Do you live with day-to-day pain?  If you do, ask your Doctor if you would benefit from being referred to the Rethinking Pain service.

Rethinking Pain is a community-based chronic pain service available for Patients registered at all the WACA Surgeries:  

  • Addingham Medical Centre
  • Dyneley House Surgery 
  • Grange Park Surgery
  • IG Medical
  • Ilkley & Wharfedale Medical Practice
  • Ling House Medical Centre
  • Townhead Surgery

Rethinking Pain supports people with long-term pain in their community, alongside any clinical care they receive. 

  • Understand more about their pain and how the body responds to it
  • Meet others who experience long-term pain
  • Find out how to cope with day-to-day pain better
  • Hear about community-based activities, support & offers

For more information, please visit Rethinking Pain | Community-Based Pain support or email the team : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To request a referral - please contact your GP Practice. 

Download the below leaflets for more information and support tool:

Understanding Pain Session Leaflet

Rethinking Pain Patient Leaflet

Explaining Pain

10 Tools to Support Pain Management

Sleep Therapy Session Flyer

Diet Therapy Information

Pacing leaflet

 Watch our new 'Understanding Pain and How To Think About Pain Differently In Under Ten Minutes' Video - below

For additional online and downloadable resources please visit the links below:

Leaflets (web-only) Archives - Pain ConcernPain Concern


New Peer Support Group launches at The Place in Settle to support women with long-term pain conditions


Settle pain group




Registered office in England:

Ling House Medical Centre
49 Scott Street
BD21 2JH 

Company number 11251417

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