Congratulations to our very own Chair - Chrissie Booth on being appointed Vice Chair on the NFWI board.  For details of the members of the NFWI board 2022- 23 please check here
AFM 2022 Preliminary Agenda
Please check here for the Preliminary Agenda for the Autumn Federatioon Meeting - October 2022
Pro Rata Subs Form July - September 2022
Please check here for the form
Monthly Prize Draw Form 2022 - 23
Please check here for the monthly prize draw application form 2022 - 23
Wendy Woolly Preserves Competition 2022 Ammended
Please check here for information and ammended application form for the Wendy Woolly Preserves Competition 20222

Stationery Order form 2022
Please check here for the Stationery order form 2022

2023 Diary and Calendar order form
Please check here for the order form for 2023 diaries and calendars

Please check here for the Annual Subscription Fees Form - to be returned by 1 July 2022 at the latest

Please check here for the Sport and Leisure Resources Pack

Please check here for the WI Bulb Catalogue 2022 and here for the order form

PAI Appeal 2022
Once again, we are asking for your help to improve the lives of others in Derbyshire.
We are launching an appeal for new toiletries and other items for the women and children in a refuge in Buxton – this
to tie in with our Autumn Federation meeting there in October this year.

We are asking members and WIs to collect the following items for Charis House, Good News Family Care Home
based in Buxton. If you can collect items together between now and the October meeting and bring them along then,
collection will be arranged on the day.

If you, or your WI needs more information please contact Viv Rhodes email vivr1@yahoo.co.uk , phone 01909723437
or any member of the PAI team
Perhaps your WI could collect a few items to donate in a small toilet bag as a welcoming gift

Toothbrush – Child and/or Adult Deodorant
Toothpaste – Child and/or Adult Face Mask
Shampoo – Child and/or Adult New Hand Towels
Conditioner Baby Wipes
Shower Gel – Child and/or Adult Cotton Wool Balls
Bubble Bath – Child and/or Adult Face Cleanser
Body Lotion Face Toner
Hand Cream Face Moisturiser
Moisturiser New Pants – Women – Girls – Boys all sizes
Hair Brush – Child and/or Adult Bath Bombs
Soap – Child/Baby/Adult Wet Wipes
Disposable Nappies – all sizes Antibacterial Gel
Tampax and/or Sanitary Towels Antibacterial Wipes


Please check here for the 2022 version of the DFWI General Application Form

Please check here for the details for the Bulb Scheme, catalogue, orders form and letter from Jane Latham (the BulbLady) explaining the procedure for ordering.

Check here to download the new DFWI Welcome Leaflet for new WI members.


Parking Restrictions on Sherwin Street
AS FROM THE 10th MAY 2021 the residential streets in the vicinity of the DFWI HQ will be RESIDENTS PARKING ONLY between the hours of 08:00am - 20:00pm.

Please try to ensure you park in the DFWI car-park when visiting the office to avoid any unnecessary fines while our Business Parking Permits can be obtained on the day of your visit from the office.

DFWI Public Liability Insurance
Please check here for details of the form for 2021 - 2022

Constitution and Rules for Womens Institutes 2021
Please check here for the updated Constitution and Rules for WIs
You will find the changes made are on page 13 - section 38 & 39 to allow for Virtual meetings.
Page 23 requires signing
A message from the DFWI Resolutions Co-ordinator Diane Smiles

Great News for DFWI members - we can now pay for events and items such as diaries and calendars over the phone.  Simply ring the office on 01332 342596 to make your payments.

Following the recent election the Board of Trustees 2022/24 is as follows:

Barbara Bailey
Anne Bellamy
Chrissie Booth
Rosie Fisher
Sam Hall
Linda Odell
Viv Rhodes
Fay Rumley
Margaret Scott
Linda Singleton
Diane Smiles
Judy Stanhope

The officers are as follows:
Chairman - Chrissie Booth
Vice Chairmen - Rosie Fisher
Vice Chairman - Linda Singleton
Hon. Treasurer - Anne Bellamy
Asst. Treasurer - Sam Hall


DERBYSHIRE HOUSE is our Federation Headquarters.

The Federation office is open between 10 am and 2 pm Monday to Thursday, however, if you contact us outside these hours the answer phone is always on when the office is unoccupied.  We will endeavour to respond to your query as soon as possible.

The Hall is available for hire, please see DFWI Hall Lettings below.  New audio visual is available to hire at an extra cost, please contact the office on 01332 342596 for further information