About Active Derbyshire

Active Derbyshire is one of 44 Active Partnerships (APs) covering England.

Active Derbyshire is part of Active Partners Trust, a charitable trust supporting the work in Derbyshire and in Nottinghamshire, through Active Notts.

Our Vision

Together, we will address inequality and empower everyone to be active in a way that works for them

Read more in Making our Move: a shared vision for Uniting the Movement in Notts and Derbyshire

Our values

We have five core values which underpin the work we do:

  • Making a difference
  • Integrity
  • Passion
  • Inclusive
  • Collaborate

How we are funded

Funding for the work of Active Derbyshire is provided by a number of partners including Sport England, Derbyshire County Council, Amber Valley Borough Council, Bolsover District Council, Chesterfield Borough Council, Derby City Council, Derbyshire Dales District Council, Erewash Borough Council, High Peak Borough Council, North East Derbyshire District Council, South Derbyshire District Council and the University of Derby.

Funding from Sport England is a mixture of revenue funding for the core team and funding for specific programmes to increase participation in sport and physical activity. Active Derbyshire (and partners) work to a national specification agreed with Sport England.

Find out more about Active Partnerships here.

How we are governed

An Active Partners Trust board governs the work of our organisation with an Active Derbyshire Panel overseeing the work within Derbyshire.

Meet the team