We believe that local communities have the solutions to many of the challenges society faces.
We can support you with our services to unleash the power of local to create a better Dorset for all.


Dorset Council is reviewing ALL Grant Funding.

The Council have put together a Survey to gain public opinion.
It is crucial your voice is heard and we need your action now to build a case for our ongoing success.


Following on from a highly successful Village Halls’ Week that involved over 700 village halls, actively engaged 18 MPs and attracted coverage from Countryfile, national Newspapers and resulted in #villagehallsweek trending on Twitter, ACRE are launching a national survey.


Trustee Club

Bringing Trustees together to pool resources, share solutions and tackle issues

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Inspire Dorset

A partnership to support unemployed people across Dorset, using community enterprise

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Room hire

Room space available to hire at our Centre in the heart of Wimborne

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Latest news

***New Job Advert*** – Supporting Enterprise Coach – BBO

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***New Job Advert*** Youth Engagement Officer (Part Time) – Healthwatch Dorset

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***New Job Advert*** Grant Manager (Part Time) – The Alcohol Education Trust

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Mental Health Survey

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CLaRC awarded Semi-Finalists

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Events – Trustee Club & Focus on Rural Dorset

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Urban Heaths Partnership, Firewise UK

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Village Survival Guide now available

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Well being is everyone’s business

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