Living and working well

You can find out more about services, support, and groups that aim to keep you fit and healthy throughout your working life.


Drugs and alcohol support

If you, or someone close to you is struggling with a drug or alcohol issue there are organisations out there who can help. Find out more on our drug and alcohol support pages.

Tobacco and smoking support

If you want to quit or would like to find out more about the work we're carrying out to tackle tobacco and smoking in Derbyshire, visit our tobacco and smoking pages.

Mental health and wellbeing

Good mental health and wellbeing is vital to every part of your life. If you're struggling with a problem you can find out where to go for help and support on our mental health page.

Sexual health

Find out about the sexual health services on offer to you on our sexual health page.

Keeping active

Whether you want to lose the odd pound or you're just after an alternative to the gym there are lots of groups and services around Derbyshire that can help you keep fit, active and healthy. Find out more on our active lifestyles pages.

NHS screening programmes

The NHS offers five main screening programmes for breast cancer, cervical cancer, bowel cancer, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm and diabetic eye screening.

You might be invited to one or more of these screenings. Find out more about what they are and why they're so important on the NHS screening page.

NHS health checks

Did you know that if you're aged between 40 and 74 then you might be entitled to a free NHS health check? The health check aims to reduce your chance of developing serious diseases such as diabetes or heart disease. Find out more on our health checks page.

Weight management

Whether you want to make sure you're getting a balanced diet, need help losing a little weight or are worried about malnutrition, find out how to keep a healthy weight on our weight management pages.

You can also find out where to go to get a healthier eating option when out and about. Whether it's a low fat takeaway or a meal with less salt you'll find local businesses on our Heart of Derbyshire page.

Workplace health

We're working closely with local employers to help them improve the health and wellbeing of their employees. Learn about our new Healthy Workplace scheme (opens in a new window).