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
  • Adults aged 40-74 without pre-existing conditions for NHS Health Checks

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.

Professionals can now refer patients/persons in your care through our online join forms or through downloadable forms for the following programmes:

Liveability (weight management programme for people with learning disabilities). 
Live IT/Kick IT form (supporting children to manage weight/stop smoking).

Client case studies

Darryl before his weight loss and after he shed 15 stone

Darryl Weston from Derby

Image of Andy before and after his lifestyle transformation
Stop smoking

Finding Freedom and Fitness after 40 years – Andy’s Quit Story

Darryl before his weight loss and after he shed 15 stone
Lose weight
Darryl Weston

Ex Supersize Vs Superkinny star loses 15 stone 

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 2017/2018

To request printed versions of these flyers, please email