Reception and enquiries

Reception and enquiries

How can we help you?

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Treatment Room

Treatment Room

Let’s see what we can do…

Get immediate help with minor illnesses and injuries:

A to Z of Health

Pharmacists can also advise on minor illnesses and injuries:

Alternatively you can visit your nearest Minor Injury Unit:

Chesterfield Royal Hospital 
Calow
Top Road
Chesterfield
S44 5BL
Tel: 01246 277 271 
Open 24 hours
Kings Mill Hospital
Mansfield Road
Sutton-in-Ashfield
NG17 4JL
Tel: 01623 622 515
Open 24 hours

If you wish to get advice or see a Nurse or Doctor, please visit our Consulting Room.

Consulting room

Consulting room

How can we help you?

For Health reviews, including Asthma reviews and Smoking cessation please visit our Health Review and Assessment Clinic.

Minor Illness

Get fast help from a Pharmacist with various conditions such as minor cuts, sprains, aches, colds, headaches, rashes, cystitis. No appointment is necessary. Many Pharmacists have a confidential area and are open till late and at weekends.

Find your nearest pharmacy:

See a Nurse

…for blood tests, vaccinations, blood pressure checks, health reviews, ECGs, Warfarin checks, family planning and sexual health advice, ear irrigation, wound management and cervical screening.

Get help for any health problem

No more waiting on the phone to get a GP appointment! Tell us your problem or question and we’ll get back to you within 2 working days – online, phone or face to face.

COVID-19 Support Room

COVID-19 Support Room

How can we help you?

If you think you might have coronavirus or you’ve been in close contact with someone who has it visit NHS 111 online coronavirus service for advice.

Well-being while staying at home

Taking care of your mind as well as your body is really important while staying at home because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Visit NHS Every Mind Matters for advice, practice advice and support groups.

If you cannot wait to see a doctor and feel unable to cope or keep yourself safe, it’s important to get support.

Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust has set up a temporary mental health support line during the COVID-19 pandemic. This is available to Derbyshire residents of all ages, who are experiencing increased mental health needs during this time. They can be contacted on 0300 790 0596 between the hours of 9:00 and midnight, seven days a week.

Get urgent support now.

Keeping Active

To stay fit and healthy whilst at home, try the NHS Home workout videos.

Advice for patients with pre-existing conditions

If you smoke, you have an increased risk of severe illness with COVID-19. We would advise you to stop smoking as soon as possible. Contact Live Life Better Derbyshire Stop Smoking Service on 0800 085 22 99 to access telephone/digital support and medication to quit smoking.

Advice for Vulnerable Patients

Wellbeing Centre

Wellbeing Centre

Let’s see what we can do…

Abuse

The Elm Foundation

The Elm Foundation offers a safe, non-judgemental place which will always be there for people who need it most. Our services are available to anyone that has been affected by domestic abuse.

Telephone: 01246 540464

Website: www.theelmfoundation.org.uk

Derbyshire Domestic Violence

There is one helpline number in Derbyshire for reporting or discussing domestic abuse.

Telephone: 08000 198 668 

Deaf and hard of hearing people can text: 07557 800 313

Good News Family Care

Good News Family Care (Homes) Ltd. (GNFC) is a registered charity providing a safe-haven, for women and children affected by debilitating circumstances such as domestic violence, homelessness or substance abuse.

Telephone: 01298 24761

Facebook: @gnfc.org.uk

Twitter: @GNFamilyCare

Website: www.gnfc.org.uk

Email: mail@gnfc.org.uk

Domestic Violence Outreach Service

Independent Domestic Violence Advisor for Immediate at risk client Sharon Ryan.

Telephone: 01246 593 063

Email: sharon.ryan@bolsover.gov.uk  

Cross Roads Derbyshire

Established in 1979, Crossroads Derbyshire (previously Glossop Women’s Aid) has been supporting women and children suffering from domestic violence for more than 35 years. They have recently started to support men in an Outreach capacity.

Telephone: 0800 0198 668

Facebook: @highpeak.womensaid

Twitter: @crossroads_hpwa

Website: www.crossroadsderbyshire.org

Email: admin@crossroadsderbyshire.org

SV2 - Supporting Victims of Sexual Violence

SV2 will support you regardless of when your experience of sexual abuse or violence occurred. We support all genders from any age and offer counselling to both adults and children.

Telephone: 01773 746 115

Facebook: @sv2.org.uk

Twitter: @sv2uk

Website: www.sv2.org.uk

Email: help@sv2.org.uk

Karma Nirvana

Award-winning British charity supporting victims for 25 years.

Telephone: 0800 5999 247

Facebook: @karmanirvanauk

Twitter: @KNFMHBV

Website: www.karmanirvana.org.uk

Email: info@karmanirvana.org.uk

Mankind Initiative

Helping men escape domestic abuse.

Telephone: 01823 334 244

Website: www.mankind.org.uk

Stop Hate UK

Stop Hate UK provide Hate Crime reporting services in your area.

Facebook: @Stop.Hate.UK

Twitter: @stophateuk

Website: www.stophateuk.org

Email: info@stophateuk.org

Derby Women's Centre

Derby Women’s Centre’s mission is to empower women to lead more independent lives. They aim to reduce economic inequality, improve mental well being and facilitate personal development. To do this, we offer support and guidance, signposting, counselling, legal advice and social activities and courses.

Telephone: 01332 341633

Website: www.derby-womenscentre.org.uk

Email: zahraj@derbywomenscentre.co.uk

Safer Derbyshire

Domestic abuse is any threatening behaviour, violence or abuse between adults who are or have been in a relationship, or between family members. It can be psychological, physical, sexual, financial or emotional abuse. You may just want someone to listen, or help to stop your abuser hurting you further.

Telephone: 08000 198 668

Website: www.saferderbyshire.gov.uk

Derby Homes

Derby Homes gives you advice on what to do if you are unable to stay in your home because of domestic abuse.

Telephone:

If you are a woman: 0808 2000 247

If you are a man: 0808 8010 327

If you are in a same-sex relationship: 0800 999 5428

Website: www.derbyhomes.org

Carers

Derbyshire and Derby City Young Carers

Support children and young people who regularly care for a family member.

Telephone: 01246 207752
Website: www.actionforchildren.org.uk

SPODA

Help and support for families and carers of substance users within Derbyshire.

Telephone: 0800 068 5718
Website: www.insidetime.org

Carers Direct

NHS signposting service for carers with useful advice and guidance.

Website: www.nhs.uk/carersdirect

 

Derby SEND Information Advice and Support Service

Provide support to parents & carers of children with disabilities.

Telephone: 01332 641414

Website: www.derbysendiass.org.uk

Email: SENDIASS@derby.gov.uk

Crossroads East Midlands

National charity who provide care and support to services to Carers at home.

Telephone: 0115 9628920

Website: www.emcrossroads.co.uk

Emergency Card Scheme for Carers

The emergency card provides peace of mind to carers if anything should happen to them.To request a Carers Emergency Card you will need to complete an application form.

Telephone: 08456 058 058

Carers in Derbyshire

If you’ve just become a carer, or had an increase in your caring responsibilities, it can be difficult to know where to start when it comes to getting help and support.

Facebook: @carersinderbyshire

Twitter: @CarersinDerbys

Website: www.carersinderbyshire.org.uk

Derbyshire Carers Association

Derbyshire Carers Association recognise that the responsibility of caring for someone who cannot manage at home without help often places great physical and emotional strain upon the Carer. Whether you care for someone for a few hours a week or for 24 hours a day, they can offer a wide range of confidential and independent services.

Telephone: 01773 833833

Facebook: @derbyshirecarers

Twitter: @derbyshirecarer

Website: derbyshirecarers.co.uk

Email: info@derbyshirecarers.co.uk

Health Watch Derbyshire

Local and national support services and information for carers in Derbyshire.

Telephone: 01773 880786

Facebook: @HealthwatchDerbyshire

Twitter: @HWDerbyshire

Website: www.healthwatchderbyshire.co.uk

Email: enquiries@healthwatchderbyshire.co.uk

Carers UK

They’re here to make sure that no matter how complicated your query or your experience, you don’t have to care alone.

Telephone: 0808 808 7777

Website: www.carersuk.org

Email: info@carersuk.org

Carers' Breaks and Respite Care

Respite care means taking a break from caring, while the person you care for is looked after by someone else. It lets you take time out to look after yourself and helps stop you becoming exhausted and run down. There are lots of respite care options available.

Website: www.nhs.uk

Care Homes

Moving into a care home is a big decision and it can cost a lot of money. Before choosing a care home for you or someone you know, it’s worth considering all of the options.

Website: www.nhs.uk

Derbyshire Carers Association

Derbyshire Carers Association recognise that the responsibility of caring for someone who cannot manage at home without help often places great physical and emotional strain upon the Carer. Whether you care for someone for a few hours a week or for 24 hours a day, they can offer you a wide range of confidential and independent services, helping you to care.

Telephone: 01663 745500

Facebook: @derbyshirecarers

Twitter: @derbyshirecarer

Website: www.derbyshirecarers.co.uk

Email: highpeak@derbyshirecarers.co.uk

Child Health

Build sound minds

Our Build Sound Minds service provides specialist support for children and young people aged 0-17 who present emotional and mental difficulties but do not meet the thresholds for more specialist services.

Telephone: 01246 277422

Website: www.actionforchildren.org.uk

Bolsover Children's Centre

You can find out what activities are happening at Bolsover Children’s Centre by visiting the website below.

Telephone: 01629 533 851

Email: julie.stanley@derbyshire.gov.uk

Website: www.derbyshire.gov.uk

 

Derbyshire Healthcare Support

This 0-19 service provides a programme of prevention and early intervention services for children, young people and their families in Derbyshire.

Telephone: 01246 296 023

Mobile: 07825 124 717

Website: www.derbyshirehs.org.uk

Email: dchst.childrensadminteam@nhs.net

The Children's Sleep Charity

The Children’s Sleep Charity is a national, award-winning charity supporting children with sleep issues. Support for families and accredited training for professionals and commercial organisations is provided.

Telephone: 01302 751 416

Twitter: @TheSleepCharity

Website: www.thechildrenssleepcharity.org.uk

Email: 

Vaccination planner

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Website: www.nhs.uk

Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: www.nhs.uk

Community Groups

Spice Social Club Chesterfield

Spice is the UK’s largest social group for adults. Chesterfield social club activities include almost anything you can think of from meals, quiz nights, black tie ball and party nights, comedy nights, ten pin bowling, theatre – the list is enormous!

Telephone: 0161 873 8788

Twitter: @Spiceuk

Website: www.spiceuk.com

Email: info@spiceuk.com

Donut Creative Arts Studios

We deliver open access workshops in music, drama, media and art, for all 11-19 year olds (up to 25 if disabled or have a learning disability). We also manage live events, arts projects and offer venue hire for performances, training, conferences and workshops.

Telephone: 01629 533060

Facebook: @DCASonline

Twitter: @DCASonline

Website: www.dcas.derbyshire.gov.uk

Email: dcas@derbyshire.gov.uk

Bolsover Library

Bolsover Library
Church Street
Bolsover
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S44 6HB

Telephone: 01629 537 800

Email: bolsover.library@derbyshire.gov.uk

Website: www.derbyshire.gov.uk

Bolsover District U3A

BDU3A meet on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at:

Hillstown Village Hall
12 Nesbit Street
Bolsover
S44 6LW

Website: www.bdu3a.com

Email: garyhewitt1@live.co.uk

BCVS

Bassetlaw Community and Voluntary Service (BCVS) works to challenge deprivation, health inequalities and social exclusion through empowering local people to engage effectively in voluntary and community activity.

Telephone: 07526 565 663 (Simon Redding)

Email: simon.redding@bcvs.org.uk

Website: www.bcvs.org.uk

Bolsover Adult Education

We operate from adult community education centres around Derbyshire and the Derbyshire Eco Centre. We also deliver learning from around 100 community venues across Derbyshire.

Website: www.derbyshire.gov.uk

P3

Improving lives and communities by delivering services for socially excluded and vulnerable people to unlock their potential and open up new possibilities.

Telephone: 01158 508 190

Website: www.p3charity.org

Derbyshire Time Swap

The idea is simple – as a Time Swap member you can earn ‘time’ by giving help and support to other members in your community. This could be things you enjoy or are good at.

Website: www.derbyshire.gov.uk

Telephone: 07824 606 784 

Email: Louise.Hiron@derbyshire.gov.uk (NE Derbyshire and Bolsover Team)

Active Derbyshire

Want to find a club or activity in Derbyshire?

Telephone: 01773 741 915

Facebook: @activederbyshire

Website: www.activederbyshire.org.uk

Email: info@activederbyshire.org.uk

Freedom Community Project

Freedom offers a range of support for people struggling with mental issues, including counselling and one-to-one support.

Website: www.fcgroup.org.uk

Scouts Derbyshire

Scouts prepare young people with skills for life. They help over 10,900 members right across Derbyshire.

Facebook: @derbyshirescouts

Twitter: @derbyshirescout

Website: www.derbyshirescouts.org

Walking for Health

Walking for Health offers over 1,800 free, short walks every week.

Website: www.walkingforhealth.org.uk

Meet Up

They are a Derby based social activities group for adults and aim to organise a variety of events that will appeal to a wide range of interests. New members are welcome at all events.

Website: www.meetup.com

Disabilities

Sight Support

Sight Support Derbyshire works with local children and adults who are blind or partially sighted to help them face the everyday challenges of living with sight loss.

Telephone: 01332 292 262

Website: www.sightsupportderbyshire.org.uk

Deaf and Hearing Support

Deaf and Hearing Support is a Company Limited by Guarantee – registration no 8419437 and a Registered Charity, number 1151502. The organisation was set up in 1991 to ensure deaf and hearing impaired people have a good quality of life and are socially included.

Telephone: 01246 555 934

Mobile: 07442 536 409

Email: info@deafandhearingsupport.co.uk

Website: www.deafandhearingsupport.co.uk

Fairplay Chesterfield

Fairplay supports children and young people with disabilities and additional needs, and their families, across North Derbyshire.

Telephone: 01246 203963

Facebook: @fairplaycharity

Twitter: @FairplayCharity

Website: www.fair-play.co.uk

Email: office@fair-play.co.uk

North Derbyshire Disability Sport Network

The group was set up in 2004 as a local group of both professionals and volunteers from across Bolsover, Chesterfield and North East Derbyshire, who develop sport and recreational opportunities for and with people who have disabilities.

Telephone: 01773 741915

Facebook: @activederbyshire

Twitter: @activederbyshire

Website: www.activederbyshire.org.uk

Email: info@activederbyshire.org.uk

Derbyshire Autism Services

Derbyshire Autism Services (charity number 1105525) is a small and very hardworking charity, working right across Derbyshire.

They offer information, advice and guidance but above all support to children, young people and adults affected by autism – with or without a diagnosis – and their families.

Telephone: 01773 741 221

Facebook: @DerbyshireAutismServices

Twitter: @DerbysAutism

Website: www.derbyshireautismservices.org

Email: enquiries@derbyshireautismservices.org

Keep Safe Card

The keep safe card has been made to help people with a learning disability who live in Derbyshire. It is a part of the Derbyshire Safe Place Scheme.

Telephone: 01629 532469

Website: www.derbyshire.gov.uk/keepsafecard

Email: ruth.dickinson@derbyshire.gov.uk

National Autistic Society

From the Autism Helpline to our more specialist offerings, NAS are an outstanding source for advice and information.

Telephone: 0808 800 4104

Facebook: @NASDerbyBranch

Website: www.autism.org.uk

Email: supportercare@nas.org.uk

MENCAP

MENCAP’s vision is a world where people with a learning disability are valued equally, listened to and included.

Telephone: 0808 808 1111

Facebook: @Mencap

Twitter: @mencap_charity

Website: www.mencap.org.uk

MacIntyre

We provide learning, support and care for more than 1,200 children, young people and adults who have a learning disability and/or autism.

Telephone: 01908 230100

Facebook: @MacIntyreCharity1

Twitter: @meetmacintyre

Website: www.macintyrecharity.org

Email: hello@macintyrecharity.org

Just Good Friends

Social activities for adults with learning disabilities.

Telephone: 01246 913 267

Telephone: 07519 709 348

Drugs and Alcohol

Derbyshire Recovery Partnership

Need help with a drug or alcohol problem? You’re in safe hands at the Derbyshire Recovery Partnerships.

Website: www.derbyshirerecoverypartnership.co.uk

Email: info@derbyshirerecoverypartnership.co.uk

Change Grow Live

Derbyshire CGL is a free and confidential drug and alcohol outreach service for young people up to the age of 19.

Telephone: 01773 303646

Facebook: @changegrowlive

Twitter: @changegrowlive

Website: www.changegrowlive.org

Email: derbyshire@cgl.org.uk

Hope Springs

Hope Springs has been in existence since 2012 after being established by a local priest who was concerned about the limited provision of support provided by statutory services to help people in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.

Telephone: 01246 540 431

Website: www.hopesprings.org.uk

Phoenix Futures Recovery Partnership

A charity and housing association which has been helping people overcome drug and alcohol problems for 50 years.

Telephone: 0845 308 4010 or 01246 206514

Website: www.phoenix-futures.org.uk

A Spire Right

Funding from Derbyshire County Council to deliver a programme which helps people who have a history of drug and alcohol misuse to get more physically active and do something positive with their lives.

Website: www.spireitestrust.org.uk

Derbyshire Alcohol Advice

Alcohol Advice’s aim is to support individuals to change their drinking or to stop using substances; to reach their own treatment goals and to help build positive lifestyles. They offer support to reduce the harm associated with drug and alcohol use and promote recovery and freedom from dependency.

Website: www.alcohol-advice.co.uk

Email: daas@daas.uk.com

Drinkline

If you’re worried about your own or someone else’s drinking, you can call this free helpline, in complete confidence.

Telephone: 0300 123 1110

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.

Telephone: 0800 9177 650

Website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Email: help@aamail.org

Talk to Frank

If you have a problem with drugs Talk to Frank for friendly, confidential drugs advice.

Telephone: 0300 123 6600

Text: 82111

Website: www.talktofrank.com

Email: frank@talktofrank.com

More tools and apps
Depression, Anxiety & Stress

Mental health forums

Self help groups of carers holding forum meetings and support groups.

Telephone: 016258440 or 01629 58125

Email: info@dmhf.org.uk

Derbyshire Mind

The purpose of Derbyshire Mind is to provide services for people 18+ with mental health issues. It delivers services and support to the most vulnerable in our community, including education and information groups for men and women, promoting recovery and emotional wellbeing.

Telephone: 01332623732

Twitter: @derbyshiremind

Website: www.derbyshiremind.org.uk

Email: enquiries@derbyshiremind.org.uk

Live Life Better Derbyshire

Mental health is an important part of your life and good mental health and wellbeing is directly linked to good physical health.

Telephone: 0800 085 2299

Facebook: @derbyshirepublichealth

Twitter: @DCCPublicHealth

Website: www.livelifebetterderbyshire.org.uk

Email: llbd.info@derbyshire.gov.uk

OCD UK

A recovery focused charity. They provide evidence-based information, advice and support to those affected by Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.

Telephone: 03332 127 890

Website: www.ocduk.org

Rethink

Rethink provide expert, accredited advice and information to everyone affected by mental health problems.

Telephone: 0300 5000 927

Website: www.rethink.org

Email: info@rethink.org

Mind

Mind provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

Telephone: 0300 123 3393

Website: www.mind.org.uk

Samaritans

Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way – about whatever’s getting to you. You don’t have to be suicidal. Call Samaritans free, 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

Telephone: 116 123

Website: www.samaritans.org

Email: jo@samaritans.org

More services for young people
Elderly Care

Sight Support

Sight Support Derbyshire works with local children and adults who are blind or partially sighted to help them face the everyday challenges of living with sight loss.

Telephone: 01332 292 262

Website: www.sightsupportderbyshire.org.uk

Alzheimer's Society

Supporting people with dementia, their families and carers.

Telephone: 01246 223366
Website: www.alzheimers.org.uk

Deaf and Hearing Support

Deaf and Hearing Support is a Company Limited by Guarantee – registration no 8419437 and a Registered Charity, number 1151502. The organisation was set up in 1991 to ensure deaf and hearing impaired people have a good quality of life and are socially included.

Telephone: 01246 555 934

Mobile: 07442 536 409

Email: info@deafandhearingsupport.co.uk

Website: www.deafandhearingsupport.co.uk

Active Derbyshire

Strictly No Falling. Falls prevention advice and activities.

Telephone: 01773 768240

Website: www.activederbyshire.org.uk

Email: administration@ageukderbyandderbyshire.org.uk

FirstStop Advice

FirstStop Advice is an independent, free telephone service offering advice and information to older people, their families and carers about housing and care options for later life.

Telephone: 0800 377 7070

Website: www.firststopcareadvice.org.uk

Email: info@firststopcareadvice.org

The Cinnamon Trust

The only specialist national charity for people in their last years and their much loved, much needed companion animals. When staying at home is no longer an option, our pet friendly care home register lists care homes and retirement housing that are happy to accept residents with pets, and providing previous arrangements have been made with us we will take on life time care of a bereaved pet.

Telephone: 01736 757 900

Website: www.cinnamon.org.uk

Age Concern Chesterfield

List of older people’s clubs in the Chesterfield, Bolsover and north east Derbyshire district council areas.

Telephone: 01246 273333

Website: www.ageconcernchesterfield.org.uk

Email: enquiries@ageconcernchesterfield.org.uk

MacIntyre's Memory Cafés

MacIntyre Memory Cafés offer a fun, welcoming and relaxing environment for people to take part in social activities, make new friends and enjoy fantastic cake and cups of tea and coffee. The Memory Cafés are open to everyone; people living with dementia, those caring for someone that is, friends, families, and those that are just curious to find out more.

Telephone: 01246 766710

Website: www.macintyrecharity.org

Email: michelle.wilkinson@macintyrecharity.org

Careline

Careline is a registered charity (No. 1068801) which  offers a free telephone befriending service to people living in the Derbyshire Dales and East Staffordshire.

Telephone: 01335 210 353

Website: www.carelinecalling.co.uk

Email: info@carelinecalling.org.uk

The Silver Line

Free phone support for older people, 24 hours a day.

Telephone: 0800 4 70 80 90

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk

Dementia

Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

Telephone: 0800 888 6678

Website: www.dementiauk.org

Email: helpline@dementiauk.org

Age UK

Age UK is the country’s largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. We believe in a world where everyone can love later life and we work every day to achieve this.

Telephone: 0800 055 6112

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

Maternity

Chesterfield National Childbirth Trust

National Childbirth Trust (NCT) Chesterfield branch is your local parent support network, helping you become the parent you want to be. Our branch is led by volunteers and offer local parents and parents-to-be invaluable support, services and NCT events.

Telephone: 0300 330 0700

Facebook: @nationalchildbirthtrust

Twitter: @NCTcharity

Website: www.nct.org.uk

Email: nns.chesterfield@nct.org.uk

Home-start Mansfield

Home-Start is a local community network of trained volunteers and expert support helping families with young children through their challenging times. We are there for parents when they need us the most because childhood can’t wait.

Twitter: @homestartuk

Facebook: @homestartuk

Website: www.home-start.org.uk

Email: info@home-start.org.uk

Tommy's

We fund research into miscarriage, stillbirth and premature birth, and provide pregnancy health information to parents. We believe it is unacceptable that one in four women lose a baby during pregnancy or birth. We want every parent to have the best possible pregnancy outcomes and to take home happy, healthy babies.

Telephone: 020 7398 3400

Facebook: @tommys

Twitter: @tommys_baby

Website: www.tommys.org

Email: mailbox@tommys.org

Maternity Action

Maternity Action is the UK’s leading charity committed to ending inequality and improving the health and well-being of pregnant women, partners and young children.

Telephone: 0808 800 0041

Facebook: @MaternityAction

Twitter: @MaternityAction

Website: www.maternityaction.org.uk

Association for Post-Natal Illness

Postnatally depressed women may feel unable to go out of their house, and meeting people may cause them a great deal of stress, therefore contact made on the phone or by e-mail can be ideal.

Telephone: 0207 386 0868

Facebook: @associationforpostnatalillness

Twitter: @APNI_PND

Website: www.apni.org

Email: info@apni.org

Baby Buddy App

Baby Buddy is an award winning mobile phone app for new parents and parents-to-be, created by mums, doctors and midwives.

Download from: play.google.com

Download from: itunes.apple.com

Mental Health

Cruse Bereavement Care

Offering support, advice and information to children, young people and adults when someone dies.

Telephone: 01332 332 098

Facebook: @crusebereavementcare

Twitter: @CruseCare

Wesbite: www.cruse.org.uk

Email: Derby@cruse.org.uk

Trent PTS

Trent PTS is an approved NHS provider of psychological therapies. They are commissioned by the NHS to provide free, flexible, responsive and accessible high quality psychological therapy services, so there is no cost to you. They provide treatment for: depression, anxiety, loss, grief, trauma, relationship problems and many other conditions.

Telephone: 01332 265 659 or 01246 387 498 (new clinic in Clowne with no waiting list at the moment)

Website: www.trentpts.co.uk

Talking Mental Health Derbyshire

Talking Mental Health Derbyshire offers a range of therapies for people experiencing common psychological difficulties, such as those feeling anxious, low, or depressed.

They are a free and confidential service for young people over 16 and adults, who are registered with a Derbyshire GP.

Telephone: 01332 623 700

Website: www.derbyshirehealthcareft.nhs.uk

Insight Healthcare

Everyone goes through difficult times, but sometimes our problems affect our day-to-day lives and we feel that we can’t cope. If you are in this situation, you are not alone.

Insight talking therapies is a free and confidential service, commissioned by the NHS, and is available to anyone aged 16+ and living in Derbyshire.

Telephone: 03005 555 582

Email: east.midlands@insighthealthcare.org

Website: www.insighthealthcare.org

Bolsover and Clay Cross CMHT

The Old Vicarage
High Street
Bolsover
S44 6HF

Monday – Friday, 09:00 – 17:00

Telephone: 03001 233 371

Website: www.derbyshirehealthcareft.nhs.uk

Men Talk

Men-Talk is a brand, new Mental Health meeting – Just For Men.
Open, Honest and 100% Confidential, their mission is to raise awareness, remove stigma and empower peoples lives. If I can change your mind then we can stand together, anything is possible.

Website: www.facebook.com

Email: mentalkmeeting@gmail.com

Freedom Community Project

Freedom offers a range of support for people struggling with mental issues, including counselling and one-to-one support.

Website: www.fcgroup.org.uk

Sexual Health

Derbyshire LGBT+

One of Derbyshire LGBT+ main aims has always been to provide sexual health advice and services to LGBT+ people in Derbyshire.

Telephone: 01332 207 704

Facebook: @derbyshireLGBT

Twitter: @DerbyshireLGBT

Website: www.derbyshirelgbt.org.uk

Email: info@derbyshirelgbt.org.uk

Your Sexual Health Matters

Your Sexual Health Matters is an NHS service for people living in Derbyshire. We provide a range of services and support to residents including 11 clinics, an online service and home testing service, contraception advice and therapy.

Telephone: 0800 328 3383

Facebook: @yshmderbys

Twitter: @yshmderbys

Website: www.yoursexualhealthmatters.org.uk

Email: dchst.yoursexualhealthmatters@nhs.net

Sexual Health Services at Clay Cross Hospital

Sexual health services provided by the NHS are free to UK residents. Please use the contact details below to arrange an appointment.

Telephone: 01246 252900

Website: www.nhs.uk

Email: DCHST.patientexperienceteam@nhs.net

Brook

Brook provides free and confidential sexual health and wellbeing services for nearly 250,000 young people UK-wide, each year.

Website: www.brook.org.uk

Family Planning Association

A sexual health charity, the Family Planning Association gives straightforward information and support on sexual health, sex and relationships to everyone in the UK.

Telephone: 020 7608 5240

Website: www.fpa.org.uk

Sexual Health Helpline

The National Sexual Health Helpline provided by Public Health England is open Monday to Friday, 09:00-20:00.

Telephone: 0300 123 7123

Stop Smoking

Live Life Better Derbyshire

Live Life Better Derbyshire provides support to smokers aged 12 and over living in Derbyshire.

Telephone: 0800 085 2299 or 01629 538 200

Facebook: @derbyshirepublichealth

Twitter: @DCCPublicHealth

Website: www.livelifebetterderbyshire.org.uk

Email: llbd.info@derbyshire.gov.uk

Live Well Derby

With Live Wells Derby’s support and free stop smoking medicine, finding your Will Power to succeed is within your reach.

Telephone: 01332 641 254

Facebook: @livewellderby

Twitter: @LivewellDerby

Website: www.livewellderby.co.uk

Email: livewell@derby.gov.uk

Quit with help

Everyone has a different reason for quitting, get a personalised Quit Smoking Plan.

Website: www.quitwithhelp.co.uk

Useful Contacts

Derbyshire Unemployed workers centre

They are a busy advice service covering North and East Derbyshire. They have 8 staff and over 20 volunteers and students providing Welfare Rights Advice Services.

They offer a mixture of open door drop-in and telephone advice. They provide free and independent welfare rights advice and representation, as well as campaigning for the rights of those who are unemployed, on a low income or sick, injured or disabled by their work.

Telephone: 01246 231 441 

Website: www.duwc.org.uk

Derbyshire Police

Get the latest crime statistics and advice, help us with appeals for information and find out what we’re doing to tackle crime in your area.

Non Emergency: 101 

Emergency Only: 999

Website: www.derbyshire.police.uk

Call Derbyshire

Adult services and child services.

Telephone: 01629 533 190

Derbyshire Law Society

The main role of the society is to support the profession locally.  The Society offers training, social events and represents members’ interests. The Society is able to help members of the public.

  • Finding a local solicitor with a particular specialism.
  • Tracing a solicitor or firm where there has been a change of name, merger or closure.

Telephone: 0800 707 6990 or 01246 550 674

Website: www.derbylaw.net

Home from Hospital Support

6 weeks support with shopping, key safes, bills.

Telephone: 01283 817 417

Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan improves the lives of people affected by cancer locally. They provide practical, medical, emotional and financial support and push for better cancer care. Cancer affects us all. We can all help. We are Macmillan in Hertfordshire.

Telephone: 0300 1000 200

Website: www.macmillan.org.uk

Social Prescribing Link Worker

Julie Baddams referral via the surgery.

Telephone: 07736 016 063

Email: julie.baddams1@nhs.net

Bupa Dental Care - Bolsover

Bupa Dental Care Bolsover is located in the heart of the village of Bolsover, near Chesterfield, Derbyshire. We offer a wide range of dental services for NHS and private patients, including private emergency appointments. We also accept referrals from other dentists.

For non-emergency telephone: 01246 822 348

Website: www.bupa.co.uk

Bolsover District Council

Telephone: 01246 242 424

Website: www.bolsover.gov.uk

Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service

Derbyshire’s fire and rescue service are here to make Derbyshire a safer place to live, work and visit.

Website: www.derbys-fire.gov.uk

Safe and Well visits for vulnerable and fire risk clients NE Derbyshire/Chesterfield/Bolsover.

Telephone: 01246 223 500

Weight Management

First Steps

Eating difficulties and disorders don’t just affect the sufferer, they can have wide ranging implications for all those connected to the individual. At First Steps they believe that support should be available for all those affected including family, carers, parents and that accessing support early can be vital in ensuring an early and sustained recovery. Eating disorders are rarely about food, sufferers often just use this as a way of coping with their underlying emotional difficulties.

Telephone: 01332 367 571

Website: www.firststepsed.co.uk

Bolsover Wellness

The Bolsover Wellness Programme specifically aims to address the life expectancy target set by government by increasing levels of physical activity which in turn will reduce obesity, reduces the risk of stroke, CHD, Diabetes and a range of other illnesses.

Website: www.bolsover.gov.uk

Live Life Better Derbyshire

At Live Life Better Derbyshire they provide support, help and advice for you to successfully lose weight, and keep it off, for good.

Telephone: 0800 085 2299 or 01629 538 200

Facebook: @derbyshirepublichealth

Twitter: @DCCPublicHealth

Website: www.livelifebetterderbyshire.org.uk

Email: llbd.info@derbyshire.gov.uk

Chesterfield Council Weight Management Support

Live Life Better Derbyshire offers free weight management support which will help you set and achieve your long term weight loss goals. The programme runs for 12 weeks, and our group sessions run for an hour a week every Tuesday evening at Queens Park Sports Centre, and Wednesday evening at The Healthy Living Centre.

Telephone: 01246 345 666 or 01246 345 555

Website: www.chesterfield.gov.uk

Email: hlcenquiries@chesterfield.gov.uk or qpscenquiries@chesterfield.gov.uk

Livewell - Lose Weight

Shed pounds sensibly whilst improving your eating and exercise habits. Our three dedicated programmes –Lose Weight for men and women, Active Supporters for men run with DCFC and Liveability for adults with learning disabilities – are designed to support your specific needs in a warm and welcoming environment.

Telephone: 01332 641 254

Facebook: @livewellderby

Twitter: @LivewellDerby

Website: www.livewellderby.co.uk

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous provides insight into problems of eating compulsively, strength to deal with it, and a very real hope that there is a solution.

Telephone: 07798 587 802

Website: www.oagb.org.uk

Email: general@oagb.org.uk

NHS Good Food Guide

Information on a healthy diet and ways to make it work for you.

NHS Good Food Guide

NHS Why Be Active?

Even a little bit of exercise will make you feel better about yourself, boost your confidence and cut your risk of developing a serious illness.

NHS Why Be Active?

Slimming World

You’ll find delicious recipe and menu ideas at your local group, along with all the help you need to get started and reach your target weight.

Website: www.slimmingworld.co.uk

WW

Meetings, Online or a little bit of both. We’ve got options and support, whatever your lifestyle.

Website: www.weightwatchers.com

Derbyshire Dales Sport & Health Activities

This service’s aim is to provide a broad range of opportunities for people living and working in the Derbyshire Dales to become more active, improve health and wellbeing, and improve quality of life.

Facebook: @derbyshiredales

Twitter: @derbyshiredales

Website: www.derbyshiredales.gov.uk

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Young People

Talk to Frank

Honest information about drugs.

Telephone: 0300 1236600

Website: www.talktofrank.com

Student Wellbeing (Buxton Campus & Chesterfield)

If you have something that is affecting you in or out of University at our Buxton Campus or Chesterfield, feel free to contact us. We are open throughout the year, including non term-time periods. Our specialist team of support staff offer support, advice and guidance with personal issues you may be experiencing that may be impacting on your studies.

Telephone: 01298 330414

Website: www.derby.ac.uk

Email: swsbuxton@derby.ac.uk

NHS - Health Weight

For information about you and your weight, weight loss support and safe weight gain, please visit the NHS website.

Website: www.nhs.uk

The Mix

The Mix is a UK based charity that provides free, confidential support for young people under 25 via online, social and mobile.

Website: www.themix.org.uk

Telephone: 0808 808 4994

Bullying UK

We build better family lives together.

Telephone: 0808 8002222

Facebook: @BullyingUK

Twitter: @bullyinguk

Website: www.bullying.co.uk

Email: askus@familylives.org.uk

Divorce Aid

Divorce Aid now helps many thousands of people across the UK and internationally every week. Our motto is: ‘Whatever your situation and wherever you are, we hope to provide divorce advice, support and information on any matter concerning you.’

Website: www.divorceaid.co.uk

Email: office@divorceaid.co.uk

NHS Live Well

General advice for teenagers and young people.

Website: www.nhs.uk/live-well

Health Review and Assessment Clinic

Prescriptions and medicines centre

Prescriptions and medicines centre

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