Stories & Impact

Themes
The Right of Way ASD Story

The Right of Way ASD Story

This unique group offer a lifeline to young adults and adults diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome/Hi-Functioning Autism....

The Derbyshire Specialist Stroke Service Story

The Derbyshire Specialist Stroke Service Story

Stroke is the fourth single largest cause of death in the UK, killing twice as many women as breast cancer and more men than prostate and testicular cancer combined a year....

The Roses of Eyam Project

The Roses of Eyam Project

The Hall Family Fund, which supports activity in rural communities, provided £1,000 to support the promenade production of ‘Roses of Eyam’, which was performed across the village of Eyam over 5 nights in 2015....

The Borderline Arts Story

The Borderline Arts Story

Borderline use the arts to tackle mental health stigma and help those with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)....

The Special Friends Story

The Special Friends Story

Special Friends is a fantastic voluntary group, based in Belper, supporting families and carers whose children have additional needs and disabilities....

The Breakaway Singers Story

The Breakaway Singers Story

This community choir, based in South Derbyshire, target their services at local care homes and other settings where elderly members of the community appreciate entertainment....

The Carousel Crafts Story

The Carousel Crafts Story

A simple, small grant to a local craft group - what can that achieve?...

The Autism East Midlands Story

The Autism East Midlands Story

Autism East Midlands (Formerly NORSCA) has operated in Heanor, Derbyshire, for 17 years with the Munday Street site opening in 2009....