Author: Kath Gruber
Derbyshire Home from Hospital Service is available to anyone who lives in Derbyshire) or is registered with a GP in Derbyshire and has limited support from family or friends.
The service offers the following help:
- Undertaking simple shopping
- Making sure the home environment is warm and comfortable.
- Arranging for key safes to be fitted and community alarm or telecare systems to be provided if needed.
- Supporting... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 13:20 by Kath Gruber
Made Redundant? - Lost Your Job? - Need Help?
At some point the Chancellor may announce an end to the furlough scheme. The present scheme that has been extended a number of times is due to finish on 30th April 2021. This scheme has been a lifeline for many workers during the pandemic. When this financial support comes to an end it is expected that unemployment will rocket with businesses trimming their... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 Feb 2021 13:49 by Kath Gruber
Online and digital health and wellbeing services have seen a huge boom in recent years but with thousands of apps out there it can be hard to know what is trustworthy.
That's why Derbyshire County Council has been working in partnership with The Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps (ORCHA) to develop a new digital apps library.
Health and care professionals and Derbyshire residents can... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 11:47 by Kath Gruber
If you have mislaid any jewellery this week some was found at Pilsley Cemetery by Spire Funerals on Tuesday 9 February.
Please contact them on 01246 221555
Posted: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 10:57 by Kath Gruber
Get Covid Facts not Covid Fiction
Derbyshire County Council is launching a new campaign aiming to help people get the facts about coronavirus.
There's lots of misleading information circulating on social media and in the news, leading people to wonder what is true and what is not.
The new campaign 'Covid 19. Get the Facts' provides trusted, professionally sourced information about some of the main issues... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 16:33 by Kath Gruber
A booklet which gives advice on a range of issues such as theft, fire and personal safety has been launched in a bid to target countryside crime and emergencies in Derbyshire.
The Derbyshire Rural Safety and Crime Prevention Guide has come about through a collaboration between Derbyshire Constabulary, Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service and East Midlands Ambulance... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 17:21 by Kath Gruber
The next meeting of the parish council will take place on Monday 4th January by remote (Zoom) access.
Joining details for the meeting are provided on the front of the agenda.
Posted: Tue, 29 Dec 2020 11:11 by Kath Gruber
The agenda for the parish council meeting on 7th December (6.30pm via 'Zoom') has now been published
Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 13:13 by Kath Gruber
The agenda for the parish council meeting to be held by remote Zoom access (details contained on the agenda) on Monday 2nd November 2020 at 6.30pm has been published
Posted: Sun, 01 Nov 2020 12:36 by Kath Gruber
MESSAGE TO CHESTERFIELD AND NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE RESIDENTS FROM DERBYSHIRE’S PUBLIC HEALTH DIRECTOR
I'm Dean Wallace, Director of Public Health for Derbyshire. It's my job to protect the health of Derbyshire people and a huge part of mine, and my team's work, is to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in our communities.Despite all of our best efforts in sticking to the rules and doing the right thing, confirmed cases continue to rise across the county as they are nationally.
The Boroughs of Chesterfield... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 10:10 by Kath Gruber