Emergency Information Christmas 2021

My Office will close at 2pm on Friday 24th December and re-open at 10am on Wednesday 5th January 2022 

Meantime, please find below the contact number for helplines which may be of use in an emergency and details of services open during the Christmas break.

Emergency Numbers 

Emergency 999 

National Non-Emergency Medical Number 111 

Emergency Number works on any mobile anywhere in the world 112 

Non-Emergency Number for Police 101 

Other emergency contacts 

Home – South Ayrshire Council (south-ayrshire.gov.uk) 

For any of the following in South Ayrshire call  0300 123 0900 

  • Emergency Services Monitoring Station (Out of Hours) 
  • Emergency Homeless (Out of Hours) 
  • Housing Repairs (Out of Hours) 
  • Social Work Standby Service 
  • Road and Lighting Faults (24 Hours) 
  • Noise helpline 

North Ayrshire Council – Call 01294 310 000 

  • Emergency Services Monitoring Station (Out of Hours) 
  • Housing Repairs (Out of Hours) 
  • Road and Lighting Faults (24 Hours) 
  • Noise helpline 
  • Emergency Homeless (Out of Hours) 0800 0196 500 
  • Social Work Standby Service (Out of Hours) – 0800 328 7758 

FOOD BANK INFORMATION 

North Ayrshire Food Banks, Locations and Opening times 

South Ayrshire Food Banks, Locations and Opening times

NHS Ayrshire and Arran 

17.12.21 Pharmacies open in North Ayrshire over Christmas holidays 

17.12.21 Pharmacies open in South Ayrshire over Christmas holidays  

17.12.21 NHS Ayrshire & Arran – news and information    

17.12.21 Stay safe this Christmas and do the right thing, get tested regularly   

People living in Ayrshire and Arran are asked to do the right thing

this Christmas, by following the guidelines on social gatherings to

help stop the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in our communities.

17.12.21 NHS Ayrshire & Arran – Visiting Hospitals 

As we approach the Christmas period, Scottish Government has

provided further guidance which reinforces the current visiting

restrictions, while allowing us to demonstrate flexibility where

possible, so that patients can see their loved ones where this is safe

to do so.

17.12.21 Guide to Winter Services 

Need help finding information on health and care services available

this winter? We are here to help!

17.12.21 Make sure you get the right care in the right place this winter   

The way you access urgent care has changed. This is so that

You get the right care in the right place and to keep people and the

NHS safe this winter.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): what you need to know