Hello Derbyshire Food Projects
Well, it has been a busy start to the New Year and many of you have managed to join us at the various network meetings that we have arranged.
On Monday 18th January we held our quarterly Batch-Cook Scheme meeting. Since this project began in July 2020, we have supplied the partner projects with over 17,000kg of food, which in turn has been used to create... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 13:16 by Admin
Men's Mental Health Matters
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The pandemic is already putting a huge strain on our communities mental health. Unfortunately men represent the most venerable category within our society for suicide and if we don't act now the consequences could be devastating long-term.
Mentell wants to help local men in your community find safe and confidential spaces to talk,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 13:09 by Admin
NHS - Derby and Derbyshire COVID-19 Vaccination Programme - Stakeholder Bulletin #21
Pharmacy-led sites in Derby, Hatton and Horsley Woodhouse will begin vaccinations on Friday, adding an extra dimension to the COVID-19 vaccination programme. The new sites will be able to book patients through the National Booking System, thus providing new options for eligible patients.
All three sites are in community... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 Jan 2021 13:31 by Admin
Calling all retailers, tourism and hospitality businesses!
D2N2 Growth Hub is running fully-funded Peer Networks to support you through the next few months.
Peer Networks bring together like-minded businesses to gain knowledge and share experiences. You will be provided with a safe space to discuss challenges, opportunities and help to work out practical business solutions.
In total 18 hours of Peer Network... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 Jan 2021 13:27 by Admin
A booklet to increase safety in rural areas has been launched in Derbyshire.
A booklet which gives advice on a range of issues such as theft, fire and personal safety has been launched in a bid to target countryside crime and emergencies in Derbyshire.
The Derbyshire Rural Safety and Crime Prevention Guide has come about through a collaboration between Derbyshire Constabulary, Derbyshire Police and Crime... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 Jan 2021 13:24 by Admin
Chevin Homes will be holding a presentation on the Milford Mill development on
11 February 2021 at 7pm.
If you would like to ask any questions about the development please submit these into Cllr John Porter prior to 11 February.
To access the meeting please use the link below:
Meeting ID: 999 1349 3737
Posted: Fri, 29 Jan 2021 10:04 by Admin
NHS - Derby and Derbyshire COVID-19 Vaccination Programme | Stakeholder Bulletin #19
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Posted: Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:10 by Admin
National Disability Unit has launched a survey to inform the National Disability Strategy, which they have called the UK Disability Survey. The Unit is keen to hear from as many people as possible. They are particularly keen to hear from disabled people, their carers, friends and family but views from the wider public are also very welcome. The survey will remain open until 23rd April 2021, and all... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:06 by Admin
Men, is it time to talk?
Mentell provides circles for men aged 18+ to talk in a safe and confidential space, free from advice and judgement.
Johns Story - "Seven months later and I can hardly believe the amount of negative stuff I've got out in the group, things I thought I'd never share with total strangers; but it works, and I can't thank Mentell enough."
Posted: Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:01 by Admin
Support available for Carers in Derbyshire
Throughout the Covid-19 Pandemic, Derbyshire Carers Association have continued to offer vital support to Carers and respond to the additional pressures many Carers are facing.
The lockdown will bring new challenges for many Carers and we will continue to review our services to make sure we are able to offer the most appropriate and necessary support.
The services... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 12:42 by Admin