Public Health England Contact Number

0843 178 7401

Public Health is responsible for keeping the public up to date with health issues. They also provide advice on healthy lifestyles, and research data to improve health and wellbeing advice that is distributed to local authorities. You can call the Public Health England Contact Number on 0843 178 7401 in order to speak with a member of the team directly. For departments within the PHE, consult the table, which can be found below.

Public Health England Contact Numbers

Department Contact Number Opening Hours
Public Health England Contact Number 0843 178 7401 Monday- Friday, 9am-6pm
Department of Health and Social Care Helpline 0843 178 7402 Monday- Friday, 9am-6pm
Complaints 0843 178 7403 Monday- Friday, 9am-6pm
Media Enquiries Helpline 0843 178 7404 Monday- Friday, 9am-6pm
Research Enquiries 0843 178 7405  Monday- Friday, 9am-6pm
Public Health England Careers Helpline 0843 178 7406  Monday- Friday, 9am-6pm

Public Health England Contact Number

Public Health England works under the Department of Health here in the UK and works towards supporting local authorities. Those employed by the PHE are usually scientists or public health specialists. PHE works to promote healthy living, and to provide information to the public about health issues. Based in 8 centres around the UK, the PHE can be contacted by calling 0843 178 7401. From here, you will be able to choose the department you are patched through to, or you will be able to speak with someone who can assist you further.

Department of Health and Social Care Helpline

The Department of Health and Social Care provides funding and support for the PHE and can be contacted by calling 0843 178 7402. The Department is responsible for creating and implementing legislation throughout the UK and ensures that guidelines are followed by health care organisations in the UK.

Complaints

You can make a complaint to the PHE Complaints team on 0843 178 7403. You can make a complaint to the team if you are receiving PHE services, or are close to someone who has received assistance from the PHE.  The NHS is not governed by the PHE, and complaints regarding care should be directed at local NHS complaints lines.

Media Enquiries Helpline

If you’re a member of the media and would like to make a general enquiry about the PHE, you can do so by calling 0843 178 7404. If you would like to discuss a query with a local centre, you can find a range of numbers to call for local PHE centres on the PHE website.

Research Enquiries

Research by the PHE is conducted by members of staff and must follow the guidelines set by the Department for Health and Social Care. To enquire about research services from the PHE, you can call the Research Enquiries line on 0843 178 7405, where you will be put in contact with a researcher or scientist from the team.

 

Public Health England Careers Helpline

You can search for a Civil Service Job or Career by looking for one on the government website. The average week for a PHE staff member is a 37.5 contract and 26 days of annual leave. You can find more information on careers in the PHE by looking on their dedicated site, or by calling the Careers Helpline on 0843 178 7406, where you will be connected to a member of staff who can assist you further.