Useful Links

Please click on the links to find advice and information about various aspects of your health and wellbeing. 

Please note that the Overdale Medical Practice does not accept any responsibility for the content on these sites.

Childhood Immunisations

Latest schedule for childhood immunisations.

Travel information

Fit for travel
Latest Vaccination Information. 

Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Information about countries and visas. 

Stress and Anxiety

Confidential emotional support 24 hours a day.

The leading mental health programme in England and Wales. 

Depression Information. 

A resource to support well-being

The Moodgym
Delivering cognitive behavioural therapy for preventing depression. 

Organ Donation

UK Transplant 
Information about organ donation and how to register. 

Local Activities

B Active Derby

Local Walking Guide

Walk Well – Free walking for health scheme in Derby

Guide to free short walks in the local area

Local voluntary agencies

Medical Advice

Safe and trusted apps to help you manage your health

Medical Chest Online 
A directory of medicine and food supplements that are available “over the counter” from your pharmacist 

Information about antibiotics

Live Well
Information from the NHS on a range of topics

Local information about pharmacists can be found on NHS Choices.


Family Planning Association 
The UK’s leading sexual health charity working to improve the sexual health of all people throughout the UK. 

Male Health 
Male health is run by the Men’s Health Forum, the UK’s leading charity working to improve men’s health. 

Bringing you information about sexually transmitted diseases 

Young Adults

Free and confidential sexual health services and advice for young people under 25. 

Talk to FRANK 
Information about drugs. 

Teenage Health Freak 
Health information aimed at teenagers. 

Details about the centre in Derby offering information, advice, counselling and support to people aged between 12 and 25.