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Boosting Wellbeing through Nature, Art and Movement

COVID-19 Medical Exemption Information

Festive Events Guidance for Organisers

Help deliver/support Booster Jabs over Christmas

Carrying out mandatory COVID-19 checks for venues/events

Vaccination Update from Dorset CCG – 13th December

COVID-19 Vaccination Roll Out – Clinical Commissioning Group Press Release

Future NHS Collaboration Platform – Latest round of recruitment is underway, for roles that support the commissioning of specialised services.

Suicide Prevention Resources – If you or someone else is  feeling suicidal, people who care are ready to help

Health Watch Dorset – Project seeks the views of children and young people with cancer

Latest NHS Letter

Letter of Thanks from the NHS

Home First Project – Ensuring patients needing hospital care have access to the right support

Join the ‘Jab Army’ – CAN are recruiting volunteers locally instead of the Royal Voluntary Service.

Village Halls Week 2022!

New research from ACRE sheds light on the extent to which halls have been affected by successive national lockdowns.

ACRE Press Release – Overwhelming Support for the Village Halls Domesday Book

Reopening Information Sheets

ACRE’s Safeguarding Week

Thank you for joining us for our AGM. We had the opportunity to share the real challenges faced by real people and were privileged to be joined by the Chair for ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England).

In Person Networking for Weymouth Groups.

Changes within DCA from April 2022

Networking Webinar Resources – 15th December 2021

Statement to Service Changes – October 2021

Help DCA support Dorset!

With options of traditional donations or selecting us as your chosen charity through Amazon (Where Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to a charity of your choice) your choice in supporting DCA has never been easier!

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A huge thank you to those who joined us for the launch of our Training Academy!

Packed full of top tips, bite sized sessions and a chance to hear from our Guest Speakers it was great to officially get the fresh Academy off the ground! We enjoyed the day and we hope you did too. For those attending we’ll be sending out your voucher for the free funding course we promised, if you missed out then don’t worry, we’ll be sending out extra information soon on what’s available through the Academy!
When asked ‘Do you think you’d visit our Training Academy following today’s event?’
100% of attendees said yes!
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