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Community Voice Issue No 148 will soon be available via our link…/regular-newsletters/ You can find information on; Dealing with Loneliness, Do you have questions about Dementia, Safeguarding Awareness Training for Volunteers, Walk Derbyshire, Get involved in the Hurst Farm Heritage Trail Project, The NHS App

Reminder -Rural Social Group ‘’Hartingtonalive’’

Doors open early at 13.30 pm Tuesday February 27th 2024 Come along a little earlier and have an opportunity to talk to our guest presenters before the meeting: Jo Biggs-Falls Prevention Manager Age UK Sharon James Engagement Officer Derbyshire Carers Association Kirsty Westran – Outreach Advisor Over 65’s Service Derbyshire Citizens Advice

Phone Scam Warning from Derbyshire Alert

Officers are urging people to stay vigilant against scammers pretending to be police officers after a number of calls were reported.   Several people in Chesterfield, Derby and Ripley have reported receiving a call out of the blue from someone claiming to be a police officer who said they were contacting them about fraudulent activity Read more…

Derbyshire Now

Read the latest Derbyshire Now ( 16 February 2024) on our newsletter page   for news from Derbyshire County Council. Topics include: Balanced Budget Set By The Council, Early Help and Children’s Centres Consultation, Changes to the Speed Limit on the A61

Community Voice issue 146

Visit…/regular-newsletters/ to read about: >The New Dentistry Reform Plan, >Covid 19 Vaccination Programme for Spring, >Pharmacy First Services, >Pay Less for HRT Medication, >Share your Feedback on Wheelchair Services in Derbyshire, >Carers Cafe at Wordsworth

Joined Up Care Derbyshire

Have your say. Do you live in the East Midlands? Have you had/been on a list NHS planned surgery within 12 months? – Would you like to share your experience and ideas to transform planned surgical pathway (before, during and after surgery)? Health Innovation East Midlands invites you to an online workshop for patients and carers on Friday 23 Read more…

Ashbourne Foodbank – February Update

Following the Hartington 12 Days of Christmas Giving  Ashbourne Foodbank are again requesting your support. “Thank you for all the kind donations over the past few weeks, & especially over the festive period. We are now really needing donations of tinned fruit, custard & tinned main meals. Also, washing up liquid, laundry liquid, & size Read more…

Community Voice 145

Please go to our newsletter page –…/regular-newsletters/ for Community Voice Issue 145 which has information on: The Understanding Dementia Better Event, Driving Mobility-Hubs Mobility Advice, Breast Screening Saves Lives, Scarlet Fever, March into Better Health

Derbyshire Now

Read the latest Derbyshire Now (9 February 2024) on our newsletter page  for news from Derbyshire County Council. Topics include: Take care on the roads Flood resilience grant Help travelling to medical appointments Cash to open warm and welcoming spaces Carers events and activities https:

Community Voice

  Community Voice Issue 144 out now for the latest Community Updates Including information on; Options to choose the hospital or services you’d like to go to NHS MMR vaccine Carers cafe at Wirksworth Share Your Care and Help Improve Social Care in Derbyshire Mental Health Groups in the Dales Dealing with Phishing Attacks  

Flood Resilience Scheme

Read ‘Derbyshire Now’ (Derbyshire County Council Newsletter) February 2nd Edition at  for news about the Flood Resilience Grant Scheme Was your home or business flooded between 19th and 25th October 2023. If so, you can now apply for up to £5,000 through the Property Flood Resilience Grant Scheme to help protect your property from Read more…

Joined up Care Derbyshire – news from Hartington

Check out page 6 of the newsletter  for news about Kay’s initiative in Hartington:   Bringing Health and Social Care Information to the Heart of Rural Derbyshire Dales – Community Insight, a Volunteer Perspective By Kay Baggley, Hartington Community Group Volunteer

Community voice issue 143

Visit to read the Communuity Voice Newsletters Read the latest updates including: information on  the Minor Eye Condition Service , Healthier Future Programmes for parents, Measles Cases Rising, Want to Pay Less on Energy, Signs and Symptoms of Cervical Cancer, Living Well Derbyshire is Focused on Helping Local People Recover From Mental Health Illnesses Read more…