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2016 - new Chief Officer, Paul Jones redesigned how the charity operated, dividing it into three sections, Activities, Transport and Places, in line with the aims of the charity.

2020 - Covid Response coordinators in Kirklees and awarded Highly Commended National Finalist in the Community Group of the Year Awards 2021

2021 - DDC moved to a new Head Office and opened new charity shop in Skelmanthorpe.

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Denby Dale Centre - Westleigh House, Wakefield Road, Denby Dale, HD8 8QJ

Door What3Words: love.storeroom.sandals

Gate What3Words: referral.villager.binder

DDC Charity Shop & Activities - Springfield Mill, Norman Road, Denby Dale, HD8 8TH

What3Words: sector.reduce.foot

Emley Dementia Group, Emley Community Centre, Upper Lane, Emley, HD8 9RJ

What3Words: cabbies.email.shift

Mirfield Dementia Group, Mirfield Community Centre, Water Royd Lane, Mirfield, WF14 9SG

What3Words: circus.piper.clown

Marsden Memory Cafe

Mechanics Hall, Peel Street, Marsden, HD7 6BW

What3Words: spelling.retrain.revolting

The Kirkburton Hub - Riley Lane, Kirkburton, Huddersfield, HD8 0RZ

What3Words: help.aquatics.frogs

Time Together Charity Shop, 53 Commercial Road, Skelmanthorpe, HD8 9DA

What3Words: dinosaur.suspended.ruins

Skelmanthorpe Community Pantry, Elm Street, Skelmanthorpe, HD8 9BH

What3Words: honey.hedgehog.copies

Finance Department - Springfield Mill, Norman Road, Denby Dale, HD8 8TH

What3Words: puzzled.dumplings.washable

Skelmathorpe Dementia Group

Darby & Joan Club, Barrowstead, Skelmanthorpe, HD8 9UW

What3Words: award.escorting.february

Lepton Dementia Group

Lepton Methodist Church, Highgate Lane, Lepton, HD8 0DS

What3Words: method.fast.salads

2004 - The Denby Dale Centre was established by members of the Denby Dale and Lower Cumberworth Methodist Churches. It was born out of concern for people who are socially isolated, for various reasons, in our rural area. The aim was to reach the 43 communities that make up South Kirklees. 

2005 - DDC was registered as a Company Limited by Guarantee


2007 - DDC was registered as a Charity

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