Derwent Valley Medical Practice

20 St Marks Road, Derby DE21 6AT
81 Sitwell Street, Spondon, Derby DE21 7FH


The Caring Role

We know:

  • Increasing numbers people have a caring role for another person or more than one person
  • Carers may neglect their own needs due to their commitments as carers for other people
  • Carers with health problems may overlook their own health needs and are at risk of:
  • A worsening of their own condition
  • Mental health problem including anxiety and depressions


  • There are services available to provide personal and practical support to help you

This Practice wishes to do everything we are able to help you:


  • We need to know who you are
  • Please complete a ‘Carers Referral Form’ and place it into the box provided below in the waiting rooms at each surgery or hand it into Reception

Thank you for your help

Carers Referral Form