What's happening and recommended resources

What's happening? NB this page last updated 9.4.20


In house training  Learning in Faith has been postponed.


Recommended resources

 Derbyshire Mental Health Forum latest

Archbishop Justins conference on mental health autumn 2019 has associated published resources for supporting good mental health.

What promotes or helps wellbeing? ‘Connect..be active..take notice..keep learning..give..five ways to wellbeing, New Economics Foundation.

 ‘Promoting mental health. A resource for spiritual and pastoral care’,  Archbishops Council


An Ordinary Office. A resource aimed at including everyone of all abilities. Makaton option and audio version included.

Small talk saves lives campaign  in particular see Sarah's story which was shown to good effect at Derbyshire Suicide Prevention Partnership annual event chaired on that occasion by the Samaritans.


Mind tel: 0300 123 3393

Mental Health First Aid training is recommended and available locally enquire.

The Alzheimer’s Society have an informative website around dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. There is also the opportunity to train as a Dementia Champion to be able to lead the Dementia Friends course.

1:4. Mental health and your church. A resource for church communities’’, from Chester Diocese

 The Mental Health Access Pack from Livability and Mind and Soul.


The Diocese of Derby

For SatNav directions, please use DE1 3DR. However, please note that the car park behind Derby Church House (Derby Cathedral Car Park) is contract only Monday-Friday and so unavailable to visitors. Paid parking is available at Chapel Street Multistorey Car Park (DE1 3GU), Park Safe (Bold Lane) DE1 3NT and the Assembly Rooms Car Park (DE1 3AF). Derby Cathedral Car Park is available as paid parking on Saturdays and Sundays.

Contact Us

Derby Church House

Full Street, Derby DE1 3DR

01332 388650