GP and Primary Care Access for People with ADHD, ASD(Autism) and other neurodiverse conditions

If you have a neurodevelopmental condition such as ADHD or Autism, we are looking for feedback about your experience of accessing GP and primary care services.
Healthwatch Essex is working with the NHS Integrated Care Board (ICB) to identify what's going well, what's not going well, where improvements can be made, and what good practice can be shared. 
Please help us by taking a few minutes to complete the survey below, and help us make positive change.

For further information, or to share you story direct, please contact the Healthwatch Essex Information & Guidance Team on 0300 500 1895 or at 
We can also send you this survey in a different format if required. 
Closing date - Friday 25th August 2023

Any information you give will be confidential and your details will not be shared.

1. What Neurodiverse conditions(s) do you have?


2. Is your GP aware of your condition?


3. If you answered yes to the previous question, how well does your GP understand you as a Neurodiverse person?


4. What difficulties do you face when making an appointment with your GP?


5. Given the choice, how would you prefer to make your GP appointment?


6. What is your experience of the reception staff when you visit your surgery


7. What adjustments could be made to improve your experience of visiting your surgery? Please consider the waiting area, forms & leaflets, appointment times, registration, choice of practitioner and anything else.


8. Overall, how would you describe the service you receive from your surgery?


9. Is there anything else you'd like to tell us?


10. We'd love to speak to you. If you would be happy to discuss your experiences with us, please leave your name and email address or phone number in the box below and we will contact you. Your details will remain confidential.


11. Please tell us your age


12. Please tell us your gender


13. Please tell us your ethnicity

  • White
  • Asian or Asian British
  • Mixed
  • Black or Black British
  • Other Ethnic Group
Check out our survey templates or create your own.