Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA)
Freedman House, Christopher Wren Yard
117 High Street
Public phone: 0845 123 23 52 (Landline Calls) / 0345 123 2351 (Mobile Calls)
Website URL: http://www.avma.org.uk
Service offered: Advice and support for anyone who has been the victim of a medical accident. This includes medical and legal advice on the available options for a complaint. Can advise on the potential compensation claims and where appropriate arrange a referral to a specialist medical negligence solicitor. Support network co-ordinates support services, including local contacts, support meetings. The helpline advice service is free although calls will be charged, see AvMA website for details: https://www.avma.org.uk/contact-us/call-charges/
Target group: Anyone who has been a victim of a medical accident.
Area served: UK.
How to contact: Phone, write or visit website.
Monday: 10am - 3.30pm helpline
Tuesday: 10am - 3.30pm helpline
Wednesday: 10am - 3.30pm helpline
Thursday: 10am - 3.30pm helpline
Friday: 10am - 3.30pm helpline
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Office not open to the public.
Languages other than English: Language Line.
Charity number: 299123
Year established: 1982
Staffing: 15 full time and 6 part time staff.
Public transport: Contact by phone or letter.
Record last checked: 27 September 2016