Free training for professionals working with children and young people and families in Derbyshire from Joined Up Derbyshire, NHS Derby and Derbyshire CCG.
Derbyshire County Council offer Mental Health First Aid training to people living and working in Derbyshire (outside City) which is recommended and available locally/virtually see availability.
Suicide Awareness training is available as e learning in advance and a virtual course (zoom) the first dates were fully booked, look out for more dates soon. This is free but does not include Derby City. Alternatives from the county project located with Erewash CVS.
Suicide Prevention in Derbyshire benefits from trailblazer funding.
Also see the learning opportunties from external organisations.
Recommended resources/ information networks
Derbyshire Mental Health Forum run a network meeting for community groups, contact email for details of the next one.
Derbyshire Voluntary Action mental health liaison service news
Mental Health Together Feb 2021 newsletter.
National Suicide Prevention Alliance 2020 resources.
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.