Amber Valley is a local government district and borough in the east of Derbyshire, England, taking its name from the River Amber. It covers a semi-rural zone with four main towns whose economy was based on coal mining and is influenced by engineering, distribution, manufacturing and Thorntons confectionery's headquarters and production site.
The seat in the House of Commons of Amber Valley is of smaller scope. The population at the 2011 Census was 122,309.
The village of Crich and other parts of the district was the setting for ITV drama series Peak Practice.
What is foster care?
Temporary custody or guardianship for children whose parents have died or cannot care for them. Check out the agencies listed for foster care in Amber Valley or foster care in other regions.