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Derbyshire Law Centre Wins Award

Derbyshire Law Centre has been successful in gaining the prestigious Organisation of the Year 2017 award for providing FREE legal advice to individuals and families living within Derbyshire since 1989.   Details...

Neighbourhood Watch National Survey

Neighbourhood Watch is working with Crimestoppers to raise awareness about domestic abuse and what their supporters and volunteers can do to help prevent and report it.   Details...

High Peak Diabetic Self Help Group AGM

Monday 20 November 7.0pm at Community Room, Buxton Fire Station.(SK17 9RZ).   Details...

Eating Disorders Training for Professionals

First Steps offers CPD training to aid professionals working with in the fields of health and social care and education.   Details...

Mental Health Together Consultation Event

Share your views and experiences of health and social - drop in on Thur 23 November 12:00 – 2:00pm at P3 (Amber Trust), The HUB, 1a Hardwick Mount, Buxton.   Details...

High Peak Community Arts AGM

Tuesday 28 November 2017 at 7.30pm at Providence URC Church in New Mills.   Details...

Healthwatch Derbyshire Drop-in at Glossop

The Bureau are hosting a drop-in session in Glossop on Friday 17 November from 10:30am – 2:30pm where they are hoping to talk with people about their experiences of health and social care services.   Details...

Self Care Event in Glossop

Action Together are holding a meeting of the Tameside and Glossop Self Care Alliance on Tuesday 28 November at Bradbury House, Glossop.   Details...

B&Q Community Re-Use Scheme

DIY store B&Q donates unsellable products and materials for re-use by local schools, educational institutions and community groups, for the benefit of the local community and the environment.   Details...

Derbyshire Adult Care Newsletter
Alcohol Awareness Training

Free to anyone working in Shirebrook or Gamesley.   Details...

Local Community Group in Funding Competition

A community group for wartime evacuees who live in High Peak and Cheshire have made it through to the voting stage of the Aviva Community Fund, and now need your vote.   Details...

Cycle Network

People with an interest in cycling can have their say about plans for developing a key cycle network throughout the county.   Details...

White Christmas in Buxton

Matinée Dementia Friendly Films are showing the classic 'White Christmas' on Monday 18 December, at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton. Doors open at 1pm, and film starts at 1.30pm.   Details...

Coiled Basketry Taster Day

Free course in New Mills.   Details...

Doodling for Beginners

Free course in Buxton.   Details...

Cooking on a Budget

Free 4 week course on basic cooking, in Buxton.   Details...

One East Midlands Annual Event

Changing the Rules, Not Just Explaining the Rules - Friday 1 December 2017 10am to 3pm (9.30am for registration and refreshments) at Nottingham CVS, 7 Mansfield Road, Nottingham.   Details...

Christmas Pudding Appeal for Meningitis Now

Since 2007, Rotary Club of Buxton has supported the annual Christmas Pudding Appeal organised by Cwmbran Vale Rotary Club. The 2017 Appeal is for Meningitis Now.   Details...

Animal Extravagnza for Windyways Trust

Fun day on Sat 28 October 11am to 4pm at the JUNGLE exotic pet shop in Buxton to raise funds for WindywaysTrust, which provides care, shelter and TLC for unwanted animals, mostly dogs.   Details...

Vounteer Van Drivers Needed

Volunteers are needed to help deliver surplus food across the county as part of Feeding Derbyshire, a countywide social eating project.   Details...

High Peak CVS Annual Report

High Peak CVS AGM is on Tuesday 31 October 12.45 - 3.10pm at St George’s Parish Hall, Church Lane, New Mills, High Peak SK22 4NP   Details...

High Peak CVS AGM Papers

High Peak CVS AGM is on Tuesday 31 October 12.45 - 3.10pm at St George’s Parish Hall, Church Lane, New Mills, High Peak SK22 4NP   Details...

Trustee Recruitment Citizens Advice Derbyshire Districts

Citizens Advice Derbyshire Districts are now looking for people to join their trustee board to lead the charity, help develop services and secure the vital resources needed to go forward   Details...

Community Action Grant

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire is inviting funding applications which help to deliver his Police and Crime Plan priorities.   Details...

Eating Disorders Training for Professionals

First Steps offers CPD training to aid professionals working with in the fields of health and social care and education.   Details...

High Peak Diabetic Self Help Group

The next meeting will be on Monday 16 October, when staff from the North Derbyshire Health Team will speak about training available for people with Type 2 Diabetes.   Details...

Access to Travel Consultation

The Department for Transport is seeking feedback on a draft accessibility action plan which sets out proposals to improve the travel experience for people with disabilities.   Details...

Dementia Services Experiences

Healthwatch Derbyshire want to hear from anyone who has had experience of dementia services in the last year.   Details...

Derbyshire Suicide Awareness Seminars

Rural Action Derbyshire are providing free Suicide Awareness Seminars across Derbyshire.   Details...

NDVA AGM

NDVA Annual General Meeting and Health and Social Care Voluntary Sector Forum - Wed 11 Oct 9:30am at the Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell.   Details...

Brightside Courses in New Mills

At New Mills Adult Centre.   Details...

Glossopdale Furniture Project AGM

Thur 2 November 12pm at Glossop Cricket Club, North Road.   Details...

Derbyshire Dales CVS AGM

Thur 19 October 2017 1pm at The Memorial Hall, 39 St John's St, Wirksworth.   Details...

Plague Doctor at Hayfield Library

The Plague Doctor’s talk is very fun, very gruesome, and in other libraries has been a hit with all ages!   Details...

Derbyshire Carers Listening Events

Southern Derbyshire CCG events to talk to carers openly and get feedback.   Details...

Buxton Library Big Wellbeing Day

Tuesday 10 October 10.00am - 3.30pm   Details...

Dementia Friendly Films

For people living with dementia and memory challenges, their family & friends.   Details...

Living with A Long Term Health Condition

The Living with A Long Term Condition (LWLTC) programme is for anyone living in Derbyshire who has one or more long-term health conditions such as asthma, arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), depression, diabetes, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), heart disease, sickle cell, HIV, ME/chronic fatigue, chronic pain or any other condition.   Details...

Responding to Online Abuse

One-day CPD accredited training course exploring the common forms of online abuse, how young people are affected and techniques and skills for dealing with these issues.   Details...

Fashion Show

Buxton Soroptimist International members are organising a Fashion Show at the Cavendish Golf Club, Buxton in aid of CAMS.   Details...

Get in Health and Social Care

The Princes Trust: Get into Health and Social Care at Chesterfield Royal Hospital.   Details...

FareShare

Join FareShare's network to receive surplus food for your charity or community group.   Details...

Charity Film Awards 2018

If you have a film or video footage that you are proud of -   Details...

High Peak CVS AGM

High Peak CVS AGM is on Tuesday 31 October 12.45 - 3.10pm at St George’s Parish Hall, Church Lane, New Mills, High Peak SK22 4NP   Details...

Learning Disabilities Celebration Event

Healthwatch Derbyshire will be holding a Learning Disabilities Celebration Event alongside their Annual General Meeting. The event will take place on Friday 6 October 9.30am – 12.30pm, at the Imperial Rooms in Matlock.   Details...

Friends Against Scams

Friends Against Scams is a National Trading Standards (NTS) Scams Team initiative, to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering communities to take a stand.   Details...

Derbyshire Domestic Violence & Sexual Abuse Service AGM
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High Peak CVS AGM

High Peak CVS AGM is on Tuesday 31 October 12.45 - 3.10pm at St George’s Parish Hall, Church Lane, New Mills, High Peak SK22 4NP   Details...

Unique Eating Disorders Specialist Training for Professionals
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Furness Films - Their Finest

Friday 20 October at Furness Vale Community Centre.   Details...

FIND Newsletter

The latest edition of FIND newsletter:   Details...

Furness Vale Field Celebration Day - Dog Show

Saturday 9 September 10.30am – 6pm. Dog Show 15.30pm approx.   Details...

Furness Films - The Sense of an Ending

Friday 15 September at Furness Vale Community Centre.   Details...

IT Help at New Mills Library

Free Help with computers, laptops and tablets. Drop in to New Mills Library Thursday 21 September 2 - 5pm.   Details...

Wonders of the Peak at Buxton Museum

A brand new gallery and digital experience opens at our Buxton Museum and Art Gallery.   Details...

2017 Aviva Community Fund

Opens on 12 September.   Details...

Vote for Glossop Blind Social Club

Glossop Blind Social Club want to extend Their activities for group members to learn new skills and engage in new therapeutic craft activities.   Details...

Hate Crime Survey

To help protect those who are vulnerable and to ensure the support they need is available and accessible, Derbyshire Police have a Hate Crime Survey 2017.   Details...

Derbyshire Connect Buses Countywide

A new Derbyshire Connect service will operate across the county from October, continuing to take people to supermarkets, shops, banks and medical appointments at hospitals, clinics, the doctors, dentists and opticians.   Details...

Wheelchair Friendly Routes on Google Maps

Although Google Maps provides different options for all modes of personal and public transport, there are no alternative routes that support those who are disabled or in need of assistance, the main example of this being a lack of wheelchair friendly options.   Details...

Celebrating People Award 2017

In 2009, High Peak CVS introduced a new annual award in honor of its second Chairperson, Chris Woodcock, the Celebrating People Award.   Details...

Chesterfield Community Care Farm Funding

Chesterfield Community Care Farm has secured funding which will cover the costs of an eligible individual to attend their day service for a period of 4 weeks, 5 days a week, from the start of September 2017.   Details...

Alcohol and Substance Misuse Training

Derbyshire Alcohol Advice Service regularly deliver a number of alcohol awareness and substance misuse courses for health and social care staff and others working with the public.   Details...

Furness Shop and Cafe Appeal

An appeal for anyone interested in joining the standby volunteer team at the Community Shop in Furness Vale.   Details...

Assist Vulnerable People in Police Custody

The Appropriate Adult Service is looking for volunteers in the Derbyshire area to provide independent support to juveniles and to vulnerable people in police custody.   Details...

Charity Film Awards 2018

If you have a film or video footage that you are proud of -   Details...

Green Spaces and Wellbeing Conference

Wednesday 20 September 9.15am – 4.00pm at The Derbyshire Eco Centre, Porter Lane, Middleton, Matlock.   Details...

Pedal Peak for Business Grants

The Peak District National Park Authority is leading on a £450k ‘Pedal Peak Business Initiative’ to increase competitiveness of Small and Medium Size Enterprises (SMEs) to create a welcoming destination by stimulating and supporting a number of tourism businesses that are cycle friendly and contribute to a growing economy.   Details...

Time to Relax

Helpful ways to reduce stress through positive thinking, mindfulness, breathing techniques, walking meditations and being kind to yourself.   Details...

Employment Policies and Procedures

Do you employ staff?   Details...

Tackling Fraud

Charity Finance Group has launched a Counter Fraud Campaign and has produced information and resources specifically for small charities, to help you best safeguard your organisation against fraud.   Details...

New Data Protection Regulations

New General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) will come into effect in the UK from 25 May 2018.   Details...

Derbyshire County Council Plan

DCC publishes a new Council Plan every four years and updates it annually. A new draft Plan for 2017-2021, entitled 'Working for Derbyshire' has just been published, laying out DCC’s priorities and commitments for the next 4 years.   Details...

Healthwatch Derbyshire Learning Disabilities Celebration Event

Friday 6 Oct at Imperial Rooms, Imperial Road, Matlock 9.30am - 12.30pm   Details...

Poetry Competition

To help raise awareness about mental and emotional health and wellbeing P3 are asking people to write a short poem of 16 lines or less answering the question:
‘Where’s Your Head At?’   Details...

Institute of Mental Health Newsletter
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Furness COGS Celebratory Field Day Event

A fun-filled day on Furness COGS new field Sat 8 Sep 10.30am—5pm at Park Avenue, Yeardsley Lane, Furness Vale.   Details...

Queens Award For Volunteering

The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to local volunteer groups across the UK to recognise outstanding work done in their own communities.   Details...

Furness Films

Furness Vale Community Centre Event 3rd Friday of each month.   Details...

Home Start High Peak Volunteer Opportunities
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Dementia Friendly Films in Buxton

New dementia friendly film screenings in Buxton organised by Matinée Derbyshire in partnership with Buxton Film.   Details...

Blythe House Hospice Volunteer Opportunities

Blythe House Hospice in Chapel-en-le-Frith is the only day hospice serving the local community in the High Peak.   Details...

Derbyshire Sport Funding News
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Glossopdale Furniture Project Shop Move

Glossopdale Furniture Project have moved from the shop in Henry Street to 10 George Street, just off the High Street in Glossop.   Details...

Alcohol and Substance Misuse Training

Derbyshire Alcohol Advice Service regularly deliver a number of alcohol awareness and substance misuse courses for health and social care staff and others working with the public.   Details...

CFG Fraud Guide

CFG launches new guide and checklist for small charities on preventing fraud.   Details...

Life You Choose

Life you choose is an arts and multimedia group for adults with learning difficulties.   Details...

Sustainable Hayfield AGM

July 20th at Royal Hotel, Hayfield, 7.30pm, only lasts 20 minutes followed by a very informative and uplifting talk from Joe Margetts and Tom Aspinall from the Moors For the Future project on the underpinning science behind all the work they've been doing to conserve our local South Pennine Moors.   Details...

Better Health Starts at Home

Proposed changes to prescriptions and medicines in Derbyshire public consultation 26 June to 1 September 2017.   Details...

Blythe House Hospice Virtual 10k

Run, walk, cycle or swim your way to 10k anytime throughout July at a time and pace that you decide.   Details...

Environmental Activity with Transition New Mills

Transition New Mills' Himalayan Balsam project involves getting rid of this invasive non-native weed particularly in environmentally sensitive sites in New Mills.   Details...

Henry Smith Charity

Grants between £500 and £2,500 are available to schools, youth groups, not for profit organisations and charities to support recreational trips or holidays within the UK for groups of children experiencing disadvantage or who have disabilities.   Details...

5 Ways to Wellbeing Small Grants

High Peak CVS are administering this small grants scheme which has £12,900 to award in small grants in the financial year 2017/18. Deadline 13 Nov.   Details...

5 Ways to Wellbeing Small Grants

High Peak CVS are administering this small grants scheme which has £12,900 to award in small grants in the financial year 2017/18.   Details...

Derbyshire Public Health Report
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Mental Health Enablement Service

The Enablement Service is a new service offered by Derbyshire County Council's Mental Health Direct Care Team. It aims to assist people with mental ill health to develop the skills they need in order to improve the quality of their lives.   Details...

Derbyshire Independent Community Advocacy Service

This service is available to Derbyshire residents aged 18 or above including people with learning disabilities, mental ill health, physical or sensory disabilities, people with Autism or Asperger’s and older people.
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Derbyshire Recovery and Peer Support Service Rethink

This new service has been developed in partnership with the help of people who have experienced mental health issues.It aims to help clients improve and maintain their mental health and well-being; to access social networks and peer-support and to provide opportunities in their local community.   Details...

Learn More about a Career in Care

People on the hunt for a job or looking to change careers will have the chance to find out more about a rewarding career in care work as DCC take part in local recruitment events.   Details...

First Steps June Newsletter
Derbyshire Befriending Champions

Training, microgrant funding sessions and Dementia Friends information session in July 2017   Details...

Small Group Project Summer Newsletter

View from the Peak, the newsletter of the Small Group Project, is now out:   Details...

Orchestral Concert in Peak Cavern

Sunday 16th July, 6.00 - 7.30pm in Peak Cavern Road, Castleton S33 8WS   Details...

Housing Support in Buxton and Glossop

iDecide Derbyshire is a service providing accommodation and tenancy based support for people aged 16+ experiencing mental health issues.   Details...

Rethink Focusline Consultation

Proposals to change mental health Focusline telephone support.   Details...

High Peak Nightstop

High Peak Nightstop needs your votes to receive £25,000 from Derbyshire Freemasons.   Details...

Glossop Mental Health Meeting

At Glossop Volunteer Centre on Monday 26 June 1-3.30pm.   Details...

Basic Diabetes Training

Monday 19 June at Heart of the Peak in Tideswell SK17 8NY, phone 01298 871000.   Details...

5 Ways to Well-being Small Grants Scheme

High Peak CVS are administering this small grants scheme which has £12,900 to award in small grants in the financial year 2017/18.   Details...

Driver Training for Older Motorists

Motorists in Derbyshire are being invited to take advantage of training sessions aimed at keeping older drivers safe behind the wheel.   Details...

Grant Panel Members Needed

The South West Peak (SWP) Landscape Partnership is seeking Grant Panel members.   Details...

In Kind Direct Charity

In Kind Direct is one of the Prince’s Charities set up to support charities, community groups and not for profit organisations with donated goods.   Details...

Recovery Communities Grants

To further develop the substance misuse recovery community in Derbyshire from October 2017 onward, the Public Health Substance Misuse Commissioning Team will be launching a small grants scheme.   Details...

Sight Support Information Day

Find out more about local services for people with sight loss, and see the range of equipment and aids - Tuesday 13 June 10.30am – 1.00pm at Bradbury Community House, 10 Market St, Glossop.   Details...

Musical Memories

New musical gathering and community singing group where we will all have a sing, drink tea and eat cake!   Details...

Rotary Club of Buxton Summer Fair and Charity Bazaar

Saturday 3 June, 10 am – 4 pm, Pavilion Gardens, Buxton   Details...

New Sign Language Service

Deaf people in Derbyshire are to benefit from a new sign language service.   Details...

Job Opportunities at Tameside Oldham and Glossop Mind!

Three new roles available: Two for the Community Development team and one Client Services position.   Details...

Fitness Into the Third Age
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Bugsworth Basin Fun Day

Saturday 8 July 2017 from 9am to 5pm at Bugsworth Basin Canal.   Details...

Scammers Using WannaCry Attack to Lure Victims

Action Fraud has received the first reports of Tech-Support scammers claiming to be from Microsoft who are taking advantage of the global WannaCry ransomware attack.   Details...

Community Open Day

Buxton and Leek College are holding a FREE community event on Sat 20 May 10am – 2pm.   Details...

Befriending Champions Training

Wed 10 May at the Town Hall, New Mills 9.30am - 3.15pm.
Wed 17 May at High Peak CVS, Whaley Bridge 9.30am - 3.15pm   Details...

Dementia Awareness Week 14-20 May

This year’s theme for Dementia Awareness Week is United against Dementia.   Details...

Tax, Care and Toyboys Talk

Coop Estate Planning friendly and humorous speakers can visit your group at a time to suit you - for groups with senior members.   Details...

Sight Support Derbyshire

Sight Support Derbyshire will be at Buxton Methodist Church on Thursday 4 May
10.30am to 1pm.   Details...

Blythe House Womens Health and Wellbeing Day

Helping you stay healthy - Saturday 6 May 10am – 2pm.   Details...

Mental Health Awareness Training Courses

This full day course is designed to give participants an understanding of mental well-being and mental illness and the issues that arise for people suffering from mental distress and illness; to challenge myths and reduce stigma and to offer ways to assist others experiencing mental distress.   Details...

Tax, Care and Toyboys Talk

Coop Estate Planning friendly and humorous speakers can visit your group at a time to suit you - for groups with senior members.   Details...

Small Charity Week 2017

Small Charity Week, 19-24 June, is the biggest event in the small charity calendar providing free initiatives, competitions and support over six days for charities or local community organisation with an annual turnover under £1.5 million.   Details...

Voluntary Arts Festival 2017 to Launch with Thunderclap!

This year's Voluntary Arts Festival takes place across the UK from 5-14 May with hundreds of events hosted by local creative groups welcoming new members and participants or just those who are feeling a little curious about a particular art-form.   Details...

Village Hall Insurance Cover

Training for the managers of village, community and sports facilities.   Details...

IT Grants

IT Grants for UK not-for-profit groups and charities.   Details...

Mental Health Service Receiver and Carer Engagement Service

Information and question and answer session on Wed 12 April 1–3pm at Belper Football Club, Nailers Conference Centre, Christchurch Meadow, Bridge St, Belper.   Details...

Carbon Monoxide Safety

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (DFRS) and National Grid are working in partnership to raise awareness of the deadly dangers associated with carbon monoxide gas.   Details...

Get Into Health and Social Care

16 May – 23 June at Chesterfield Royal Hospital - meet new people and learn new skills as well as gaining work experience.   Details...

Chapel Arts - Words, Music, Glee and Delight

Advance booking is now open for Words, Music, Glee and Delight, featuring Ian McMillan and Luke Carver Goss on Friday 5 May 8pm at Chapel Golf Course.   Details...

Carers Support Service

From 1 April there will be a new Carers Service provided by Derbyshire Carers Association, offering information, advice, assessment and support to carers.   Details...

The Disability Employment Service

The Disability Employment Service is funded by Derbyshire County Council to support disabled people to find training, work experience, voluntary work and paid employment.   Details...

Mindful Compassion Course

Mindful Compassion Course at Blythe House March - May 2017.   Details...

Whaley Bridge Film Group

Whaley Bridge Film Group are back.   Details...

The Disability Employment Service

The Disability Employment Service, funded by Derbyshire County Council, supports disabled people to find training, work experience, voluntary work and paid employment.   Details...

Friends of Conduit Street Playing Fields Consultation

On 8 Mar Friends of Conduit Street Playing Fields hosted their public consultation event at Tintwistle primary school. Local residents could vote for one of 5 impressive new park designs.   Details...

Chapel Arts - Afternoon Craft Workshops

Three craft workshops at Mustard Seed Coffee Shop, 118 Market Street, Chapel en-le-Frith   Details...

Designing, Building or Retrofitting a Low Energy Home

Sustainable Hayfield free illustrated talk by award-winning Eco Architect Colin Usher on Designing, Building or Retrofitting A Low Energy Home - Saving You Money! - at the Royal Hotel, Hayfield, Friday 17 March 7.30pm.   Details...

Care Home Experiences

Help improve local health and care services by sharing your good and bad experiences of Care Homes in Derbyshire.   Details...

Furness Films

Furness Vale Community Centre Event 3rd Friday of each month.   Details...

High Peak Dementia Action Alliance

If you or anybody you care for is affected by dementia or you would like to know more about the Dementia Action Alliance in Buxton, join them for a meeting on Wednesday 22 March from 1.30 to 3.30pm at The University Dome room Do G04 (ground floor) Devonshire Rd, Buxton.   Details...

First Steps Spring Newsletter 2017

First Steps is Derbyshire’s Eating Disorder charity supporting those affected by Eating Difficulties and Disorders, including parents, partners and families, via recovery and self-help groups, online support, 1:1 support, drama therapy and complementary therapies.   Details...

Free Training for Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day

For National Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) awareness day 2017, Safe and Sound are running free CPD certified half day training for anyone working or volunteering with children and young people in faith settings, sports, community and after school youth groups.   Details...

Buxton Spring Fair Applications

Applications to take part in the 2017 Buxton Spring Fair are now open.   Details...

The Friends of Conduit Street Public Consultation

Wednesday 8 March 3pm - 7pm at Tintwistle School – South Close.   Details...

Together Group

New Mills Volunteer Centre new weekly group 'Together' is starting on Thursday 23 February at St Georges Parish Hall on Church Lane in New Mills.   Details...

Sexual Health Service Consultation

Derbyshire County Council is reviewing the sexual health services it commissions, and would like to know what service users, the public and stakeholders think.   Details...

Grapevine Vision Day

Methodist Church Hall on Friday 10 March 2017 between 12:30 pm and 15:30 pm.   Details...

Deaf Awareness Training

Deafness affects 1 in 6 people, and has been linked to health problems, isolation and difficulties at work.   Details...

British Sign Language Training Courses

BSL training courses designed to help you make your business and services more accessible to Deaf BSL users, and enable your Deaf colleagues to reach their potential at work.   Details...

Quiz and Comedy Night

Quiz and Comedy night on Saturday 8 April 7.00 pm to 10.00 pm at Glossop Labour Club, 11-13 Chapel Street, SK13 8AT   Details...

DSC & IoF North West Conference

Wednesday 8 March, Partnership for Learning, South Road Speke, Liverpool, L24 9PZ.   Details...

Derbyshire Befriending Champions

Training, microgrant funding sessions and Dementia Friends information session in March 2017   Details...

Opportunity from Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce Derby is looking for one day community projects for teams of various sizes to undertake around Derby/Derbyshire.   Details...

A Brief History of Music

Spring Bank Arts are having another Live and Local event on Saturday 18 February.   Details...

University has Cash for Community Funds

Groups in Derbyshire are being urged to apply for grants from the University of Derby’s Community Fund.   Details...

Readings and Reminiscence

A very informal readings and reminiscence style session on the theme of ‘Food Glorious Food’ at Whaley Bridge Library on Friday 3 March 10.30 – 12.00 noon.   Details...

Simple Paper Crafts

A Derbyshire Libraries event at Chapel-en-le-Frith Library on 3 Mar 2-4pm.   Details...

Summer Fair Rotary Club of Buxton

2017 Summer Fair and Charity Bazaar Sat 3 Jun 2017 at 10.00 - 16.00.   Details...

Male Participants Required for a Research Project
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The Old Curiosity Box

An event for visually impaired people at Buxton Library on Tuesday 28 February 2.00 – 4.00 pm.   Details...

Neon Walk

As part of Eating Disorders Awareness Week, First Steps have organised a Neon Walk at Wollaton Hall on Wednesday 1 March 2017 4.00pm - 5:45pm   Details...

Goddards New Service

Goddards has launched a new service to enable employers to support survivors of abuse.   Details...

Stop Loan Sharks New Website
Health for Teens Website

Health for Teens introduces a new and different way for young people to learn about their health.   Details...

Crossroads Derbyshire Newsletter

Crossroads Derbyshire Winter Newsletter is available:   Details...

Heads Together

Support group for those living with a stroke or head injury.   Details...

High Peak Diabetic Self Help Group

High Peak Diabetic Self Help Group is holding a special meeting at the Buckingham Hotel, Buxton to discuss the implications of DVLA regulations on people with diabetes.   Details...

DSC & IoF North West Conference

Wednesday 8 March, Partnership for Learning, South Road Speke, Liverpool, L24 9PZ.   Details...

Wellbeing for Carers

Relaxation, pampering, outings, well-being classes, leisure opportunities and crafts.   Details...

Get Started with Web Design

Prince's Trust Programme Nottingham.   Details...

Films at Furness Centre

Furness Vale Community Centre Event, Yeardsley Lane.   Details...

Volunteer Creative Role with Young People

Funny Wonders in Buxton is recruiting volunteers for their new project 'Changing Faces' which is supported by Children in Need.   Details...

Rotary Club of Buxton 50:50 Swimathon

Saturday 11 March at Buxton Swimming Pool 3.30 to 6 pm.   Details...

Healthwatch Derbyshire Speak Out Newsletter

Healthwatch Derbyshire have recently released their Winter edition of the Speak Out Newsletter.   Details...

Wheels to Work Derbyshire

The Wheels to Work Project is aimed at people living in rural Derbyshire who wish to access work and training placements, but who are prevented from doing so because of transport difficulties.   Details...

Safeguarding Training

Free Training: Child Sexual Exploitation: Recognising, Responding and Reporting   Details...

Funding Surgery for Derbyshire Dales Sports Clubs

Derbyshire Dales CVS are running a second session with Edwina Archer on Monday 6 March at the Imperial Rooms in Matlock, this session is 15:00 – 18:00.   Details...

Derbyshire Befriending Champions

Help lonely and isolated people across Derbyshire as a Befriending Champion.   Details...

Christmas

High Peak CVS will close at 1pm on Friday 23 Dec and will re-open again on Tuesday 3 Jan 2017.   Details...

Live and Local

Live and Local is a not-for-profit arts organisation working with a network of voluntary groups across Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire and Leicestershire, to provide a range of support for arts activities that keep people in touch with their communities and enhance their quality of life.   Details...

Derbyshire Sports Support for Volunteer Coaching

Sports Development Officer, Sue Watson, is offering support to volunteers who want to get into sports coaching. Sue also supports volunteer coaches who want to progress in coaching.   Details...

Specialist Support for Victims of Domestic Abuse

Derbyshire Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse Services' male refuge is now able to offer specialist support to male victims of Honour based violence and forced marriage.   Details...

Baking Blind

Penny Melville-Brown from Disability Dynamics, who is visually impaired, has created a YouTube channel called Baking Blind.   Details...

Youth Mental Health Conference

Call for papers and registration now open for conference 'Youth Mental Health - what role for Primary Care?' Thursday 25 May 2017, 9.30am – 16.00pm at Jubilee Conference Centre, Triumph Road, Nottingham NG7 2TU.   Details...

Befriending Champions Training Session

The next Befriending Champions Training Session will be held on Wed 8 February 2017 at High Peak CVS 9.30am - 3.15pm.   Details...

12 Top Tips for Staying Safe at Christmas

Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service is asking Derbyshire communities to follow its 12 top Christmas 'Elf and Safety' tips to help ensure everyone enjoys a safe and happy festive season.   Details...

Changing Minds at Derbyshire Mind Newsletter
2017 Weston Charity Awards

This is the fourth year the Weston Awards have been run, provideing unrestricted core funding alongside free capacity building support, designed to benefit smaller charities.   Details...

Furness Vale Community Cafe Needs Volunteer

Furness Community Cafe need to recruit another volunteer helper who can commit to every Thursday afternoon to work in the cafe.   Details...

Self Help Showcase

Christmas Tea and Talk on Thursday 8 December 2016 1 to 3pm at Methodist Church Main Hall, Market Square, Buxton.   Details...

Small Group Project Winter Newsletter

View from the Peak, the newsletter of the Small Group Project, is now out:   Details...

2016 Mental Health Campaign Questionnaire

Public Health Derbyshire County Council are carrying out a campaign to destigmatise mental health among young people as well as help them to get the services and support that they need.   Details...

Friends Of Conduit Street Playing Fields

News from the group:   Details...

High Peak CVS Print Service Ends 30 Nov
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Summer Club Trustees Wanted

Buxton and District Summer Club for disabled children is looking for new active trustees to help organise the club which runs in the first two weeks of the summer holidays.   Details...

Remedi

Remedi work with victims and offenders of crime to help victims get answers to their questions and tell the person who committed the offences against them how it made them feel.   Details...

Needle Felting Workshop

Needle Felting Workshop at New Mills Library on Friday 2 December 10.00-12.00, as part of a series of well-being events around the county.   Details...

High Peak CVS Training
Alcohol Awareness Week

Alcohol Concerns Alcohol Awareness Week campaign is 14 - 20 November 2016.   Details...

Eating Disorders Video

First Steps have released a video with the aim to reduce the stigma surrounding eating disorders and difficulties.   Details...

Subsidised Training

Inova Consultancy is now offering European Commission subsidised training for volunteers and support workers who are supporting vulnerable women going through transition and change.   Details...

Charity Governance Awards 2017

The Charity Governance Awards are free to enter and each of the 7 categories offers a £5,000 prize.   Details...

Small Grants

Local funder Foundation Derbyshire is running a Funding Surgery at the Derbyshire Dales CVS offices in Bakewell on Tuesday 22 November.   Details...

Film in Furness

Florence Foster Jenkins - matinee and evening Friday 18 November at Furness Vale Community Centre.   Details...

Derbyshire Alcohol Advice Service Training

Free Alcohol Awareness training for staff.   Details...

Smart Meters

Rural Action Derbyshire is working with Smart Energy GB and the ACRE Network to promote the new generation of gas and electricity meters in Derbyshire.   Details...

Volunteers at the Grapevine

The Grapevine Wellbeing Centre is an independent charity, working with adults suffering a range of Mental Health issues in the High Peak area.   Details...

Blythe House Hospice Light up a Life

Anyone who has visited Blythe House will know what a special place it is, and from mid-November each year a little extra magic is added. The hospice and gardens are lit up with beautiful shining lights, each representing something or someone special.   Details...

Get Started with Digital Arts

If you are aged 16 - 25, into art and not at college or work, then ‘Get Started’ will help you achieve your goals.   Details...

HPCVS AGM 2016

High Peak CVS AGM is taking place on Thursday 3 November   Details...

Tackling Food Poverty Together

The national campaign Tackling Food Poverty Together is a vital issue addressed at next week’s High Peak CVS AGM on Thursday 3 Nov at Whaley Bridge Uniting Church; everyone is welcome to come along.   Details...

Ceilidh

New Mills Volunteer Centre Ceilidh at New Mills Town Hall on Friday 4 November 8pm start. Tickets £7.50 from VC.  

Hire Your Venue to Derbyshire County Council

Calling the custodians of church, village and community halls and venues: your chance to hire to Derbyshire County Council for their meetings, training and events - and increase the income your venue earns.   Details...

Life You Choose Audio Drama

Local group Life You Choose makes international competition with their audio drama.   Details...

Nordic Walking

Nordic Walking uses specially designed poles to enhance your natural walking experience.   Details...

Make the Most of Community Shares

'How to make the most of community shares' is a half day event organised by The Community Shares Unit and Ethex on Tuesday 15 November 2016.   Details...

Tesco Bags of Help

The Friends of Conduit Street Playing Fields have been nominated for an award in the Tesco Bags of Help grant scheme.   Details...

Village and Community Hall Marketing

Good publicity and marketing is key to successful communication within your local area, leading to better community engagement. RAD has two half-day ‘Marketing your Village Hall’ training seminars.   Details...

Wrens Community Action Fund

Grant funding opportunity for projects showing a commitment to the environment, and the provision, maintenance or improvement of a public park or another public amenit.   Details...

Furness COGS AGM

Furness COGS (Community Organising Green Space) AGM Thur 27 October 2016 at 7.30pm at Furness Vale Social Club, Yeardsley Lane, Furness Vale.   Details...

Police Public Consultation

Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa has launched his public engagement programme and would be interested in hearing your views around safety in the area where you live, issues which may affect your local areas and confidence in the police service within Derbyshire.   Details...

1 to 1 Help with Tablets at Whaley Bridge Library

On Tue 8 Nov.   Details...

Support for People with Multiple Needs

Derby-based organisation Derventio Housing Trust is part of a new programme to help people with multiple and complex needs towards and into work.   Details...

Crossroads Derbyshire AGM

Wed 16 Nov from 6.30pm - 8.30pm at Bradbury House in Glossop.   Details...

Free Mental Health Awareness Training

This is a basic level introductory course focusing on adults and aimed at people who have no previous mental health training or who are non-mental health workers whose work or volunteering brings them into contact with people with mental health problems.   Details...

Derbyshire Befriending Champions

Befriending Champion Training, Microgrant Funding Workshop and Dementia Friends Information Session at High Peak CVS on Mon 17 October 2016.   Details...

Over 50s Information Event

At Gamesley Library on Thursday 20 October 10am – 1pm   Details...

Fire Safety Training for Village and Community Halls

Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service with Rural Action Derbyshire, helping to keep village halls and community buildings safe.   Details...

Derbyshire Day to Remember Victims of Domestic Abuse

On Saturday 22 October 10am to 12.30pm at Whaley Bridge Memorial Park – meeting at the Sports Pavilion (access via Park Rd - car parking available).   Details...

Thomas Theyer Foundation Autumn Fair

The Thomas Theyer Foundation (TTF) Autumn Fair is taking place on Sunday 23 October 2016 at the Devonshire Dome in Buxton.   Details...

Training at High Peak CVS

Training sessions coming up at High Peak CVS.   Details...

Better Broadband Subsidy Scheme

The Better Broadband Subsidy Scheme has been developed by the UK government to provide access to a subsidised broadband installation to homes and businesses that are unable to access a broadband service with a download speed of at least 2Mb per second and who will not benefit from the superfast broadband roll out.   Details...

DCC Social Value Strategy

Derbyshire County Council has launched a consultation into their plans to include Social Value when procuring local services, including those from the voluntary and community sector.   Details...

Celebrating People Award

In 2009, High Peak CVS introduced a new annual award in honor of its second Chairperson, Chris Woodcock, the Celebrating People Award.   Details...

Personal Assistant Recruiting

Disability Derbyshire Coalition for Inclusive Living supports individual employers to recruit Personal Assistants county wide.   Details...

Health and Social Care with The Prince's Trust

'Get into Health and Social Care' is a free six-week training programme for young people interested in a career in Health and Social Care.   Details...

Speak Out Newsletter

Healthwatch Derbyshire have released the latest edition of their 'Speak Out' Newsletter.   Details...

Better Care Closer To Home Consultation

A public consultation called 'Better Care Closer to Home' began on 29 June and runs until 5 October.   Details...

Community Stalls on Buxton Markets

Buxton Markets CIC took over running the markets in Buxton at the end of April and have now established a market of regular traders on Tuesdays and Saturdays.   Details...

Suicide Awareness Seminar

This half-day training seminar is suitable for anyone who wants to improve their understanding of the subject, and would be of particular interest to those whose work may bring them into contact with people at greater risk of suicide and self-harm.   Details...

Crossroads Derbyshire Quiz Night

Saturday 29 Oct from 7 to 10 pm at Glossop Labour Club on Chapel St.   Details...

2016 Christmas Pudding Appeal for Meningitis Now

Want your Christmas pudding to do good this year?   Details...

Silver Sunday Free Event

Fit over Fifty are celebrating supporting older people in the wider community.   Details...

Adult Volunteer Passport

If your volunteer role includes supporting adults or you are thinking about volunteering in the future, you could benefit from this course.   Details...

Wellbeing Group Coffee Afternoon

To celebrate World Mental Health Day Wednesday 12 October 1pm-4pm at Footsteps Café in Whaley Bridge.  

Tesco Local Community Fund

Grants of up to £5000 available to improve local open spaces.   Details...

Bright Side Free Friendly Courses

Taking steps towards feeling positive through learning new skills.   Details...

Wine Tasting Evening

Friday 23 September 7pm - £7   Details...

Buxton Stress Busters

A support group for anyone who has a caring role for someone with mental illness.   Details...

Bright Opportunities

You are invited to view the photography exhibition ‘Capturing Nature’ and to see the handmade puppets, crafted by adults with learning disabilities from the High Peak.   Details...

Wellbeing Events in Libraries
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HEADStogether

Formerly known as The BIG S for the last 5 years the group are now rebranding and extending to support a wider range of people under the name HEADStogether.   Details...

Bamford Community Society

Marks and Spencer Community Energy Fund.   Details...

Derbyshire Sports Awards

The Derbyshire Sports Awards are currently accepting nominations for awards that include ‘Club of the Year’, ‘Community Award’ and ‘Volunteer of the Year’.   Details...

Warmer, Brighter, Safer Event

Keeping the lights on and homes warm… Do you work with vulnerable people? Are you supporting clients who are faced with the choice of feeding their family or heating their home? Can you offer energy solutions to communities in need?   Details...

Reading and Reminiscence

On Wednesday 21 September (World Alzheimer’s Day) from 1.30 to 3.00 there will be a Reading and Reminiscence Session on the theme of food and drink at Glossop Library.   Details...

Nestle Waters Community Fund

Nestle Waters Community Fund have extended the reach of the Fund and will accept applications from organisations delivering community-based initiatives across the whole of the Peak District.   Details...

Health and Care Professionals Universal Credit Seminar

Universal Credit – the DWP has described it as the biggest shake-up to the benefits system since it began, with six working age benefits replaced with one.   Details...

Friends of Conduit Street Playing Fields Update

The Tintwistle group continues to be well supported with a core committee of 8 plus numerous additional volunteers from the village and beyond. Rob Baker (Secretary) reports:   Details...

Visual and Hearing Services

Do you want to know more about services, equipment and support available to people with visual or hearing impairments?   Details...

Soroptimists International Buxton and District

Soroptimists International members enjoyed a Car "treasure hunt" which ended at the "Heart of the Peak " in Tideswell where everyone enjoyed home made food and drinks.   Details...

High Peak Diabetic Self Help Group

High Peak Diabetic Self Help Group enjoyed finding out more about nutrition at their recent meeting.   Details...

Life Chances Fund

The Life Chances Fund will tackle entrenched social issues, improving people’s life chances by looking at local solutions for local problems to bring better life chances to individuals. The fund will also support a new academic centre to understand and measure new approaches for the public sector to commission services.   Details...

Sporting Lives Event at Trent Bridge

Heritage Lottery Fund East Midlands will launch the Sporting Lives campaign at Trent Bridge Cricket ground in Nottingham on Monday 19 September 2016. Come along if you are involved with – or interested in – sporting activity or local heritage.   Details...

Celebrate with Big Lottery Funding

A new £3.8 million grant programme for communities across England to celebrate
what makes their local place great in Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th birthday year.   Details...

GSK IMPACT Awards

Core funding and free training for health charities.   Details...

Get Better With Nature Community Fund 2016

Get Better With Nature have extended the reach of their Fund and will accept applications from organisations delivering community-based initiatives across the whole of the Peak District.   Details...

Web Design Volunteer Opportunity

High Peak & Hope Valley Community Rail Partnership requires a volunteer to help
develop and implement a new website.   Details...

Improving Mental Health in the Workplace
Details...
Furness COGS Coffee Morning

Saturday 30 July 9am to 12noon at the Mechanics, Whaley Bridge   Details...

Derbyshire Befriending Champions

New opportunities, training and grant funding.   Details...

Automatic Enrolment for Employers

The law on workplace pensions has changed. Under the Pensions Act 2008, every employer in the UK must put certain staff into a pension scheme and contribute towards it; this is called automatic enrolment.   Details...

Chapel Arts Open Art Show

Chapel Arts are holding their 3rd Art Show on Friday 16 September 2016 from 7:30-9pm, Saturday 17 10am–4pm & Sunday 18 1:30-4pm at Chapel-en-le-Frith Methodist Church, Market St.   Details...

Volunteering Opportunities at The Derbyshire Federation for Mental Health
Details...
Small Group Project Summer Newsletter

View from the Peak, the newsletter of the Small Group Project, is now out:   Details...

High Peak CVS have Equipment for Hire

High Peak CVS have a variety of equipment that Community and Voluntary groups can hire out.   Details...

Disability Derbyshire Coalition

Disability Derbyshire Coalition for Inclusive Living is still open for business despite
the threat of impending budget cuts.   Details...

Derbyshire Law Centre

Derbyshire Law Centre, founded in 1989, is a registered charity providing free legal services to individuals and families.   Details...

PAT Testing Training

Portable Appliance Testing. Quick Test working with Rural Action Derbyshire, helping to keep village halls, community buildings and workplaces safe. No prior electrical knowledge is required to attend.   Details...

Tea and Talk
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Foundation Derbyshire Rolls-Royce 2016 Fund

The Rolls-Royce 2016 Fund is seeking to make a meaningful difference to the lives of children and young people in crisis.   Details...

Skills Exchange Project Survey

Can you spare a few minutes to complete a short survey?   Details...

Holiday Grants for Children

The Henry Smith's Charity has announced that Holiday Grant for Children Programme is due to re-open for applications on 1 July 2016.   Details...

Dementia Question and Answer Evening

A question and answer session intended for people diagnosed with dementia and their carers; local services seeking advice, or people with a general interest in the condition, will be held at The Devonshire Dome Room D0/G18 on Tuesday 12 July 2016.   Details...

Chapel Arts Events at Whaley Water Weekend
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Buxworth Wells Dressing

At St James Church Sat 25 June - Sat 2 July 10am to 5pm daily. Dedication of the Well - Sat 25 at 10.30am.   Details...

Whaley Bridge Film Group

There are two special screenings for Whaley Water Weekend on 11 June 2016 at the Mechanics Institute.   Details...

Music Grants for Older People

The registered charity Concertina makes grants of up to £250 to charitable bodies which provide musical entertainment and related activities for the elderly - the next deadline for applications is the 31 October 2016.   Details...

University of Derby Community Fund

The Community Fund is one way in which the University of Derby hope to give back to local people. Over the next year they will be handing out grants to inspiring projects that seek to benefit the community in some way.   Details...

Training / Meeting Room for Hire at High Peak CVS

High Peak CVS has a training room available for hire at our office on 105 Buxton Road, Whaley Bridge.   Details...

Cherish Family Support Launch

Cherish Family Support is the new name for the local pregnancy and family support charity formerly known as Choices-Derbyshire.   Details...

Vulnerable Families Could Cut Water Bills

Thousands of families in the Severn Trent area could cut their water bills by up to 90% thanks to the Big Difference Scheme.   Details...

Alcohol Awareness Training

Derbyshire Alcohol Advice Service provides FREE training in Alcohol Awareness and Brief Interventions.   Details...

Grants for Youth Activities in Derbyshire

Groups and projects which provide activities for young people in Derbyshire can now apply for a share of £50,000 from DCC.   Details...

DCC Consultation on Proposals to Stop VCS Grant Funding

Derbyshire County Council is consulting on proposed cuts to the voluntary and community sector in Derbyshire. Please see the link below:   Details...

New Mills School and Volunteer Centre Celebrate Volunteering

New Mills and District Volunteer Centre (NM&DVC) and New Mills School and Sixth Form are holding 'The Big Celebration' Tea Party to celebrate the positive contribution of volunteers in New Mills and district.   Details...

Derbyshire Sport Consultation

Derbyshire Physical Activity and Sport Strategy 2016 – 2021.   Details...

Budgeting Advice

Citizens Advice Derbyshire Districts is offering a free budgeting advice service. An adviser can help with all aspects of money management, understanding credit, banking, savings and how to deal with debt   Details...

Village Halls and the Community Benefit Society

The ACRE Network has provided information advice and support for village halls since the 1930s and pioneered the model legal documents which set out their constitutional structure.   Details...

High Peak Councillors Initiative Fund

Grants are available from the Councillors' Initiative Fund for local groups and businesses to encourage beneficial community activity.   Details...

Afternoon Tea

Tintwistle WI are holding an Afternoon Tea on Saturday 4 June to celebrate the Queen’s 90th Birthday.   Details...

Chair Based Exercise CD

Baroness Estelle Morris, Patron of Darley Dale based First Taste, launched the Charity's latest chair-based exercise CD "Yet More Music to Move" on Friday 13 May at the Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale.   Details...

Stalls at One World Festival 2016

OWF are now planning for the 26th festival, taking place on Saturday 2 July
2016 , 12 to 6pm at High Lea Park in New Mills. A stall is a great way to share your message with members of the public.   Details...

Furness COGS Progress Update

It has been a great year for Furness COGS (Community Organising Green Space) and the work can now finally begin on the field which is why this year’s Field Day is taking place at an alternative venue.   Details...

Care Act Workshop

An Introduction and Overview of the Care Act 2014 - Monday 20 JUne 10-12.30 at High Peak CVS, 105 Buxton Road, Whaley Bridge, High Peak..   Details...

Free English Classes in New Mills

Every Thursday 10-12.00 starting 2 June 2016 at New Mills Volunteer Centre 33/35 Union Rd, New Mills, SK22 3EL.   Details...

Bring Joy Foundation

The Home Stead Senior Care Bring Joy Foundation is a brand new charity set up in 2014 to bring the fun and joy back into ageing.   Details...

GP Online Services Questionnaire

Healthwatch Derbyshire is conducting a survey to determine whether patients are aware of the GP services available to them online, and to investigate the accessibility of services on GP websites.   Details...

DCC Adult Passport Course

The Derbyshire Adult Volunteer Passport is free training for volunteers who support adults in Derbyshire.   Details...

More Tea and Talk

Derbyshire Mental Health Federation and Grapevine invite you to More Tea & Talk.   Details...

Skipton Building Society Grassroot Giving Scheme

Skipton Building Society is offering donations of £500 each to 163 community groups including sports clubs across England (not just Yorkshire or near to their branches).   Details...

Dementia Awareness Week

Become a ‘Dementia Friend’ during Dementia Awareness Week 15 to 21 May 2016.   Details...

New Mills Fund

Community Grant Application - New Mills Town Council is able to consider applications for grants from voluntary groups or charitable organisations.   Details...

Printing Services at High Peak CVS

High Peak CVS has a high speed laser printer to provide printing services for Community and Voluntary Groups.   Details...

Lloyds Bank Foundation Enable Programme

Smaller short term grants are available to strengthen charities and CIOs in England and Wales which work with people experiencing multiple disadvantage at one of the critical points in their life.   Details...

Lloyds Bank Foundation Invest Programme

The Invest Programme is open to Round 3 applications from charities and CIOS in England and Wales.   Details...

Postcode Community Trust - Community Grants
Details...
The Police and Crime Commissioner Fund for Derbyshire
Details...
Jefford Weller Fund

This fund supports work addressing homelessness and housing issues in Derbyshire.   Details...

Freemasons of Derbyshire Fund
Details...
Volunteering Opportunity for Special Olympics Derbyshire

The Special Olympics Derbyshire network are recruiting a Volunteer Coordinator to be part of their committee and help develop the new network.   Details...

Fire Service New Safe and Well Visits

As part of its commitment to the health, well-being and safety of its communities, from the 1 May 2016, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (DFRS) changed the delivery of Home Safety Checks to new Safe and Well Visits.   Details...

Chapel-en-le-Frith Ladies Choir in Concert

Chapel-en-le-Frith Ladies Choir in concert with guests The Hope Bank Cafe Orchestra on Saturday 14 May at 7.30pm.   Details...

Playing Fields Legacy Fund

The Playing Fields Legacy Fund is a small charity established to get more people, especially the young and disadvantaged, playing sport through more effective use of playing fields.   Details...

New Derbyshire Capital Funding Pot

The Derbyshire Environmental Trust (DET) is running a new funding scheme this year and next.   Details...

Social Enterprise Business Support and Advice

D2N2 Growth Hub can provide for Social Enterprises which are looking to develop their business, invest in new or larger premises or capital activities and or create new jobs, take on apprentices.   Details...

Get into Health and Social Care Traineeship

This will be a 12 week traineeship which will include Maths and English training as well as the completion of the care certificate.   Details...

Harmony Project Vacancies

The Harmony Project ia a specialist refuge service in Derbyshire providing safe accommodation for 16- 24 year women fleeing domestic abuse from their families or intimate partners.   Details...

New Mental Health Ambassador Programme

One of our High Peak groups is now able to offer support for anyone wishing to take up outdoor activity to enhance their mental well-being.   Details...

Calling All Grant Fundraisers!

Are you looking for grant funding but don't know where to apply? High Peak CVS has access to a database of 4,500 grant-making trusts and foundations giving over £4.5 billion in funding every year.   Details...

Veolia Environmental Trust

The Veolia Environmental Trust has reopened to applications with a new process that streamlines applications. Not-for-profit organisations with environmental or community-based projects in the United Kingdom can apply.   Details...

Jewson Building Better Communities

Jewson is giving away £100,000 to help build better communities.   Details...

Tesco Bags of Help Programme

Tesco Bags of Help Programme has opened for Round 2 applications from local groups in England, Scotland and Wales.   Details...

Power to Change - Community Business Fund

Power to Change has announced its 2016 Community Business Fund.   Details...

New Mills Foodie Friends Cafe Launch Event
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High Peak Fibromyalgia/ME/CFS Support Group Event

Table Top/ Craft/ Coffee Morning event on Saturday 14 May 10am-2pm at Glossop Cricket & Bowling Club, North Road.   Details...

Community Wildlife Spaces Volunteer Day

Community Wildlife Spaces are having their next volunteer day on Sunday April 24 at Granby Rd Park, Fairfield. It will be a clean and tidy up day, with some strimming in preparation for the creation of a wild flower meadow.   Details...

Whaley Bridge Luncheon Club Needs Volunteers

Want to help out and have a lovely meal as well?   Details...

Furness Films

Furness Vale Community Centre Event 3rd Friday of each month.   Details...

Furness Vale Cogs Field Day Event

Saturday 21 May 12 noon to 6pm at Lodge Farm Field, Calico Lane.   Details...

Appeal to Help to Banish Children's Holiday Hunger

DCC are asking organisations which run clubs or activity schemes to help support vulnerable children at risk of going hungry during the school holidays.   Details...

Grants for Good Summit in Liverpool

Come along on Wednesday 20 April from 10:00am to 12:00pm for this free summit, supported by Lloyds Bank Foundation.   Details...

Vote for Gamesley G52

G52, who last year won the High Peak CVS ‘Celebrating People’ award, is one of 10 groups shortlisted for a Stoves Community Kitchen award.   Details...

Whaley Bridge Band

Whaley Bridge Band is a traditional brass band established over 150 years ago. They have vacancies for experienced players, cornets, trombones and percussion in particular but all instruments welcome.   Details...

Volunteering Opportunity with Derbyshire Countryside Service

Each year in May and November Derbyshire Countryside Service survey a random sample of paths to see how easy they are to use: it helps them understand how well they are doing at keeping Derbyshire's rights of way in good order.   Details...

Mental Health First Aid

Derbyshire Mind are running a Mental Health First Aid for Armed Forces Personnel course on 25 and 26 April in Derbyshire.   Details...

Blythe House Launches Hospice at Home Service

Blythe House Hospice announces the launch of an innovative new project to
bring Hospice at Home services to patients and their families within the High Peak.   Details...

Rotary Club of Buxton Free Blood Pressure Checks

Rotary Club of Buxton in collaboration with the Stroke Association is offering free BP checks by health professionals to members of the public.   Details...

One Number for Victims of Domestic Abuse

Victims of domestic abuse including men will now have just one number to call as DCC expand their helpline service.   Details...

Two Super Kitchens to Open

Derbyshire's next two Super Kitchens are set to open as part of a partnership project to create community eating spaces and tackle food poverty using surplus supermarket produce.   Details...

One World Festival 2016

For the 26th One World Festival on Saturday 2 July 12 - 6pm in High Lea Park, New Mills, the theme will be the UN Global Goals for Sustainable Development.   Details...

Hayfield Visitor Centre Closure Consultation

Have your say on the possible closure of visitors services at Hayfield Countryside Centre and Tapton Lock Visitors Centre.   Details...

BBC Children in Need Grant Deadline

BBC Children in Need has announced that the next applications deadline for its Main Grants Programme has been changed to 15 May 2016.   Details...

Poynton Royal British Legion Concert Band

Saturday 9 April 7.30pm at New Mills Town Hall.   Details...

Santander Discovery Foundation

The Santander Foundation has become The Discovery Foundation to reflect its important role in Santander UK's new flagship community programme called The Discovery Project.   Details...

Rotary Club of Buxton Summer Fair and Charity Bazaar

Calling voluntary organisations and charities in the Buxton area! Make sure you've booked your table(s) at the Rotary Club of Buxton's Summer Fair and Charity Bazaar, Sat. 11 June 2016 in The Gardens Marquee, Pavilion Gardens, Buxton.   Details...

Blythe House Hospice Bereavement Support

Blythe House Hospice is to launch two new bereavement groups, starting in April.   Details...

Volunteer Gardening Day

Tidying Chatsworth Road garages in Fairfield.   Details...

Bus Consultation

Local residents are reminded they can still take part in Derbyshire County Council's consultation on the future of the county's bus services.   Details...

Free Mental Health Awareness Training

Derbyshire Mental Health Forum have recently announced some additional dates for FREE Mental Health Awareness training courses.   Details...

New Carers Service at Blythe House Hospice

Blythe House Hospice is delighted to announce the launch of a new Carer’s Evening Support Group. The move comes as the Hospice also extends services within the community with their new Hospice at Home service.   Details...

Equipment for Hire at High Peak CVS

High Peak CVS have a variety of equipment that Community and Voluntary groups can hire.   Details...

Energy Advice for Residents

Free energy saving advice and tips on keeping warm and well for High Peak residents:   Details...

Get Into Health and Social Care

A 6-week programme including one week of training to gain a level 1 certificate in care and 5 week work placement on a ward in the Chesterfield Royal Hospital.   Details...

E.ON Energy Action Fund

The funding is intended for a range of energy related improvements and activities, from appliances and insulation to educational events. Priority will be given to projects focused on reducing energy use and renewable energy. Deadline 8 April 2016.   Details...

Get Started with Digital Arts

The Princes Trust in partnership with First Art are offering a free one week Get Started with Digital Arts course based at DCAS in Chesterfield.   Details...

£10m Community Business Fund

Power to Change will begin accepting applications for the £10 million Community Business Fund on 26 April 2016, and will be awarding grants between £50,000- £300,000 to support and develop community businesses in England.   Details...

Village SOS Offer of Support

Support for projects to develop a sustainable community.   Details...

Saturday Coffee Morning at New Mills Volunteer Centre

Coffee morning this Saturday the 5 March 10am - 1pm at the Volunteer Centre 33/35 Union Road, New Mills, SK22 3EL.   Details...

Small Charity Week 13-18 June 2016

Small Charity Week is an annual event to celebrate and raise the profile of the small charity sector (turnover under £1.5 million) and the amazing work they do.   Details...

Blythe House Hospice Back on Track

Bereaved Children and Young People can continue to access Counselling through Blythe House Hospice thanks to a new three year grant from BBC Children in Need.   Details...

Cyber Attacks

Business owners are being encouraged to be vigilant against online extortion demands.   Details...

Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust

Grants are available to UK registered charities for a range of projects, which changes each year. The theme for 2016 is Children and Youth.   Details...

Royal British Legion New Funding Opportunity

The Royal British Legion directly helps thousands of beneficiaries every year, and also provide funds to other organisations, manage trusts and scholarship funds and help the wider Armed Forces community in many ways.   Details...

Urban Community Energy Fund

The Government’s Urban Community Energy Fund is encouraging groups to submit their grant applications by 25 March 2016 as this may be the final deadline for the fund.   Details...

The Tom Jordan Bursary

The Rotary club of Glossop is looking for an exceptional, courageous young person to award this year’s Tom Jordan Bursary to.   Details...

Derby Citizens Advice and VCS Cuts

Please help save CAB services in Derby – sign the petition and, if possible, circulate to all your contacts.   Details...

One World Festival AGM

Sat 19 March AGM 6pm then pre-Festival warm up 7.30pm at The Torrs in New Mills. All Welcome - Free entry.   Details...

Training / Meeting Room for Hire at High Peak CVS

High Peak CVS has a training room available for hire at our office on 105 Buxton Road, Whaley Bridge.   Details...

Tender Ready Workshop

This programme is designed for those who may be thinking about tendering, but aren't quite sure of the process, for those who have tried applying for tenders but haven't been very successful and for those who are considering partnering with others to tender for work.   Details...

Microsoft Licence Update

Through the NCVO agreement with Microsoft charities can purchase software at academic pricing, the lowest price;   Details...

The Hilden Charitable Fund

The Fund has allocated a small budget to help community groups run summer play schemes for disadvantaged communities. Some priority will be given to projects which show they are inclusive of children from refugee families, and show BME involvement.   Details...

Spirit of Achievement Music and Dance Challenge Fund

Funding is available for projects in England and Wales that give people of all abilities the chance to develop skills, confidence and expressive abilities through anything that involves music and/or dance.   Details...

Our Derbyshire Directory

Listing more than 3000 local groups, the directory has the contact details for all kinds of organisations, from charities and community groups to childminders and cycling clubs.   Details...

New Mills Wellbeing Day

This event is open to all, and is a chance to take part in various activities as well as find out about local services and organisations. No need to book, just come along!   Details...

Swap Electric Blanket for a FREE Fleece Topper

To help you stay safe in your home this winter DFRS is offering to replace your electric blanket for a plush fleece topper.   Details...

Consultation on Subsidised Buses

Local residents are being asked their views on proposals to stop paying for local bus services and community transport to help DCC deal with budget cuts.   Details...

Hate Crime Awareness Training

FREE half day training sessions being held on either Thursday 17 March 2016 or Wednesday 11 May 2016.   Details...

Suicide Awareness Training

Upcoming dates for free half-day seminars about increasing the awareness and breaking down the barriers surrounding the subject of suicide.   Details...

Free Online Course for Dementia Support

A course for those looking to develop a better understanding of dementia, share experiences and explore the best practices of caring for people with dementia.   Details...

Dementia Support Services Consultation

Derbyshire County Council, Derby City Council and the NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups are consulting on the delivery of Dementia Support Services in Derbyshire and Derby City.   Details...

Quiz Night

Friday 19 March 7.30pm at New Mills Town Hall,   Details...

Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team Bereavement Service

Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team is pleased to present their new Bereavement Support Service. Funded by the Big Lottery the service will aim to provide support, information, friendship, advice and guidance to all who have been affected by the loss of a loved one through an asbestos related disease.   Details...

Consultation on Plans to Close Children's Centres

Families are being asked for their views on proposals to close up to 32 children's centres as DCC try to deal with budget cuts.   Details...

Care Act Workshop

The Care Act session being held on Friday 18 March will look at all the changes in legislation that will affect vulnerable adults and unpaid carers living in Glossop and how these will impact on statutory and voluntary service provision.   Details...

Printing Services at High Peak CVS

High Peak CVS has a high speed laser printer to provide printing services for Community and Voluntary Groups.   Details...

Big Energy Saving Project - Keep Warm and Save Money

Warm invitation to come and meet High Peak CVS to help you keep out the cold this winter and save money.   Details...

Campaign for Grant Funding

Charities have lost more than £3.8bn in grants from government over the last decade. At the continued rate of decline there will no government grant money for charities by the next general election. This could destroy families and communities across the UK.   Details...

Buxton Spring Fair

Applications for stands at the 2016 Buxton Spring Fair are now open.   Details...

Get Into Health and Social Care

The Prince’s Trust and Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation are offering a free six-week training course in NHS Health & Social Care.   Details...

Chair Based Exercise CD

Baroness Estelle Morris, First Taste’s Patron, will be launching the First Taste’s fourth chair based exercise CD on Friday 13 May 2016 at 2 pm at the Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale Nr. Matlock , DE4 2EQ .   Details...

Antibiotic Resistance and Salute to Satchmo Concert

Saturday 12 March 7pm at Town Hall, Chapel en le Frith   Details...

Crimestoppers Charity are Recruiting Volunteers in Derbyshire
Community Climate Action Network Conference

Free to attend - Sat 5 March 10 to 4pm - Loundsley Green Community Centre, Cuttholme Road, Loundsley Green, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 4QU.   Details...

Access for ALL

Campaigning group High Peak Access invite local groups, councillors and residents to look at how access can be improved for all in New Mills, Whaley Bridge, Hayfield, Chinley and surrounding areas.   Details...

Ceilidh New Mills

Friday 5 Feb at New Mills Town Hall 7.30pm. Fundraising event for New Mills Volunteer Centre - have a great night out.   Details...

Singers and Ringers Concert

Chapel Ladies Choir with guests Kinder Handbells.   Details...

Children's Mental Health Week

The theme of this year’s Children’s Mental Health Week (8-14 February 2016.) is ‘building resilience’ and enabling children to ‘bounce forward’ from life’s challenges.   Details...

Kitchen Equipment

British cooking appliance brand, Stoves, is looking for community projects to support as part of its new £20,000 Community Kitchens campaign awarding deserving initiatives with thousands of pounds worth of kitchen appliances.   Details...

Telephone Scam Warning

Derbyshire County Council are warning residents about scam phone calls being made in their name.   Details...

Personal Health Budgets for Patients in Tameside and Glossop

Developing the Local Offer in Partnership. Initial Workshop on 1 February 2016, 9.30am – 1pm including lunch.   Details...

Sports Relief Community Cash

This year Comic Relief is distributing a £50,000 Sports Relief Community Cash fund to communities across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland – deadline for applications 14 February 2016.   Details...

Capacity Building, Tendering and Procurement

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire would like to offer a free training opportunity to voluntary organisations who provide victim focussed services.   Details...

Your Future Careers Fair - Buxton

If you know anyone aged 14-24, feel free to encourage them to get involved in this exciting and interactive event to help discover a future career path.   Details...

Scam Awarness Event

Derbyshire Scam Watch in partnership with High Peak Community Safety Partnership are holding a scam awareness session in the High Peak.   Details...

Bavarian Night in Aid of Conduit Street Playing Fields

The Arnfield Omm-Pah band - 8.30pm Sat 13 Feb at Tintwistle Conservative Club.   Details...

Warm Invitation to Help Local People Keep Out the Cold

Free training and information session for frontline workers, befrienders and volunteers - Wednesday 10 February 2016, 10am - 12noon Whaley Bridge (with lunch)   Details...

Capacity Building, Tendering and Procurement

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire would like to offer a free training opportunity to voluntary organisations who provide victim focussed services.   Details...

Annual Survey of Charities and Voluntary Organisations.

National Charities and Voluntray organisations survey 2015 deadline extended to 31 January.   Details...

Action on Hearing Loss Consulation

Impact Consultancy and Research are currently carrying out a consultation on behalf of Action on Hearing Loss.   Details...

Computers for Rural People Scheme

Individuals, clubs and organisations in rural areas that need access to information and services, are able to purchase fully functioning ex-government computers for as little as £130.   Details...

Fundraising Event

Crossroads Derbyshire presents The Monday Mondays' Winter Blues Buster. A night of glorious a capella singing of popular contemporary songs and classic tunes to chase the winter blues away!   Details...

Small Group Project Winter Newsletter

View from the Peak, the newsletter of the Small Group Project, is now out:   Details...

Mental Health - The Five Year Plan

A Mental Health event in Manchester this March where those leading the five year strategy will offer practical guidance, advice and real examples to help transform and improve mental health care.   Details...

Weston Charity Awards

Weston Charity Award are about to launch a new round.   Details...

Club Matters Update December 2015

Club Matters is Sport England's one stop shop for sports clubs.   Details...

BBC Radio 1 Volunteering Campaign

BBC Radio 1 have launched a new year-long volunteering campaign to motivate young listeners to pledge 1 million hours of time to good causes over the next 12 months.   Details...

The Finnis Scott Foundation

Deadline 23 December.   Details...

Help the Homeless

Deadline 15 December.   Details...

Tesco Local Community Scheme

The closing date for the Tesco Local Community Scheme has been extended until 12 noon 11 December.   Details...

Equality Exhibition Coming to Stockport

The History of Racial Equality.   Details...

HPCVS Christmas Closing

High Peak CVS will close for Christmas at 2.30pm on Wednesday 23 December and reopen again at 09.30am on Monday 4 January 2016.  

Superkitchen

Super Kitchen is coming to Derbyshire and sharing their social eating vision through the Feeding Derbyshire Strategy.   Details...

More Tea and Talk

Derbyshire Mental Health Federation and Grapevine invite you to More Tea & Talk.   Details...

Yuletide Harmony Concert

Chapel-en-le-Frith Ladies choir Yuletide Harmony concert with guests Burbage Band.   Details...

Computers for Rural People Scheme

Individuals clubs and organisations in rural areas that need access to information and services, are able to purchase fully functioning ex-government computers for as little as £130.   Details...

Grants to Improve Rural Areas

Grants of more than £2,500 are available to help small businesses, farmers and community groups in parts of Derbyshire Dales and High Peak to develop and grow.   Details...

Equity Foundation Grants

Grants are available to local non-profit organisations for projects that benefit communities where Equity Housing Group has a presence which includes High Peak.   Details...

Combs Brownies Need Volunteers

1st Combs Brownies urgently need Adult Volunteers to join their Leadership Team.   Details...

Beard Crescent Park Open Day

Friends of New Mills Parks were recently awarded a £40,000 grant from the Derbyshire Police Commissioner's NICE Fund 2015 to redevelop Beard Crescent Park.   Details...

Vouluntary and Community Sector Review

Commissioners are undertaking a Voluntary and Community Sector Services (VCS) review.   Details...

Self Care Week 2015

To mark Self Care Week 2015 (16 – 22 November) NHS Tameside and Glossop Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) want to raise awareness about how you can Self Care for Life!   Details...

Charity Fashion Show and Sale

Mon 23 Nov 7pm at Glossop Cricket Club, North Road, Glossop.   Details...

Christmas Fayre at Grapevine Wellbeing Centre

Christmas Fundraising Event on Saturday 12 December 10am to 12 noon at Grapevine Wellbeing Centre, 15 Scarsdale Place, Buxton.   Details...

High Peak Remembers Women Killed by Domestic Abuse

High Peak and Derbyshire Dales Domestic Abuse and Sexual Abuse Action Group candle-lit vigil to remember the two women who are killed each week in domestic abuse incidents.   Details...

Domestic Violence Candlelit Vigil

High Peak and Derbyshire Dales Domestic Abuse and Sexual Abuse Action Group are holding this event at Turners Memorial in Buxton on Wed 2 Dec 5-6pm.   Details...

Have Your Say on DCC Budget

Derbyshire residents are being encouraged to have their say on how they would make a £40 million cut in spending needed by DCC, and if they think council tax should be increased next year.   Details...

ACT Foundation

The Foundation provides grants to individuals and other charities, principally in the UK, with the aim of enhancing the quality of life for people in need - specifically mentally and physically disabled people.   Details...

The Old Possum's Practical Trust

The trust makes a number of grants each year for literary, artistic, musical and theatrical projects. The Trust was established by Valerie Eliot, T.S Eliot's widow.   Details...

Heroes Return 2

The programme provides Lottery funding to help World War II veterans who saw active service and are resident in the UK or the Republic of Ireland to take part in commemorative visits to mark the anniversary of events that led to the end of WWII.   Details...

Alcohol Research UK

Small grants - deadline 24 November
Research innovation grants - deadline 9 December   Details...

The Peter de Haan Charitable Trust

The Trust is accepting applications for environmental projects.   Details...

Hedley Foundation

The Foundation makes grants to small charities working with young people aged between 11 and 25 in the areas of Recreation, Sport, Training, Health and Welfare,   Details...

Torch Trophy Trust

Torch Trophy Trust offers bursaries to individuals or groups who would like to train to enhance their knowledge or improve their coaching skills.   Details...

Take Back Your Power a Parliament Week Event in Derby

On Friday 20 November at 6.30 pm, M-prez Enterprise will be hosting a free event called Take Back Your Power for Parliament Week at The Voice Box in Derby. Parliament Week is a national programme of events designed to encourage people to engage with the UK’s democratic system.   Details...

Mellor Open Gardens - Advance Notice

Sunday 22 May 2016 twenty gardens open to the public from 11am to 6pm.   Details...

Arts Derbyshire Conference 2015

Made in Derbyshire - a celebration of creative Derbyshire   Details...

Ostrich or Phoenix? Climate Change, Facts and Futures

An illustrated talk by international climate change expert, Kevin Anderson, Professor of Energy and Climate Change, Manchester University   Details...

The Art of Being Brilliant Deaf Women

An invitation for deaf women: Deaf-initely Women is a new, unique group of deaf women in Derbyshire who support each other in gaining confidence to take on new challenges and experiences.   Details...

Legacy and Learning from Regional VCS Infrastructure

One East Midlands welcomes members, partners and stakeholders to our final policy conference for the VCS across the East Midlands - 26 November 2015 in Nottingham.   Details...

Santander Foundation

The Santander Foundation has grants programmes to help disadvantaged people in the UK.   Details...

Lloyds Bank Foundation have Reopened for Applications

Open for any enquiries until 20 November.   Details...

Heritage Lottery Places of Worship Fund

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) provides the Grants for Places of Worship programme to support projects that involve urgent structural repairs to public places of worship in England that are listed at Grade I, II* or II.   Details...

Galaxy Hot Chocolate Fund

Galaxy will be awarding £300 donations to 85 local community projects, charities and warm-hearted people across the UK and Ireland during the course of the Fund.   Details...

Carnegie UK Trust

Funding through #NotWithoutMe project   Details...

Tesco Local Community Grants

Tesco launched its Local Community Grants programme on 19 October with closing date for this first round of funding on 27 November.   Details...

Foundation Derbyshire Funding Workshop and Surgery
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Funding Events at High Peak CVS in November
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Community Transport Petition

Derbyshire County Council have been consulting on the withdrawal of funding for Community Transport and the removal of the shopping buses and health care travel.   Details...

One East Midlands Impact and Future Needs Survey

Survey of views about what the VCSE needs and what the challenges are to continue to deliver activities and services to beneficiaries across the East Midlands.   Details...

Crossroads Derbyshire AGM

Wednesday 11 November 6:30 pm – 8:30pm at Bradbury Community House
10 Market Street, Glossop.   Details...

Peoples Health Trust

Local groups and organisations with great ideas to make their communities even better places to live are invited to apply for funding to turn their ideas into reality.   Details...

Free Child Sexual Exploitation Support
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Celebrating People Award

The High Peak CVS Celebrating People Award, in memory of former HPCVS Chair Chris Woodcook, was once again presented at our AGM this week.   Details...

Helping People in High Peak to Stay Warm

Would you like to help people in High Peak to stay warm this winter? High Peak CVS is looking for volunteers for a project helping ‘vulnerable’ people in the High Peak to save money on their energy bills.   Details...

Village SOS Community Retail Seminar

Find out how your community can benefit from the Village SOS Campaign.   Details...

Derbyshire Volunteer Passport

Training for anyone aged 16+ who volunteers, or would like to volunteer, in a role supporting adults.   Details...

Running Barefoot for The Stroke Association

Buxton Community School teacher, Aleks Kashefi, recently ran barefoot from Land's End to John O' Groats (1,162 miles) to raise funds for The Stroke Association, then ran last month’s High Peak 40 Miles Challenge barefoot as well.   Details...

2015 Christmas Pudding Appeal

Last Orders!   Details...

HPCVS AGM 2015

High Peak CVS AGM is on Wed 21 Oct 12- 3.30 pm at Whaley Bridge Uniting Church.   Details...

NCVO Digital Fundraising Hub

Tools and tips to help you expand your reach, grow your donations, and save time and money.   Details...

Care Quality Commission Survey

Voluntary and Community Sector: Developing relationships and sharing information with the Care Quality Commission.   Details...

RoSPA Routine Play Inspection Training

Playground Inspection Training Wednesday 28 October 2015   Details...

Tesco Local Community Scheme

Groundwork Creswell, Ashfield and Mansfield have a new partnership with Tesco around the new carrier bag scheme.   Details...

Training for Volunteering to Support Families and Children

Local family support charity Home-Start High Peak is running a new training course for those who are interested in volunteering to support families and children.   Details...

Safeguarding for Children and Adults at Risk

Case Study approach to what you would do if you had a concern.   Details...

New Mills Volunteer Centre Quiz Night

Friday 16 October 7.30pm for 8pm start New Mills Town Hall - up to 6 people per team.   Details...

Substance Misuse Recovery Programme

Beardwood Natural Living Project based in Furness Vale has secured grant funding from Derbyshire County Council to help and support those recovering from drug and alcohol misuse.   Details...

Community Food Outlets in Derbyshire

Rural Action Derbyshire could do with your help to map community food outlets in Derbyshire.   Details...

New Mills Volunteer Centre Need Car Drivers

New Mills Volunteer Centre car transport scheme is becoming a victim of its own success and they desperately need a new influx of drivers to help out.   Details...

High Peak Happenings File

The High Peak Happenings File provides free hourly listing on High Peak Radio for all community events from car boot sales to well dressings and from charity car washes to pet shows!   Details...

High Peak Helpline

The High Peak Radio Helpline is a free service for charitable and community organisations to appeal for help in a variety of ways - from fund raising to recruitment and more.   Details...

Charity Commission Top 10 Tips for Safe Giving

Tips from the Charity Commission to make sure you give safely.   Details...

The Lifecycle of a Voluntary Organisation

Derbyshire Dales CVS invites you to this one-off training session delivered by Bev Shephard.   Details...

Fundraising Regulation Review

NCVO's chief executive Sir Stuart Etherington led a review into the self-regulation of charity fundraising over the summer of 2015 and the report has been published this month.   Details...

Manchester Credit Union Borrowing from Us

Manchester Credit Union believes in giving its members the best deal possible and will consider loan applications for any worthwhile purpose. They treat each loan application on its own merits and we aim to provide loans to as as many members who need them, at fair and affordable rates of interest.   Details...

Credit Unions - Community Banking for All

This Free event is aimed at people living or working in High Peak and Derbyshire Dales who want to know more about Credit Unions.   Details...

2015 Christmas Pudding Appeal

In 2014 Buxton Rotary sold 204 celebratory Christmas Puddings to contribute to the £14,000 raised for the Stroke Association by the Cwmbran Vale Rotary Club Initiative. The Stroke Association is also the 2015 Christmas Pudding Appeal beneficiary.   Details...

High Peak CVS AGM 21 Oct - Living Wage Proposal

High Peak CVS AGM is on Wed 21 Oct 12- 3.30 pm at Whaley Bridge Uniting Church.   Details...

Living Wage Week

This year Living Wage Week begins on Sunday 1 November and runs to Saturday 7 November 2015. The week is a UK-wide celebration of the Living Wage and Living Wage Employers.   Details...

Child Substance Misuse Services Consultation

Derbyshire County Council is carrying out a review of children and young people's substance misuse services and wants to ask you what you think to help them plan future services.   Details...

Blythe House Hospice New Hospice at Home Service

Blythe House Hospice is delighted to announce that their new Hospice at Home service will be launched in Spring 2016 initially as a two-year pilot project.   Details...

Global Fund for Women Opens for 2016

The Global Fund for Women is a publicly supported non-profit grant-making foundation that advances women’s human rights by investing in women-led organisations worldwide.   Details...

The Prince's Countryside Fund Opens for Autumn 2015

The Prince’s Countryside Fund is now open for applications from organisations and charities that are helping rural communities across the UK - deadline 8 Oct.   Details...

BBC Children In Need Small Grants Programme

Open to charities and not-for-profit organisations applying for any amount up to and including £10,000 for one year only - deadline 1 Dec.   Details...

SITA Trust Launches Accessing Nature Programme

The Sita Trust, which provides support to community and environmental improvement projects through the Landfill Communities Fund has launched its Accessing Nature Programme - deadline 28 Sept.   Details...

Morrisons Foundation Charitable Grants

Charities registered in the UK can apply for grants from the newly established Morrison’s Foundation, which is looking to award approximately £2 million a year for community projects that improve people's lives.   Details...

New Grant Scheme for Youth Work

The Paul Hamlyn Foundation’s new Youth Fund offers grants of £10,000 - £60,000 for projects lasting up to two years focused on helping marginalised young people aged 14-25.   Details...

Santander Community Plus Fund

Registered charities can apply for a grant of up to £5,000 for a specific project that helps disadvantaged people.   Details...

Comic Relief UK Grants Programme

Through its new UK Main Fund, Comic Relief will provide funding for activities that create positive social change across the UK.   Details...

Access For All - Making Buxton Better

Campaigning group High Peak Access unveil a new digital tool to help improve access for all.   Details...

Local Support Group for Bereaved Parents in Chesterfield

A support group for any parent who has lost a son or daughter, at whatever age, however long ago.   Details...

Grants to Local Organisations by Whaley Bridge Town Council

The Town Council invites requests from local organisations for grants and donations.   Details...

Superfast Broadband Savings in Derbyshire and Derby

Eligible businesses, charities and social enterprises can apply for up to £3,000 to help install superfast broadband no matter where in the county they're based.   Details...

Giving to Heritage Training

Workshops on 13 topics are available across the UK at only £20 per head. 24 new workshops in 9 regions are now available to book between September and December 2015.   Details...

Sports Technology Awards Hackathon

Taking place over 25 hours on 2 and 3 October in central London, the Hackathon will see 12 teams of up to six people develop an app that encourages a specific demographic to be more physically active.   Details...

Initial Grants Programme Reopens

The Initial Grants Programme is designed to help existing community businesses that are in a position to make a step change in their journey towards long-term sustainability within the next six months. The deadline for applications is midday 22 October 2015.   Details...

Expert Yet Undervalued and on the Frontline Report

The Lloyds Bank Foundation has recently launched their 'Expert yet Undervalued and on the Frontline' report. This details the challenges, experiences and needs of 800 grantees following a survey earlier in the year.   Details...

Support For Carers at Blythe House Hospice

If you’re a carer in the High Peak and are not sure of what support is available then pop along and have a chat.   Details...

Draft Derbyshire Cycling Plan Consultation

The draft Derbyshire Cycling Plan is available for input from the public.   Details...

One East Midlands Closure

The Chair of One East Midlands has formally announced that One East Midlands will cease trading at the end of December 2015.   Details...

Derbyshire Alcohol Advice Service Training

All courses are held in the main office Dents Chambers in Chesterfield Town Centre. Registration at 9:15am for a 9:30am start - 4:00pm finish   Details...

EMAS Reputation Audit

East Midlands Ambulance Service will be undertaking their second reputation audit until 30 September. The aim is: ‘To gather a snapshot of stakeholder’s thoughts, feelings and perceptions about EMAS to influence improvements.’   Details...

Volunteer Awareness Day at Crossroads Derbyshire

Crossroads Derbyshire are holding a Volunteer Information Day on Wed 30 September 1-3pm at Glossop Labour Club, 11-13 Chapel Street.   Details...

HPCVS AGM 2015 - Diary Date

High Peak CVS AGM is taking place on Wednesday 21 October, 12.15pm - 3.15pm at Whaley Bridge Uniting Church, 35a Buxton Road, Whaley Bridge SK23 7HT   Details...

Celebrating People Award

In 2009, High Peak CVS introduced a new annual award in honor of its second Chairperson, Chris Woodcock, the Celebrating People Award.   Details...

Derbyshire Carers Breaks Award

The Care Act 2014 has brought about changes for carers which have resulted in a change to the eligibility criteria for a Carer’s Break Award.   Details...

Community Gardening Days

Join Community Wildlife Spaces at Granby Road Park, Fairfield, Buxton.   Details...

John Weston Fund

Foundation Derbyshire are looking for applications from groups for their John Weston fund.   Details...

Pilotlight Offers Free Strategic Planning Support

Charity ‘Pilotlight’ offers free strategic planning support to charities and social enterprises tackling disadvantage in the UK.   Details...

Foundation Derbyshire Funding Surgeries November 2015

This annual event gives you the opportunity to gain an insight into the work of the Foundation and how they can help you with any funding requirements you may have.   Details...

Councillors Initiative Fund

Grants are available from the Councillors' Initiative Fund to address problems raised by local residents and businesses, and encourage beneficial community activity.   Details...

Saving with Manchester Credit Union

Committing yourself to a regular saving pattern can be difficult, but at Manchester Credit Union we make it as easy as possible. You can save as much or as little as you like, either weekly, monthly or as often as you wish.   Details...

Derbyshire Recovery Walk

Join us for a recovery walk and event promoting recovery from addiction on Friday 18 September.   Details...

Fall Prevention Exercise Class in Hope Valley

Improve your strength, balance and coordination with chair-based and standing balance exercises, using resistance and weights. Proven to help prevent falls and maintain independence in older people.   Details...

Public Consultation Events for Homes for Older People

DCC are reviewing all our residential care homes.   Details...

£100 Award to be Granted to a Dales Community Group

Derbyshire Dales CVS is running its annual Celebrating People Award and the deserving winner will receive a commemorative plaque, framed certificate and a cheque for £100, in honour of the CVS’ very first chairman, Jim Heslop.   Details...

Derbyshire Law Centre Praised for Quality Services
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Free Support for Child Sexual Exploitation

Would you benefit from free advice, support and training around Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE)?   Details...

Important Comic Relief Funding Update
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Heart Research UK Grants

Deadline 31 August 2015   Details...

Help Through Crisis Fund

Deadline 26 August 2015.   Details...

G52 Picnic on the Beach

The G52 group in Gamesley had their "Picnic on the Beach" event last Thursday, 30 July - here are some pictures of the event.   Details...

Healthy Workplaces Derbyshire

Healthy Workplaces Derbyshire is a free health and well-being programme tailored to your organisation's specific needs and requirements.   Details...

DCC Consultation on Disabled Childrens Services

Disabled children and their families will be asked for their views on new proposals to help reach government savings targets. They are invited to have a say on changes to the Aiming High short breaks offer − one element of a wider range of short break provision.   Details...

Lloyds Bank Foundation

Important information for grant applicants seeking funding decision in 2015.   Details...

Get Into Facilities Management with Chesterfield Royal Hospital

The Prince’s Trust and Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation are offering a four-week training course in a range of NHS Facilities Service roles such as retail, catering, admin, cleaning, portering, engineering.   Details...

DCC Community Transport Consultation

Consultation closes 15 September 2015.   Details...

Manchester Credit Union The Ethical Alternative

Manchester Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial co-operative serving people who live or work in Manchester, Tameside, Trafford, Rochdale, Bury and the High Peak.   Details...

Credit Unions - Community Banking for All

This free event is aimed at people living or working in High Peak and Derbyshire Dales who want to know more about Credit Unions.   Details...

Rotary Club of Buxton 50:50 Swimathon

Saturday 5 September 4.15 – 8.15 pm at Buxton Pool.   Details...

Help Improve Health and Care Services in Glossopdale

Plans for improved and more joined up health and care services are being made for the Glossopdale area and local health and care leaders would like to hear your suggestions.   Details...

Money Management and Avoiding Fuel Debt

National Energy Action with the support of the Department of Energy and Climate Change have funding to deliver a number of FREE introductory level money management and fuel debt training sessions.   Details...

Manchester Credit Union

Manchester Credit Union – affordable banking and financial services for people in the High Peak.   Details...

£400k Community Energy Funding

Win a share of up to £400,000 grant funding with M&S Energy.   Details...

EasyRead Guide on Cervical Screening for Women with Learning Disabilities

Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust is launching a new EasyRead guide to coincide with Learning Disability Awareness Week and Cervical Screening Awareness Week. The EasyRead guide has been produced using input from women with learning disabilities, expert peer reviewers and with the help of specialised EasyRead producers.   Details...

Scams Awareness Month

Derbyshire County Council are highlighting the physical and mental health risks to older and vulnerable residents who fall victim to scams.   Details...

Local Sustainability Fund

The Cabinet Office has launched an initiative that will provide grants to increase the sustainability of around 250 organisations working in the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector.   Details...

Big Lottery Fund - Women and Girls Initiative

The women and girls initiative is a funding stream of up to £45 million which will be invested in services for women and girls. The overarching aim of this funding is empowering women and girls to take control of their lives.   Details...

Persimmon Community Champions

Persimmon Community Champions is aiming to fund good causes across the UK. In the next 12 months they are planning to give away up to £750,000 to fund local community initiatives.   Details...

Get Better with Nature Community Fund

The Get Better with Nature Community Fund is open for applications until the end of July 2015. The fund is aimed at supporting community-based initiatives across the High Peak Borough of Derbyshire to help local charities, businesses and schools.   Details...

Ten Points about Preventing Charity Fraud

A short and useful article from the Directory of Social Change, on simple ways to make sure charities don't fall victim to fraud.   Details...

Have Your Say on Your Health and Care

If you live in or use health and care services in Tameside and Glossop, you are invited to find out more and share your views at two upcoming events.   Details...

Grant for Recovery from Alcohol and Drug Dependence

Organisations providing recovery services for people with substance misuse issues are being invited to bid for a share of £200,000 of funding to support their work.   Details...

National Rural Crime Survey 2015

The NRCN survey is the biggest rural crime survey ever. If you have time to complete the survey, it will help to build up the national picture of rural crime from local community feedback.   Details...

Glossop COPD Self Management Course

Respiratory Education UK are working with NHS Tameside and Glossop to offer a FREE programme to help anyone diagnosed with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease to understand their condition, manage the effects and take more control of their life and health.   Details...

Ethical Finance Getting the Facts

Sustainable Hayfield’s AGM and event ‘Ethical Finance – Getting the Facts’, at The Royal Hotel on Thursday 2 July, from 8.00pm.   Details...

Charity Seeks to Make Buxton a Dementia-Friendly Town

How Buxton can improve the lives of locals and visitors who live with dementia - while boosting businesses and saving NHS cash at the same time - will be revealed at a meeting in the University of Derby’s Buxton campus on July 28.   Details...

Social Media Surgery

Join us for the last SOCIAL MEDIA SURGERY before the Summer break: Tuesday 16 June, 5.30 - 7.30pm (drop-in: come when you can and stay as long as you like) at High Peak CVS, 105 Buxton Road, Whaley Bridge.   Details...