The Social Enterprise Network offers support and advice to individuals and organisations wanting to set up a social enterprise or Community Interest Company in Derby

    The Social Enterprise network funded by the European Regional Development Fund 2007-13 - ERDF - supports local entrepreneurs, charities and voluntary and community organisations in Derby city.

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    Shining Stars 2015 - celebrating volunteers in Derby

    Community Action's annual awards ceremony was held on 3 June at Derby Theatre - The Mayor of Derby, Councillor Paul Pegg handed out certificates and trophies to all the nominated volunteers and individual and group award winners.

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    Voluntary Sector Calendar

    Keep up to date with voluntary and community events and training in Derby

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    Social Inclusion Consortium - SInC - Building Better Opportunities

    The Social Inclusion Consortium - SInC - has been convened by four local infrastructure bodies - Bassetlaw CVS, Community Action Derby, Nottingham CVS and Rural Action Derbyshire

Community Action Derby


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20 August 2015

Volunteering Fair


19 November

Children In Need Funding Surgeries




See all current voluntary and community sector vacancies


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Community Action Derby is a registered charity providing support and guidance for voluntary and community groups. We run training courses to help you learn new skills and have lots of resources to help you gather all the information you need to run your voluntary or community group effectively.

Community Directory

Community Directory Derbyshire

Search the most up-to-date list of all the voluntary and community groups active in Derbyshire.

Looking for volunteering opportunities?

Just enter your postcode and search for whatever interests you!


Creative Carers

Creative Carers

Are you a carer? Would extra income help you?

Blending Skills is a FREE course delivered by Creative Carers - with funding from the Big Lottery -to help you indentify your skills and hobbies and use them to generate income. Find out more. 

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