Health information resources services (HIRS) stock hard copies of all our healthcare publications for the public, such as

  • You’re pregnant
  • Fun first foods
  • Steps for stress.

You can order these through HIRS. You can find the contact details for your local HIRS below.

HIRS
Afton House
Ailsa Hospital
Ayr
KA6 6AB

Tel. 01292 885926

Email hirs@aapct.scot.nhs.uk

Joint Health Improvement Team
Old School Building
Newtown St Boswells
TD6 0SA

Tel. 01835 825970

Email health.improvement@borders.scot.nhs.uk

Health Promotion
Ground Floor
Crichton Hall
Dumfries
DG1 4TG

Tel. 01387 272762

Email isla.mccormick@nhs.net

Health Information
Haig House
Cameron House
Fife
KY8 5RG

Tel. 01592 226494

Email fife-uhb.infocentre@nhs.net

Health Promotion 
Unit 2
Colquhoun Street
Stirling
FK7 7PX

Tel. 01786 433867

Email FV-UHB.HIRS-group-mailbox@nhs.net

HIRS
West House
Ground Floor
Gartnavel Royal Hospital
Glasgow
G12 0XH

Tel. 0141 201 4915

Email perl@ggc.scot.nhs.uk

HIRS
Summerfield House
2 Eday Road
Aberdeen
AB15 6RE

Tel. 01224 558504

Email grampian.resources@nhs.net

Southside Lodge
45 Southside Road
Inverness
IV2 4XA

Tel. 01463 704647

Email hirs.mailbox@nhs.net

Health Promotion Department
Law House
Airdrie Road
Carluke
ML8 5ER

Tel. 01698 377600

Email libraries@lanarkshire.scot.nhs.uk

Health Promotion
Blackford Pavilion
Astley Ainsley Hospital
Edinburgh
EH9 2HL

Tel. 0131 537 9337

Email resource.centre@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk

Public Health Department
9 Victoria Street
Kirkwall
Orkney
KW15 1DN

Tel. 01856 888084

Email ork-HB.PublicHealth@nhs.net

Grantfield
Lerwick
Shetland
ZE1 0TG

Tel. 01595 743086

Email shet-hb.healthimprovementdepartment@nhs.net

Health Promotion
Ninewells Hospital
Kings Cross
Clepington Road
Dundee
DD2 1SP

Tel. 01382 424053

Email tay-uhb.libraryservices@nhs.net

Springfield Health Centre
Springfield Road
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
HS1 2PS

Tel 01851 701545

Email wi-hb.hirs@nhs.net

Alternative formats

If you require publications or documents in an alternative format such as large print, braille and audio versions, please email the NHS Health Scotland Alternative Formats team.