Older People

Christian Council On Ageing

National research and support organisation dealing with issues relating to Older People and the process of ageing.

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Walbrook Care And Repair Service

Help for older householders with advice, grant applications, repairs and maintenance. Operating in Derbyshire Dales, Amber Valley and Derby City.

Toni Mundy
Walbrook Housing Association , 64/76 Curzon Street, DERBY, DE1 1LP
Tel: 01332 204510

Age Concern (Derbyshire)

Information Centre: 29a Market Place, Heanor, DE75 7EG

Provides a full service for older people - fact sheets, details of insurance services, and the ready ear of committed staff.

Hospital Aftercare service Tel : 01332 254604

Hours: Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

Sue Ecuyer
Tel : 01773 768240

Age Concern (South Dales)

Meetings for all Age Concern Clubs in Derbyshire Dales South -

held in Compton offices bi-monthly on Mondays at 2pm.

Mr. A.E.Hill
Tel. 01335 342835

Ashbourne Over 60's Club


Over 60’s Club

Empire Hall
King Edward Street

Held on alternate Wednesdays at 7.30pm

Tel: 01335 344292

Ashbourne Henmore Centre Groups

Please telephone for further information about the different groups.

Tel: 01629 532 083

Cubley And Boylestone Area

Appletree Seniors Group

4th Tuesday each month

Mrs. G. Hotchkiss
Tel. 01283 585391

Brailsford And Ednaston

Over 60’s Tuesday Club -

Held on alternate Tuesdays 2.30pm.

Tel. 01335 360273


Over 60’s Club

Mrs L. Fargent
01629 540469

Dove Valley

Doveridge Village hall

Held on alternate Tuesdays at 2.45pm

Mr L Morgan
Tel: 01889 563814

Hulland Ward And District


Luncheon Club
Old Village Hall.

Tuesdays 11am to 2pm

Mr F.Holloway
Tel: 01335 370426
Tel: 01335 370830

Kirk Ireton And District

Over 60’s Club
Village Hall

2nd Wednesday of each month at 2.30pm

01335 370165

Norbury Snelston And Clifton Area

Dovelands Good Companions Club

Held on the 3rd Tuesday of month variable times.

Tel. 01335 324234


Greenfields Over 60’s Club

Coronation Hall

Held on 1st Tuesday of each month at 3pm

Tel. 01335 360471


Over 60’s Club.

Parwich Memorial Hall for AGM and Harvest Supper.

Full supporting programme

Tel: 01335 390264

Sudbury And Somersal Herbert

Senior Residents

Sudbury Parish Rooms

Held on 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month at 2.30pm

Miss E.Barker
01283 585773

Thorpe, Tissington And Fenny Bentley


Over 60’s

St. John’s Schoolroom next to the Cattle Market. Ashbourne

Held on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 7pm.

Tel. 01335 345435

Residential/Day Care Provision

The Leys Resource Centre

Residential care by referral only.

35 long stay beds

2 short term care beds (respite care)

Outreach meals to Henmore Centre, Doveridge Day Centre, Bankcroft, Bradbourne Day Centre and people in the community unable to cook for themselves.

Wednesdays - ‘May day Club’ for physically frail ‘younger’ elderly - who are mentally very agile. Mostly these people have suffered a stroke.

The Leys
Old Derby Road
Tel: 01335 238000

Henmore Centre

Day Care/Community Centre (social Services). Social Services day care for the elderly, referrals only. Monday and Wednesday.

Also Thursday Group for physically disabled adults.

Community Mental Health team hold a day care group each Friday 01335 346102

Henmore Centre
King Edward Street
Tel: 01335 346715

St Oswald’s HospitalBelle Vue Road

Respite Care is offered

Tel: 01335 342121

Haven Grange Day Care

A statutory/voluntary sector partnership scheme.

Day Centre is staffed by Social services, but the local community are involved in the running of the Day centre.

Localised service for village and surrounding area for older people with various needs.


The Rural Development Council provides part-funding for transport costs etc.


Doveridge Day Centre -

In The Village Hall

Day Centre takes up to 15 people.

Run by one Assistant Manager, one Community Support Worker and volunteers.

Offers respite care to enable carers to have some time for themselves.

Every Friday for people from Doveridge, Sudbury and villages between Ashbourne and Doveridge (e.g. Marston Montgomery, Cubley, Boylestone etc.)

Doveridge Day Centre
Village Hall

Close Care (Parwich)


Charitable trust offering offering day support services for the elderly including food and activities

Karen Slater
T el: 01335 390431


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