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Job Vacancy: VCSE Leadership Programme Lead – working with the VCSE (Voluntary, Community, Social Enterprise) in Derbyshire and Joined Up Care Derbyshire

Salary £45K per annum, pro rata + pension
Hours of work: 30hrs per week
Location: Office base at Amber Valley CVS in Ripley and/or home working, the post will work across Derby & Derbyshire
Contract length: 12 months
Secondment or freelance arrangement may be negotiable for the right candidate

We are seeking an experienced, confident leader to help us develop a responsive, resilient network of... Read More »




Posted: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 09:19 by Admin

Tags: Job Vacancy, News

Psychological First Aid (PFA) Digital Training Module For Supporting Children And Young People

This version is written specifically for those who work with, or come into contact with children and young people. The course is available for all frontline workers such as teachers, health and social care workers, charity and community volunteers and anyone who cares for or is regularly in contact with children and young people aged up to 25, including parents and caregivers. It is free, takes about... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 08:08 by Admin

Tags: News

New Local Health Apps Library To Manage Your Health And Wellbeing From Home

Online and digital health and wellbeing services have seen a huge boom in recent years but with thousands of apps out there it can be hard to know what is trustworthy.

That's why Derbyshire County Council has been working in partnership with The Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps (ORCHA) to develop a new digital apps library.

Health and care professionals and Derbyshire residents can... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 13:10 by Admin

Tags: News

New Local Health Apps Library To Manage Your Health And Wellbeing From Home

Online and digital health and wellbeing services have seen a huge boom in recent years but with thousands of apps out there it can be hard to know what is trustworthy.

That's why Derbyshire County Council has been working in partnership with The Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps (ORCHA) to develop a new digital apps library.

Health and care professionals and Derbyshire residents can... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 13:10 by Admin

Tags: News

Autism Dialogue

All Welcome, All Together!

Do you live or work in Derbyshire?

Are you autistic or have a family member who is autistic?

Do you work with people who are autistic or in autism services?

Have your say in a safe and supportive online community as we co-design the future of Derbyshire Autism together

Working together to embed equality for autistic people in an "autism friendly" way. Benefits of the Autism Dialogue... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 10:44 by Admin

Tags: News

Citizens Advice Bureau - Energy Help

Our Energy Advice team provides help to clients in managing fuel costs, changing to better deals or getting their home energy efficient.
● Advice, information and support with tariffs, bills and fuel options, switching energy suppliers or tariffs
● Providing advice on energy efficiency measures, heating efficiency measures, and identifying grants available
● Providing checks for eligibility and... Read More »


Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 13:00 by Admin

Tags: News

Flowers and Rope Garlands For Woollen Woods 2021 - Saturday 15 May - Sunday 23 May

Flowers and Rope Garlands For Woollen Woods 2021 - Saturday 15 May  - Sunday 23 May

Get involved in the project and help by creating your own flowers for a large welcome tree installation in St Peter's Churchyard. Find out more about the project by contacting Kim Kerry kimkerry3840@gmail.com

Posted: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 12:53 by Admin

Tags: News

Online Arthritis Action Groups

Arthritis Action Groups are an opportunity for people with arthritis to talk with others and share their tips on how to manage their arthritis and stay active whilst at home, and we actively welcome new attendees. We discuss a variety of self-management techniques. Participants will need to contact us directly for the log in instructions for the meeting, and we have produced 'How To' guides for those... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 12:10 by Admin

Tags: News

The Commissioners Vulnerability Fund

Launch of Round 2

Would you like to hear more about the Vulnerability Fund ( please join us this Thursday for an information evening).

The Commissioner's Vulnerability Fund which has been setup to improve the lives and safety of vulnerable people and their families across Derbyshire has reopened for new applications after it was inundated with pleas for help.

Through the first round, almost £342k... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Feb 2021 07:58 by Admin

Tags: News Funding

Ashley Wins Major Photography Prize

Ashley Wins Major Photography Prize

Image of Belper Mill and Horseshoe Weir runner-up in International Garden Photographer of the Year 2020

An image of Belper Mill and Horseshoe Weir was a near-winner for Milford-based professional photographer ASHLEY FRANKLIN in the Greening the City category of the INTERNATIONAL GARDEN PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR (IGPOTY) 2020.

Ashley's photo The Copse on the Weir achieved a Finalist award, which places... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 09:48 by Admin

Tags: News