Local Authority
West Dorset

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.

Dorset EAL Solutions

Area: West Dorset
Issue: Racial and Cultural Integration
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

The grant funded a project to set up parents’ groups in identified nurseries and preschools with parents of children for whom English is an additional language .The project involves encouraging parents to use their home languages to support learning in early years .

People First Dorset

Area: West Dorset
Issue: Social Inclusion
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

The grant funded a training and mentoring package for a friendship club for people with disabilities.

The Drimpton Hall and Recreation Trust

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

The grant funded solar panels for a village hall.