To promote such charitable purposes for the benefit of the inhabitants of Alton Pancras in the county of Dorset and the immediate vicinity as the trustees shall from time to time think fit.
Charmouth Almshouse charity provides assistance where necessary to residents living within the parish boundary i.e. financial difficulties due to theft, loss of job, accident, hospital stay, desertion or a death. Annual grocery vouchers to those deemed in need. Help with school uniforms – college and university grants.
Relieve children suffering from serious and fatal childhood diseases, children with severe physical, mental disabilities and under-privileged abused or neglected children.
To promote the advancement of education of persons who are young or disabled by providing or assisting in the provision of facilities for training in sailing and seamanship and other water and land based activities. To provide or assist in the provision of facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation and leisure time occupation for the benefit of the inhabitants of Weymouth and Portland and the rest of the united kingdom with the object of improving the conditions of life for the said inhabitants and without prejudice to the generality of clause to promote any other charitable purposes for the benefit of the inhabitants of the county of Dorset as that county is constituted for administrative purposes at the date of this deed as the trustees shall from time to time in their discretion determine.
To relieve sickness and to promote and protect good health for the public benefit by providing financial assistance to those in need within Dorchester and the surrounding villages to pay for extra medical expenses and transport to and from hospital.
For the relief of financial hardship either generally or individually of people living anywhere in the world either generally or individually through the provision of grants goods or services.To advance the education of children and of other persons under the age of 25 years throughout the world in any chosen subject or activity worthy of study and generally accepted within the United Kingdom as being of educational value and to include lectures research publishing educational material field study and outdoor pursuits and vocational training. For relief of sickness and the preservation of health among all the peoples of the world.
To give assistance of a financial nature to individuals or groups dealing with sick or elderly people.