COMMUNITY

The What’s On calendar on the homepage page may give you ideas of family days out and activities taking place in the area, just click on the date and then on the item which interests you.

In addition, our Visitors Guide section contains many leaflets and walk guides that may be of interest.

Want to get involved and active in your local environment? Find out about becoming volunteer ranger in the Town – see link on the homepage.

Why not email us to let us know about what you would like to see on these pages in the future?

Further Community Support

There are a number of organisations who offer advice and support for voluntary & community organisations.

Derbyshire Dales Council for Voluntary Service. www.ddcvs.org.uk, support, promote and develop local voluntary and community action. DDCVS offers local groups access to facilities such as equipment loan and hire; encourages networking between individuals and groups. They also have access to information to help identify possible funding for your project.

Derbyshire Community Foundation is a non-profit organisation that provides independent funding for voluntary community action throughout the county. DCF distributes grants to groups whose aims are to tackle disadvantage and enhance community life in Derbyshire. www.derbyshirecommunityfoundation.co.uk

Derbyshire Rural Community Council was established in 1924 and its aims are to enhance the well-being of people who live and work in rural derbyshire. www.derbysrcc.org.uk.