Issue
Volunteering

Weymouth Community Volunteers

Area: Weymouth and Portland
Issue: Volunteering
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

The grant funded the cost of a staff member to help with a volunteer gardening scheme which helps older people and maintains community gardens and areas.

Home-Start West Dorset

Area: West Dorset
Issue: Volunteering
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

The grant funded a project to recruit and train 30 home-visiting volunteers who will provide support to families in need.

Bridport and District Citizens Advice Bureau

Area: West Dorset
Issue: Volunteering
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

The grant funded the salary of a welfare benefits specialist who will support and mentor volunteer advisers in dealing with difficult benefits cases.