50 > 65 65+

Operation Times

Monday Leigh Family Practice, Wigan Road Surgery: 9am – 12pm Pensioners Link, Leigh: 9am – 5pm *STOP SMOKING DROP-IN 9:30am – 11:30am* Foxleigh Family Surgery: 9am – 5pm Belong, Atherton: 9am – 12-30pm Newtown Medical Practice: 9am – 5pm Hindley Library: 1pm – 5pm Wigan Life Centre (North): 9am – 4pm Ince Strart Well Centre: 1pm – 4:30pm *STOP SMOKING DROP-IN* Dicconson Practice, Boston House: 9am – 12pm Sunshine House, Scholes: 9am – 12pm Tuesday Jobcentre Plus, Leigh: 9am – 12pm Brookmill Medical Centre: 12pm – 7:30pm Standish Therapy Centre: 9am – 2pm Belong, Platt Bridge: 9am – 12pm/3:30pm – 5pm Platt Bridge Start Well Centre: 1pm – 3pm *STOP SMOKING DROP-IN* Hawkley Brook Surgery, Chandler House: 9am – 12pm Belong, Atherton: 9am – 12:30pm Dr Khatri’s, Tyldesley Health Centre: 9am – 12pm Dr Khatri’s, Astley: 1pm – 5pm Wednesday Bridgewater Medical Centre, Leigh: 9am – 5pm Brookmill Medical Centre: 2pm – 5pm Atherton Start Well Centre: 9:30am – 11:30am *STOP SMOKING DROP-IN* Atherton Job Centre: 1pm – 4pm Marsh Green Life Centre: 9am – 12pm Marus Bridge Health Centre, Chandler House: 9am – 12pm Platt Bridge Health Centre: 9am – 5pm Ince Community Centre: 9am – 1pm Shevinton Library: 1pm – 5pm Thursday Leigh Family Practice (Bridgewater Medical Centre): 9am – 5pm Grasmere Surgery: 9am – 12pm Braithwaite Road Surgery, Lowton: 9am – 5pm Golborne Library: 1pm – 5pm Leigh Family Practice, Wigan Road Surgery: 1pm – 5pm Dicconson Practice, Boston House: 9am – 12pm Sunshine House, Scholes: 1pm – 4:30pm *STOP SMOKING DROP-IN* Ashton Medicentre: 9am – 12pm Shakespeare Surgery, Chandler House: 9am – 12pm The Surgery, Astley: 2pm – 5pm Friday Pensioners Link, Leigh: 9am – 2pm Bridgewater Medical Centre, Leigh: 9am – 12pm Dr Anis, Kidglove House, Golborne: 1pm – 5pm Central Park, Montrose Avenue, Wigan: 9:30am – 11:30am *STOP SMOKING DROP-IN* The Chandler Surgery, Chandler House: 1pm – 5pm Ashton Library: 1pm – 4:30pm Beech Hill Medical Centre: 9am – 4pm *PLEASE NOTE: STOP SMOKING DROP-IN DETAILS CORRECT UPTO 5th APRIL 2017. AFTER THIS TIME PLEASE CONTACT 01942836967 FOR FURTHER DETAILS*

Healthy Routes

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