Older People

Alton Pancras Trust

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.

Wool Surgery Charity Fund

To help in the healthcare of local people, by providing medical equipment (including drugs, dressings, foods, and other services), providing comfort for users of health care premises, and assisting transport for patients and their carers. To relieve poverty among patients, help their carers, and help local health education and research.

Almshouse Charity

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.

The Steve Charles Help A Friend Fund

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.