Blog Archive

Welcome to the blog archive of Derbyshire Carers Association

  • Derby Volunteer Awards

    Derby Volunteer Awards
  • Tour of Derby Ipro Stadium

    Tour of Derby Ipro Stadium

    Carers Week 2014

  • Derby Cathedral Service for Carers

    Derby Cathedral Service for Carers

    On Monday 9th June we held our 7th Cathedral Service at Derby Cathedral. This was a service led by the Precentor, Canon Rev Chris Moorsom. The ‘Breakaway Singers’ gave their valuable time to sing 2 songs and His Honor the Presiding Judge of Derby, John Burgess and the High Sheriff of Derbyshire, David Coleman came along to support our event.

  • Young Carers Drama Group

    Young Carers Drama Group

    A recent drama workshop highlighting the everyday lives and the concerns of Young Carers was well received by an audience of students from Tibshelf School, near Alfreton.
    The workshop expertly delivered by Ava Hunt and her colleagues struck a dramatic chord with students – who identified and related to the unfolding presentation and inter-actional activities of the session.
    DCA’s Young Carers Project Leader, Debra Dudley, was impressed with the performance given by the professional actors and particularly how the students freely involved themselves within the production.

  • Carers Week Event - Dobbies Garden Centre

    Carers Week Event - Dobbies Garden Centre

    11th June 2014 saw Carers from across the High Peak; Buxton and Chesterfield areas flock to Dobbies Garden Centre as part of DCA’s Carer’s Week special events programme.

  • Carer Bowling Event

    Carer Bowling Event

    Another successful Carers Week event – reaching out to working Carers.

  • Carers Week Event - Alfreton Male Voice Choir

    Carers Week Event - Alfreton Male Voice Choir

    A successful Carers Week event at Heanor Miners Welfare where Carers enjoyed listening to Alfreton Male Voice Choir plus enjoyed some well earned pampering from Tranquility Hair & Beauty Salon.

  • Young Carers Project Launched

    Young Carers Project Launched

    The BIG Lottery funded Young Carers Project was launched at our Chesterfield Carers Centre on Friday 6th June.

  • Launching of the new site

    Launching of the new site

    Joanne Goodison, Business and Administration Manager for Derbyshire Carers Association with Toby Perkins, MP for Chesterfield, officially launching the new Derbyshire Carers Association website.

  • Derbyshire Carers Association project work: Reaching out to Young Carers

    Derbyshire Carers Association project work: Reaching out to Young Carers

    Young Carers Project Worker Debra Dudley, Narinder Sharma, Derbyshire Carers Association Chief Executive and Helen Weston, Project Leader for our Teaming up from Transition Project, meet Prem Singh, Chairman of Derbyshire Community Health Services and Toby Perkins, MP for Chesterfield at the launch of our new Young Carers project on Friday 6 June.

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