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New guide to care and support in Derbyshire

New guide to care and support in Derbyshire – a crucial time for information - A new, updated Derbyshire Care Services Directory has been published in association with Derbyshire County Council. It gives readers crucial information on how to access, and pay for, care services throughout Derbyshire. You may have seen there's a huge amount in the media at the moment about the crisis in social care. If you're growing concerned about your care options, or just want some more information on what your choices may be, this Directory can help. With information to help you understand your options, where to go for advice and how the paying for care system works, the Derbyshire Care Services Directory can support you to make informed decisions. The new edition of Derbyshire Care Services Directory and accompanying website give information on all aspects of arranging care and support in Derbyshire. It includes how to stay independent for as long as possible, the different care and support options available and what to look for when choosing a care provider. It also offers guidance on important issues such as paying for care and what financial assistance may be available from the local authority. There are comprehensive listings of all registered care services throughout Derbyshire, plus checklists to help you ask the right questions when visiting services. For a free copy of Derbyshire Care Services Directory contact Derbyshire County Council on 01629 533190 or email It is also available throughout the region from outlets including hospitals, GP surgeries, Age UK and the Alzheimer's Society. It can be downloaded from and is available in spoken word. Robert Chamberlain, Managing Director of the Directory's publisher, Care Choices, commented: "This is an invaluable source of information for anyone considering short- or long-term care in Derbyshire and contains vital information to help people decide what type of care and support is best for them. "With the current crisis in social care, finding a care service for yourself or a loved one that meets their needs and is affordable can be a daunting and unfamiliar task. This new Derbyshire Care Services Directory has been compiled to help people understand the process and offer them reassurance at every step of their journey." Care Choices is the UK's largest independent publisher for social care and adults with additional needs. It is also the largest publisher of care directories for local authorities in England.

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:32 by Sara Atkinson

Brass Band Festival 2019

North East Derbyshire District Council Brass Band Festival will be held on Saturday 21 September 2019 at the Dronfield Sports Centre. Doors open at 6.30pm with the event beginning at 7.30pm. You can book tickets by ringing the following number (01246) 217391 or you can buy them on the night at the Sports Centre.

Posted: Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:51 by Sara Atkinson

Road Closure - Ashover Road, Kelstedge

Please find details of the proposed road closure for Ashover Road Kelstedge, Ashover
You can view the order on this link

For any queries please email, for the attention David Nicholson, or call on 01629 538685.

Posted: Thu, 05 Sep 2019 15:19 by Sara Atkinson