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We work with a vast number of groups, individuals and organisations, both with our Community Development and through our Living Well and Social Prescribing programmes.  

As a result, we have collated a comprehensive list of weekly/monthly gatherings across some of the groups but please contact the individual groups before attending to double check the meeting times or should you require more information.

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Below are group gatherings that have been sent to us.

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Tuesdays 12:30pm – 2:30pm
Footsteps Cafe, Whaley Bridge.

A friendly and supportive peer support group that meets to socialise and enjoy various activities. For more info, please contact DRPSS on 01773 734989

Townend Community Garden

Thursdays 2-4pm
Market Street behind Methodist Church, Chapel en le Frith.

A peer led group aimed at those in the community who are in need of extra support with improving their mental wellbeing. This health and wellbeing gardening project is for adults of 17 and over of all abilities, no experience needed, tools and refreshments provided.

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Dancercise Sessions
Tuesdays: 10.30am to 11.15am, with 15 minutes for a cup of tea afterwards.
Pure Vibes Ebenezer Street, Whitfield

Fridays: 1.30 pm to 2.15pm
Hadfield Scout Hut, Pingott Lane

Walking Football
Wednesday - 2pm
Memorial Park, Park Road, off Macclesfield Road, Whaley Bridge

Walking Netball
Monday 10:30
Pure Vibes Ebenezer Street, Whitfield

Soul Sisters

A friendly, safe and supportive space for women who may be struggling to conceive due to infertility, illness, or life circumstances.

Mostly first Wednesdays of the month, next meet up is Weds 10th Jan, then 7th Feb and 6th March.
11A Market Street, Buxton. SK17 6LF


10am–2pm - Eco-Café
Tuesdays -
10am - Walking from Zink HQ
1-3pm - Gaming
2:30-4pm - Knit Happens
4-6pm - Family Feast
Wednesdays -
10am - Board Games
Thursdays -
2:30-4pm - Discover Digital
Fridays -
12-1pm - School of Rock

Derbyshire Recovery & Peer Support Service

Mondays -
Alternate Mon 5:20-6:20pm - Therapeutic Yoga. Bath Road Church Centre, Buxton. SK17 6HJ.
2nd & 4th Tues of Month 2:30pm - High Peak Writers.
Buxton Library, Kents Bank Rd, Buxton SK17 9HW.
6:20-7:20 - Therapeutic Yoga.
The Cressbrook, 51 Institute Row, Cressbrook, Buxton, SK17 8SX.
Thursdays -
6:45pm - Meditation & Mindfulness. Green Man Gallery, Hardwick Square South, Buxton. SK17 6PY.
12-1:30 - Tai Chi Relax.
Bath Road Church Centre, Buxton. SK17 6HT.

Derbyshire Carers Association

Activities, training, support groups and drop-ins coming up for unpaid Carers in Derbyshire.

From online support meetings to training, online or in person meet ups in Buxton, Glossop and Chapel-en-le-Frith, almost every day of the week!

Mental Health Podcast

A podcast brought to you by the Derbyshire Public Health, Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Team covering monthly updates and other information on mental health, suicide prevention and neurodiversity.
Episodes are live the 1st and 2nd Tuesday of the month.

derbyshire federation for mental health

They have monthly Accessing Services to help offer more support to those in the community with accessing services and signposting. This is a drop in and booking is not required.
They also have other programmes running every Wednesday each month.
Beat the Winter Blues will be running in January.
Tea, Tech and Talk will be running in February.
March into Better Health will be running in…you guessed it March.

derbyshire federation for mental health

This emotional health and wellbeing signposting website for Derby and Derbyshire contains local and national links and resources updated regularly.

The Bureau

Mondays -
9:30-11:30 Wellbeing Hub
If you are unsure of where to turn, head to the Bureau Wellbeing Hub drop in.
9am-3pm Call Companions Calls
A friendly chat and to provide support, advice and a friendly listening ear.

9:30-12:30pm Davis Blank Furniss – Legal Advice Surgery
This free session is run by volunteers from local solicitors form Davis Blank Furniss. Receive 20 mins of general advice and support from a qualified legal professional. Just drop in!
9am-3pm Call Companions Calls

9am-3pm Call Companions Calls

10am-12pm Derbyshire Recovery Group
A friendly and non-judgemental way to help you address your substance misuse problem.

Thursday Club by The Bureau
12:30 1st Thurs of the Month
13:15 – 14:45 Rest of Month
1-4pm Minds Matter Group
Go if you’re experiencing everyday issues that are affecting your mental wellbeing.

11-1:30pm Time Out
Head to Central Glossop hub, with plenty of brews and a quiz or two.