Referral criteria

Adults and children registered to a Derby GP practice:

  • Smokers – young people aged 12-17 and adults
  • Children on the 85th percentile or higher for Live IT weight management
  • Adults with a BMI of 30 or higher (27.5 for South Asian ethnicity)
  • Adults aged 60 or over for Forever Active

Click here for a full list of our programmes.

How to refer

Health and other professionals can signpost patients/people to our website to apply to join our weight programmes. Patients can also apply and book an NHS Health Check or their first stop smoking appointment online too.

Coming soon – online referral on behalf of a patient/person in your care.  

Professionals can only refer patients through paper forms for the following programmes:

Liveability adult and Liveability child forms (weight management for people with learning disabilities). Download the Live IT/Kick IT form (supporting children to manage weight/stop smoking).

Client case studies

Dawn from Mickleover

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Livewell clients set to make a real difference for Derby people.

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New lease of life for Norman after incredible 10-stone weight loss.

Useful downloads

Download the Livewell A5 client flyer.

Download our Health Check Poster - presented at the fourth annual conference Getting Serious about Prevention 2017.

Download our NHS Health Check info pack - integrating community based NHS Health Checks with lifestyle services.

Download our Annual Report 2016/2017.

To request printed versions of these flyers, please email livewell@derby.gov.uk.