• Citizen's Eye Derby

    Sharing your experience can make a difference for local people...

    Citizens' Eye Derby wants to work with you, using digital media to tell your story to help improve life in your local community. Our team of volunteer community reporters can help you to get your voice heard.

  • Funding Fair

    Date for your diary: Tuesday 12 May - Community Action's Funding Fair at The Silk Mill in Derby, more details soon!

    Do you work with vulnerable, disabled or older people who find day-to-day tasks hard during the cold winter months? The Winter Friend Project runs until the end of March and could help them get the support they need.

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    Voluntary Sector Calendar

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

  • Training


    Community Action offers a range of training from half-day courses such as minute-taking to Level 3 Diplomas in volunteer management, business administration, fundraising and management.

Community Action Derby



25 March 2015

Funders confirmed for May event


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27 May

Introduction to funding




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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.

Winter Friend Project


The Winter Friend project aims to encourage older people to think about their needs in bad weather and match them up with a volunteer 'winter friend'. Find out more

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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