Programme or Fund
Dorset County Council Fund

Witchampton and Crichel Play Park Association

Area: East Dorset
Issue: Community Support and Development
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

The grant contributed towards a playpark project which is an essential community facility in the village.

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.

Volunteer Centre Dorset

Area: West Dorset
Issue: Disability and Access issues
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

The grant funded a scheme to provide volunteer befrienders to support individuals with learning disabilities.

For The Kids (4TK)

Area: Poole
Issue: Community Support and Development
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

The grant funded a Community Organiser to engage with local residents and lead on community activities.

The Training and Learning Company

Area: Bournemouth
Issue: Community Support and Development
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

The grant funded a variety of community projects including a community allotment scheme, cooking and lunch clubs.

Christchurch Food Festival Education Trust

Area: Christchurch
Issue: Health and Wellbeing
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

The grant funded Enhanced Cookery and Life Skills course for 12 young people at risk of becomings NEETs.

Future Roots

Area: West Dorset
Issue: Health and Wellbeing
Fund: Dorset County Council Fund

Funded a project to support young people with transitional and wellbeing needs which do not meet the treshold for statutory mental health suport.