Those interested in volunteering are invited to free advice sessions in the New Year.
Voluntary and Community Services Peaks and Dales will run the events on a drop-in basis once a month.
The sessions will run at Matlock Town Hall, in Bank Road, on January 7, February 4 and March 4 from 9.30am to 1.30pm. In Bakewell they will be held at the CVS offices, in the Agricultural Business Centre, on January 14, February 11 and March 11 from 9.30am to 1.30pm. In Wirksworth, they will be at the leisure centre, in Hannage Way on January 21, February 18 and March 18 from 3.30pm to 6.30pm.