Blackburn with Darwen - Neighbourhoods and Learning

Neighbourhoods - Darwen & Rural Healthy Communities Partnership



The Darwen & Rural Healthy Communities Partnership (D&R HCP) aim to increase the health and wellbeing of local residents by promoting a variety of health messages and organising events and activities with a health and wellbeing focus


  • Attend group meetings approx. once a month
  • Contribute to group discussions re: planning future events and activities
  • Attend relevant health related training courses
  • Attend events and activities organised by the group
  • Publicise events and activities planned by the group/ distribute promotional material
  • Liaise with members of the public
  • Monitor and record contacts made during activities/events using signing in sheets


  • Have a general interest in health and well being
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Enthusiastic and motivated


Training will be provided where necessary and may be in the form of peer support, distance learning or trainer led.