Some of our Success Stories

Community led Economic Development

We led the development of community led development (CED) projects in Dorset supported by Reconomy. CED enables new ways of funding for local people to establish community enterprises.

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Health & Wellbeing

We worked closely with the Public Health team to support the LiveWell hub, Purbeck Pledge & Health/Wellbeing Forum. We’re currently working with Dorset Council supporting integration of VCSE services into the Domiciliary & Residential Care framework.

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Community Local Area Partnerships

DCA has an established track record of supporting Dorset’s community Local Area Partnerships (LAPs), providing coordinating roles for two of the five West Dorset Partnership’s Local Area Partnerships.

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Rural services economy

DCA has worked to protect rural services and assist in the development of the rural economy through finding local solutions to maintaining and making better use of valuable services, such as community buildings, village pubs, post offices, broadband and affordable housing.

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Tori’s Tigers

How Inspire Dorset helped mum Tori gain the support she needed to overcome barriers and achieve not only her goals, but benefit the wider community.

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