Welcome to The Volunteer Centre
Chesterfield & North East Derbyshire


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The Volunteer Centre, Chesterfield & North East Derbyshire, is a local volunteering development agency working independently to support organisations from the voluntary, community and public sectors.
In our core work we promote, support and develop volunteering and aim to make a positive impact on the quality of the volunteering experience for individual volunteers and the organisations that work with them.

As you may know, we are running a grocery delivery service to help the housebound and shielded during this period of COVID infection. As some of our volunteers have now had to return to work, we urgently require new volunteers to help us out. If you are able to get involved PLEASE do contact us as soon as possible. Thanks. 



The images you’ll see on the website below, are all the original work of Derbyshire photographer David Radford. All proceeds will go to the projects and activities of The Volunteer Centre – Chesterfield & NE Derbyshire. We’ve teamed up with mks:creative to build this web store and photographs start at just a £1.00. Why not head over there now, and see what takes your fancy.


Please Note…

If you are visiting The Volunteer Centre, please wear a protective mask. This is now a legal requirement. If you arrive without a mask we can provide one, or we can see you at the door. Thank you.


So here’s the thing. As the lockdown is released, many of our wonderful volunteers are having to return to work. Perfectly understandable, but we really need to replace them. If you can help with our shopping and delivery service in any way, PLEASE let us know asap. Thanks.

01246 276 777

A heart-warming message from a client…

“Thank you so much for doing my shopping. You were the only people I could turn to, and you’ve done a marvelous job.”

And they said…

Probably the most rewarding thing about running our shopping and delivery service throughout the COVID-19 crisis, has been the heartfelt thanks and appreciation we have received from the people who have benefitted. This has been so gratifying, in fact, that we’ve compiled many of the kind words we’ve received. Please read them here…


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