Bournemouth Borough Council
Council services including a useful section on sources of grant funding maintained by the Borough's Community Development Team.
Bournemouth Churches Housing Association
A wide range of supported housing provision for those in need.
Bournemouth Council for Voluntary Services
Advice and support for charities and community organisations.
Connexions across Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole
Advice and information for young people aged 13 to 19 across the county. Website includes a searchable database of services including advice on drugs, housing, and education.
The Community Foundation for Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole
Grant making trust that also promotes philanthropy among individuals and companies. Current programmes include Local Network Fund for work with children and young people.
DEED - Development Education in Dorset
Resource centre and team of educators helping people make links between their own lives and the lives of people around the world.
Dorset Agenda 21
Working co-operatively with local people, communities, businesses, educational bodies, local government and other organisations to encourage sustainable living in Dorset.
Dorset Community Action
DCA is the Rural Community Council and the Council for Voluntary Service for Dorset. Services include advice to village halls, funding advice, support in developing constitutions etc for new organisations, play advisers, and community development work, among much else.
Dorset For You
Website for district and county councils. Includes a very useful statistics section which includes census information and data from the indices of deprivation.
Dorset Race Equality Council
Support and advice for those experiencing racism as well as for organisations committed to improving race equality.
East Dorset Drug and Alcohol Advisory Service
Based in Bournemouth and Poole, EDDAAS is staffed by a team of trained personnel who are available to anyone whose life has been adversely affected by drugs and / or alcohol. The service is entirely free and confidential, offering one to one support by appointment only. Also provides training.
Poole Council for Voluntary Services
Advice and support for charities and community organisations. Poole CVS, 54 Lagland Street, Poole BH15 1QG Tel: 01202 682046