Littlewick Medical Centre, 42 Nottingham Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5PR  Tel: 0115 932 5229

Newsletter

Please see our December-January patient newsletter below;

Littlewick Medical Centre Newsletter

Updates on the Practice

Active Lives in Erewash Awards

Erewash Borough Council will be holding it’s first Active Lives in Erewash Awards in February 2020. The awards will celebrate how physical activity has changed the lives of people who live in Erewash whether that be individually, in a community group, club or team. The nominations are NOW OPEN and will close on January the 10th 2020.

They are now inviting nominations for the 10 awards on their website, follow the link below to download the nomination form and awards criteria;

https://www.erewash.gov.uk/index.php/sport-and-health-development.html

Littlewick is changing!

We are introducing a new App for all our patients; this app will allow you to;

 

My GP App logo
  • Book and cancel appointments at the click of a button
  • Order repeat prescriptions
  • Receive appointment reminders
  • Monitor and track your health
  • Set up medication reminders
  • Book and cancel appointments for those you care for (with their permission)

 

The app is completely free to all patients and can be downloaded from the Google Play store or from the App Store for Apple devices.

Social Connectors Information Drop In

Do you want to know about local groups, support services and social activities?

Come along to the Social Connectors Information Drop In at Littlewick Medical Centre, please see the poster below to find out when the Drop Ins are…

Social Connector Information Drop In

Surgery Closure

Please be aware the surgery will be closed for training on the 8th January 2020 from 12 noon. We will re-open as normal from 8.00am on 9th January 2020.

Our telephone lines will not be operational, however you will still be able to book and cancel appointments and request repeat prescriptions via the ‘MyGP’ app (available on all smartphone devices).

General information

Derbyshire Home from Hospital Support Service

The Derbyshire Home from Hospital Support Service provides practical support for vulnerable people leaving hospital, or those living at home but at risk of being admitted.

Please see the leaflet below for more information, and to find out how to make a referral to this service.

Derbyshire Home from Hospital Support Service leaflet 

Active Travel

Derbyshire Connect Active Travel provide door-to-door transport to health appointments for people unable to use conventional buses because of their age, disability or because they live in areas where bus services are limited.

For more information please see the booklet below;

Derbyshire Connect Active Travel