Community Groups

Derbyshire Connect

Booking line South Derbyshire

Telephone: 01283 219 761 (09:00 to 15:00, Monday to Friday).

Book at least 48 hours in advance of travel.

If you need to use a wheelchair please mention this when booking.

If you are a Derbyshire Gold Card holder you can travel free of charge after 09:30.  Otherwise the fares are £2 for an adult single or £3.80 for an adult return, £1.20 for a child single or £2.40 for child return.

Active Derbyshire

Want to find a club or activity in Derbyshire?

Telephone: 01773 741 915

Facebook: @activederbyshire



Derby Parks

If you have some spare time, want to meet new people, share your skills or learn new ones you could become one of the many volunteers that help out on our parks.

Telephone: 01332 640789

Facebook: @Derbyparks

Twitter: @derby_parks



Meet Up

They are a Derby based social activities group for adults and aim to organise a variety of events that will appeal to a wide range of interests. New members are welcome at all events.


Community Centres

There are lots of community centres across Derby for you to use, including over 20 council-owned centres which are leased to and managed by community groups and organisations.


Scouts Derbyshire

Scouts prepare young people with skills for life. They help over 10,900 members right across Derbyshire.

Facebook: @derbyshirescouts

Twitter: @derbyshirescout


Walking for Health

Walking for Health offers over 1,800 free, short walks every week.