Community Partners

We believe that working with other charities, organisations and agencies across Dorset is essential to meet the complexity of challenges faced by people experiencing mental health conditions.

 Local organisations we work with
Abilities
Abilities are a non-profit making charity working closely with local community and businesses to help and support people back into work.
Acts FastActs Fast
Acts Fast are a dynamic group of people whose aims are to alleviate the isolation, trauma and distress by holistically supporting the non-abusive family of a sexually abused child.
ArtisanArtisan Community Art Studio
An independent community art studio working from First Point Plus, a Centre for Wellbeing in Moordown.
bournemouthBournemouth Borough Council
EastboroEastBoro
East Boro specialises in providing housing, care and support services to vulnerable adults throughout Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole.
English 2000English 2000
We are delighted to work with students from English 2000.
Livability Holton Lea
With a particular understanding of disabilities and mental ill-health, Livability Holton Lea run a diverse programme designed to benefit the whole person – promoting physical, mental, spiritual and social wellbeing. Their wellbeing centre is set in 350 acres of tranquil and beautiful Dorset countryside.
URC LOGOParkstone United Reformed Church
Extremely active within the Lower Parkstone and Poole area the Church is well known as a friendly meeting house and support location to many local groups and organisations – both Faith Groups and Community Groups – from the Poole Passion Play, Bournemouth Orchestra’s and Dance Show Rehearsals.. to humble local Art workshops.
RelateRelate, Bournemouth
Relationship problems cause a lot of distress in families. Relate has a unique ability to support individuals, couples, and families experiencing a wide range of difficulties.
richemond-fellowship-logoRichmond Fellowship
Richmond Fellowship provides a range of supported housing and community based services for people with mental health problems across Dorset.
Samaritans
Bournemouth Samaritans has been providing emotional support in the Bournemouth area for many years. In a typical year, their volunteers take over 14,500 phone calls, more than 2,500 email messages and they welcome over 90 face to face visitors to the branch.
Skills&LearningSkills&Learning
Delivering high quality professional learning and training across Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole.
PlussPluss
Pluss is an award-winning Social Enterprise that supports thousands of people with disabilities and other disadvantages move towards and into employment each year.
Parkstone United Reformed Church
Extremely active within the Lower Parkstone and Poole area the Church is well known as a friendly meeting house and support location to many local groups and organisations – both Faith Groups and Community Groups – from the Poole Passion Play, Bournemouth Orchestra’s and Dance Show Rehearsals.. to humble local Art workshops.
poole-cvs-logoPoole CVS
Poole CVS offers a range of services including: Funding advice, advice on running your organisation, help with finding volunteers.
richemond-fellowship-logoRichmond Fellowship
Richmond Fellowship provides a range of supported housing and community based services for people with mental health problems across Dorset.
Samaritans
Bournemouth Samaritans has been providing emotional support in the Bournemouth area for many years. In a typical year, their volunteers take over 14,500 phone calls, more than 2,500 email messages and they welcome over 90 face to face visitors to the branch.
Skills&LearningSkills&Learning
Delivering high quality professional learning and training across Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole.
South West TrainsSouth West Trains
ymca-logoYMCA Bournemouth
Here at the YMCA there are a diverse range of programmes helping to serve the needs of the local community from housing, youth work and children’s work to health and fitness. We support children, young people and their families to become all that they can be.