Dorset Council Funding Opportunity - Round 1 Community & Culture Project Fund Now Open ! Deadline 11th June

New school and centre of excellence will improve lives and save money

Decision expected on new school and centre of excellence

Dorset Council Holiday Activities and Food programme - Provider event Tuesday 4th May

More digital arts activities for local people

Dorset Council Pays Tribute to Prince Philip

Happy Families Happy Futures - extension and update

NHS Open Letter and Astrazeneca-vaccine information

Trusted Voices COVID-19 Update

Businesses in Dorset are invited to take part in a 90-minute event designed to introduce SEND in the workplace. You can choose to attend either the Wednesday 21 April [4-5:30pm] or Thursday 27 May [4-5:30pm] event.

C-Card Venues

Delivering Food and Fun to Children in Dorset

Educational Psychology Service helpline for parents and carers
If you're concerned about how your child is coping during coronavirus you can request a 30 minute consultation with one of the Dorset Council educational psychologists.
Calls are confidential unless there's a risk of harm to you, your child or someone else. Call 01258 474036, Mon-Fri 9am-4.45pm to ask for an appointment.

NHS Sexual Health Dorset Targeted Outreach Newsletter - April 2021

Dorset Council Children's Services - Partners Comms - 1st April 2021

Support is still available now that shielding has ended

Trusted Voices Champions Update - vaccines

Allied Health Professionals Dorset News Update

Dorset Hero Awards - nominate your hero

Delivering free school meals to children over the Easter holidays

Dorset Strategic Partnership Governance

Harbour Comms for Partners

Update from Theresa Leavy - 19th March

Raising the issues around County Lines in Dorset email and video - Sam In Too Deep

Testing for pupils, staff, parents and households with children in school

The Horse Course - opening in Hurn, Christchurch and East Dorset plus BCP for referrals

Community Testing - Coronavirus

Do you need help to get to your vaccination appointment safely?

Dorset Youth Rep Group Updates

Head of Locality - Dorchester and West permanent role appointed

Pan-Dorset Safeguarding Children's Partnership (SCP) Policies and Procedures Manual

Unpaid carers can now request PPE

Volunteers, we thank you!

Coronavirus Helpline for parents and carers

Dorset Council - Young People Takeover Challenge

Dorset Council approves budget 2021-22

Holiday and Activity Food Programme

Home Learning - resources for mental health and wellbeing from Dorset Council

NHS Dorset open letter

Support available to complete the Census

Happy Families Happy Futures Programme Update

Healthwatch Dorset Young Listeners Project Launch and Poster

Information about Asymptomatic Testing for employees

Dorset Community Rapid Testing Service

NHS Stakeholder Update - COVID-19 vaccination programme in Dorset

Dorset Traineeships for 19-24 year olds 2021

Partner Update from Theresa Leavy - 5th February 2021

The Alcohol Education Trust Competition and poster - deadline 31st March

Can you help children get on-line?

Dorchester Winter Wanderland

Dorset Children, Young People and Families Plan - easy read version

Family Information Service - Tech for home schooling and help with childcare costs

Lockdown 3 grants for businesses

Partners Update from Theresa Leavy - 25th January 2021

The Census is coming - Sunday 21st March 2021

Councillors consider plans to create more homes for Dorset children

Digital help available for families home schooling

NHS Dorset Open Letter and Easy Read version

Information about COVID testing in Dorset

Partners Update from Theresa Leavy - 8th January 2021

Postcard for all Dorset households

Stakeholder update COVID-19 vaccination programme in Dorset

Sexual Health Dorset News and C-Card venues

Dorset CCG update on children and young people's Speech, Language and Communication Services

Dorset Council - Lockdown - what you can and can't do

Family Information Service update on schools, colleges and childcare

Help with utility bills this winter

Dorset Council Newsletter

Family Information Service Newsletter December 2020

KOOTH December update

COVID and Me - video from The Rendezvous, Gillingham- young people sharing their experiences of Lockdown and beyond

Dorset CAMHS Services

Dorchester Youth Centre reopening COVID secure youth sessions

Partners Update from Theresa Leavy

Supporting Local Government - Spending Review 2020 Key Points

Weymouth and Portland Outdoor Christmas Cinema Events


Dorset Council News for Young People

Dorset COVID Public Update LIVE Thursday 26th November at 7pm

Dorset Family Information Service Newsletter November 2020

Dorset Flu Campaign


Safeguarding Children Newsletter - December 2020

Youth Specific COVID Briefing from Participation People - Thursday 26th November

The Fuse Project

Partner Update from Theresa Leavy - Director Children's Services

The Pan-Dorset Safeguarding Children Partnership (SCP) Policies and Procedures Manual has been updated (November 2020)

Dorchester Community Mailout

Easy Read - Open Letter to Dorset from NHS Dorset

Dorset Council Draft Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy and Action Plan

Dorset COVID Public Update

Dorset NHS - leading Doctors and Nurses make joint COVID-19 call

Have Your Say - residents survey 2020

Open letter to Dorset, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole October 2020

Partners Update - Theresa Leavy - 23rd October 2020

The Dorset Council Children and Young People Plan 2020-2023 has been adopted by Dorset Council - the children's version can be found here and the full and other versions by following this link

Weymouth Town Council COVID-19 Response

Weymouth Town Council Keep In Touch Projects - press release

Dorset Council Reaching Out

Partners Update from Theresa Leavy - 8th October

Dorset update on schools - managing Coronavirus

Dorset Council Youth Offer Survey - closes 16th October

Dorset NHS CCG Mental Health Integrated Community Care Project

Latest updates on COVID-19 in Dorset from Public Health England

Sexual Health Dorset Update

Have your say on Enforcement of Local COVID-19 Regulations

Success for Dorset Police in Latest National County Lines Intensification Work

COVID-19 Local Update on Substance Misuse Dorset

Homestart Merger

Public Health Dorset - We Need to Get Back to Normal

STARS Dorset specialist support for children and young people

Update to partners from Theresa Leavy 14/09/2020

Dorset Police ask people to know the signs of County Lines

New Grants to Support Dorset SME's

Welcoming children back to school, college and childcare

Partner Update from Theresa Leavy, Dorset Council - 25th August 

Dorset Children Thrive - Children's Services new delivery model - Making Dorset the best place to grow up (amended)

Dorset Council COVID-19 School Transport Update

Audition Workshop opportunity for young dancers aged 14 - 19 years

Dorset Council would live to promote the work of our community and voluntary groups

Young Somerset LIVE on Instagram - TONIGHT (10th August - 7pm) talking Children's Mental Health

CitA Dorset Energy Advice during COVID-19

Crisis Fund Emergency Pre-payment Meter Vouchers

Dorset Music Hub - email invitation and flyer

DSCB Newsletter - August 2020

Theresa Leavy Partner Update - 7th August 2020

Getting Building Funding allocated to Dorset LEP

Ignite Horticultural Course - Referral Form - COVID-19 Agreement

Dorset Council Update 27/7

Dorset Council reports on it's financial position

Dorchester Youth & Community Centre Off-Grid Outreach project

New Dorset Special School

Partner Update from Theresa Levey, Director Children's Services

Letter from Dorset Race Equality Council

All Things Food!

Dorset Libraries offer 'click and collect' service

Invitation to initial Dorchester Community Group Network

Information for shielded residents

Calling Children and Young People in Dorset to tell us what you think

SWRAC Email and Referral Form

The Horse Course are taking referrals

Dorset Services for Children Partnership e-Bulletin

Pan-Dorset Safeguarding Newsletter July 2020

Summer in Dorset - your response

Crisis Fund Emergency - pre payment meter vouchers

NHS Test and Trace for Employers

South West Youth Impact Network Update and meeting information

Dorset Council News Update - 15th June 2020

EDAS Summer Newsletter - June 2020

EDAS Etizolam Information

KOOTH Data From Lockdown

Spirit of Dorchester from Emma Scott

Update from Theresa Leavy Dorset Council

Dorchester Youth & Community Centre online support information, and

Weymouth & Portland Covid-19 support available 

Dorset CCG Coronavirus Update

Dorset Council Children's Safeguarding Local Area Designated Officer Allegations ReminderLADO_Allegations_poster.pdf

Kooth Pride Month information and awareness resource

Dorchester Foodbank update

The State of the Sector in Dorset report

Children's Services New Locality Model presentation

Feedback from NHS Dorset

Keep Young People Safe

Advice Dorset Partnership Outline Strategy 2020-2024

Help and Kindness Campaign Update

Support offer from Mosaic for families

Dorset Family Information Service Update from Naomi Lawton

New Coronavirus Helpline for Parents and Carers in Dorset

Your NHS - Here For You

DTCP and Colliton Street Psychotherapy Services - COVID-19 Support

Public Health Dorset and Livewell Dorset - Helping People to Help Others

Dorchester Community Support Group

Dorset Council - grades for exams due to be sat Summer 2020

Mental Health and Wellbeing from Dorset Mind

Armed Forces Community Health and Wellbeing Team News

Community Action  Network - supporting the VCS through COVID-19

Sexual Trauma and Recovery Service support through COVID-19

SWRAC update

We're Still Here - KOOTH

Dorset Council Update on COVID-19

Dorset SEND update to support families during COVID-19

Supporting through volunteering during the Corona Virus pandemic

New residential care home and accommodation for young care leavers in Dorset

Dorset Safeguarding Partnership Update

Why we have to increase Dorset's Council Tax

Dorset Council's Plan 2020

Dorset Mind Your Head Chillzone Programme in Dorset

Dorset Police & Crime Commissioner blames cut to youth services for spike in youth crime

New contract for services to help people experiencing Domestic Abuse

Letter from the Director of Children's Services in Dorset - Strengthening Services for Children and Families in Dorset

Working together for stronger relationship - Happy Families, Happy Futures update

FREE use of community space for the Arts in Boscombe and hire agreement 

New Space Youth Project Group to start in Beaminster

Face Forward Project Update

IMPORTANT INFORMATION - Parents claiming Universal Credit and their 2 year free early education funding update

Introduction to Child's Services Advice & Duty Service from Dorset's Director of People - Children

Dorset Council appoints new lead for Children's Social Care

Community Front Rooms for 18 years plus with mental health issues

The EU Settlement Scheme in Dorset information

Women and Gambling information and leaflet

Dorset's revised Children in Need Pathway Guidance and CIN Pathway document for comment

Dorset CAMHS website now available

Help to claim Universal Credit from the CAB

BCHA - The Growth Project for 19+ and referral form

Venue available for hire - day and residential - The Hub, Lyme Regis

Shape futures and change lives with RED January with Dorset MindRegister_for_RED_January_in_5_easy_steps_PDF.pdf and registration information

New Children's Safeguarding Out of Hours service in Dorset and Poster

Update on changes of locations of Statutory Social Work Services in Dorset

Family Partnership Zones for Safeguarding news

Family Partnership Zones contact lists

Family Partnership Zone documents: Chesil; Christchurch; Dorchester; East Dorset; North Dorset; Purbeck; West Dorset

Pan-Dorset Safeguarding Procedures Poster