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Saturday room hire

Are you looking for a venue to run an activity, class or course on a Saturday? If so the Community Learning and Resource Centre here in Wimborne has rooms available for hire.

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Author: Sophie Eldridge

This coming Friday...

Want to know where we are going in Dorset after local government reorganisation and how communities will be engaged by the new Council?

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Author: Sophie Eldridge

Inspiring stories from BBO

Inspire Dorset support local mum to launch the inclusive sensory soft play business 'Tori's Tigers'.

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Author: Nicki Payne

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We Need That! A new recycling directory for Dorset

Would your charity or voluntary organisation like a free entry in a new 20-page bi-monthly recycling directory called 'We Need That' – Dorset which has been produced for Dorset Waste Partnership by charity Ideas2Action?

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Author: Sophie Eldridge

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    Join your organisation or group to the map of local charities working hard to support community in the UK. To give your support to local charities you can pledge your time to help a local cause or nominate a Charity Champion. Read more

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    Giving Tuesday is part of a global movement to support your favourite charity or cause. People across the world are raising or donating money in a myriad of inspirational ways. Read more

  • We Need That! A new recycling directory for Dorset

    Would your charity or voluntary organisation like a free entry in a new 20-page bi-monthly recycling directory called 'We Need That' – Dorset which has been produced for Dorset Waste Partnership by charity Ideas2Action? Read more

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    The many benefits of having specialist hospitals in Dorset have been detailed in a report and summary document published by NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). Read more

Our Training and Events

  • LYME REGIS - Community Networking Opportunity, 26th February 2019

    Dorset Community Action invite you to this event that provides VCSE organisations the opportunity to network, share information and good practice of the great work that you do within the Community. Read more

  • NORTH DORSET - Free Community Networking Opportunity - 16th January 2019

    The event is hosted by DCA to enable VCSE organisations the opportunity to network, share information and share good practice of the great work that you do in the Community. Groups will be able to find out about local initiatives, share common problems and exchange solutions and ideas, and to find out about the support that's available. Read more

  • WEYMOUTH & PORTLAND - Community Networking Opportunity, 14th February 2019

    Dorset Community Action invite you to this event that provides VCSE organisations the opportunity to network, share information and good practice of the great work that you do within the Community. Read more

  • EAST DORSET - Free Community Networking Opportunity, 13th February 2019

    Dorset Community Action are leading this event that provides VCSE organisations the opportunity to network, share information and good practice of the great work that you do within the Community. Read more