Developing neighbourhoods and places through practical community projects. Dorset Community Action supports people with training and skills development and undertaking third sector development and research.
Our mission is to bring people together to develop, and action, community based solutions that deliver better services for the benefit of our communities.
Many of our staff live in the communities we support, or joined us through our support programmes as trainees. We live and breathe Dorset’s communities.
DCA is a member of the Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE) network, England’s largest grouping of rural community support charities. ACRE and its 38 county-based member organisations, work together to advocate on behalf of rural communities, and support a wide range of community-led initiatives using nationally established good practice.
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