Age Concern
Sturminster House, Bath Rd, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AS 01258 475582
Charlotte Dooley, Operations Manager [email protected]

Blackmore Vale Lions Club [Lions Club International]
The Blackmore Vale Lions meet at the Hub in Stalbridge on the second Monday of every month at 7.30pm
Telephone 0845 833 7423

Breatheon UK 01258 820274
Victoria Townsend –

British Red Cross 01305 215950
Dorset Branch, Unit 5 Parkway Farm, Poundbury, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 3AR

Cancer Research UK – Marnhull and District
Secretary: Carol Collis 01258 820766

The Children’s Society
Box Secretary: Mrs S. Ficke 01258 820509

Christian Aid
Contact: Mrs Joy Matthews tel: 01258 820375

Citizens Advice Bureau
Nearest office is in Gillingham
The Courtyard Newbury Court, GILLINGHAM, Dorset, SP8 4QX
Outreach offices in Sturminster Newton, Stalbridge and Shaftesbury.
Email:[email protected] Tel:0344 245 1291

Dorset Association for Disabled
Contact: Mrs Barnett 01258 820260
Secretary: Mrs Judith Bennett 01258 471623

Family Support Service
Stour View Family Centre, Bath Road, Sturminster Newton 01258 473932

Supporting local people with memory problems. The Mindful Café runs on the first Monday of each month between 10.00 and 12.00 at The Hub, Stalbridge.
Chair and Membership Secretary, Sally Nutbeem 01747 852153

Relate Marriage Guidance
Dorchester: 2, Poundbury Bus. Centre, Poundbury, DT1 3WA 01305 257206
Shaftesbury: Westminster Memorial Hospital, Abbey walk, SP7 8BD 01305 262285
Yeovil: The Foyer, Peter Street, BA20 1PN 01305 262285

Respite Care – Ivers College, Haines Lane
Day/Respite Care for 17 to 35 year olds with learning diffi culties 01258 820164

25, The Park, Yeovil BA20 1DG 01935 476455

Shaftesbury Area Talking Newspaper
Local news on tape for the blind, partially sighted and disabled
Contact: Collette Drury [email protected] 01258 473923
Colin Francis 01747 830327

Shaftesbury & District Social Club for the Visually Impaired
Contact: Ellen Brine 01747 853161

Royal Voluntary Service – Dorset & Wiltshire Hub Office 01305 236666
Contact: Operations Manager Lisa Knight