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Hipp!!Bones

Hipp!!Bones is a charity run youth club for young people aged 11-25 years with special needs and disabilities – it is based in Gillingham but has members from across Dorset and neighbouring counties. …
MS Dorset

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a condition that affects the brain and spinal cord. In MS, the coating that protects your nerves is damaged. Myelin is the fatty protective coating that surrounds nerve fibres …
open spaces Dorset volunteers

The Dorset Local Access Forum are looking for people who want to improve Dorset’s paths and open spaces for local people and visitors. The Dorset Local Access Forum are looking for people who …
Christine and Mike Dillon foodbank volunteers Gillingham

A husband and wife duo from Gillingham – who have volunteered for their local food bank throughout the pandemic – are being recognised for their incredible support, by anti-food poverty charity the Trussell …
High Sheriff Dorset Gillingham special certificate

The High Sheriff of Dorset has presented Gillingham with a special certificate in recognition of the town’s community spirit and actions at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020. Mr George Streatfeild …
covid vaccine volunteers Gillingham

The Gillingham Medical Practice says it needs an ‘army of volunteers’ to help with the local vaccination campaign which begins on Saturday locally. ‘We will need help with marshalling and queue management over …
refugees Dorset Syrian

Dorset Council says it has received ‘heart-warming’ messages from Syrian refugee families who have settled in Dorset and now want to help their local communities during these difficult times. Jenny Willoughby who works …
volunteers

Dorset Council has made a plea for more volunteers in the county to help tackle the Covid-19 coronavirus crisis. A spokesperson said: ‘You may have seen the overwhelming number of people volunteering across …
Home Library Service Gillingham

A popular home library service, run by Royal Voluntary Service, the national volunteering organisation, is looking to grow its service for housebound readers in the Gillingham and Shaftesbury area. The Home Library Service …