Here are the projects we have running, please contact us if you have any questions or wish to attend.
Our BME Sitters have been handpicked from the BME community for the BME community, the service is to support carers by sitting with the cared for person in their own home, making sure they are comfortable and safe. Our aim is to also provide the carer with an opportunity for respite within or outside the home and to ensure that the carers always have listening ear available to them.
Anti-Social Behaviour Project 23-24 PCC Funding
We're working closely with Derbyshire Police and Crime Commission to prevent and educate on Anti-Social Behaviour in Chesterfield and North Derbyshire
Warm Spaces - DCC Funding
A huge thanks to Derbyshire County Council for supporting us with warm spaces grant, this allows us to open our doors to community members for a warm space to come have a hot drink, some hot food and company.
Public health project on social isolation
Here at Asian Association we care about you, feeling isolated can have a huge impact on your day-to-day lifestyle. We are a place where you can come and talk, even if it has to be via a phone call. We hold events throughout the month that you are always welcome to.
Our Luncheon Club is held every other Thursday, on these days we do everything from crafting, walking, memory games, health workshops, yoga, wellbeing workshops and much more!
The Elm Foundation drop in sessions
Domestic abuse drop-in sessions.
We have sessions where you can call in for a safe space, this is for everyone who has survived domestic violence, currently dealing with domestic violence or maybe have a family member/loved one suffering.
Our English classes, hosted within the welcoming confines of our center, are tailored to elevate the language proficiency of our members, volunteers, and staff. Benefit from a central learning hub, expert guidance from experienced instructors, and a supportive community that fosters growth. With flexible scheduling options, we make language learning accessible to all, ensuring that you can embark on your journey to proficiency at your own pace.
Bilingual Buddy Project
Learning a new language can be difficult, our Bilingual Buddy Project allows you to have the support of learning a new language, we can attend appointments, make phone calls and everything else required for you to communicate in the language required.
Bhangra Dance Classes
Our dance classes are great for learning a new skill, meeting new people and having the best of times! All ages and skill levels are welcome. We currently don't have any sessions but keep your eyes peeled on our social media for announcements!
We are looking to start our film club up again, please check our blog and social media for updates. On the last Friday of every month we have our film club. We all decide what to watch and have a little social gathering before and after. You can stay for the whole film or just pop in. A great time to come and relax and just unwind after a busy month.
The world goes by so quickly and we barely get time to relax. Our yoga classes allow just that. A chance to unwind and get back in tune with your mind, body and soul.
Bharatanatyam Dance Classes
Our dance classes are great for learning a new skill, meeting new people and having the best of times! All ages and skill levels are welcome.
We are currently in search of a new Violin Teacher for this to class to be able to resume but it's been very popular over the years so keep an eye out for any news and updates!
Over the years we have attended a fair amount of Assembly's, this is something we love doing and the feedback of these are amazing. We can come in for classes or assembly's and teach about cultural history, celebrations and inclusion.
We also have all of our Safeguarding Children and Child protection.
We offer companionship and support for you or the person you care for. We provide support for lonely, or emotionally distressed people. Befrienders will usually visit for an hour or so per week.