We support one another through our through our Information, Advice and Guidance Service, Crisis Advocacy Service, Vocational Skills Development Opportunities, Money Management Skills Training, and activities that reduce social isolation and improve health. These include our Horizons Community Café, and our Build, Grow, and Cook groups, all of which we deliver from our beautiful resource center at The Bridge.

Help through Crisis and Help Home from Hospital

Help Home from Hospital is our brand new project funded by Nationwide Building Society which will focus on supporting vulnerable patients due for discharge from the Acute Medical Unit at Bournemouth Hospital.. Help through Crisis is a five year Big Lottery Funded project providing advocacy and case work support to disabled people facing extreme financial/housing hardship.

Bournemouth Older People’s Forum

An independent group working in partnership with Access Dorset to promote health and wellbeing of older people in Bournemouth.

Horizons Build Grow Cook

Our weekly vocational group designed to empower participants to develop skills and gain experience.

Horizons Cafe

All welcome at our community cafe which is on Mondays and Wednesdays at the Bridge

Living within our means

Our free course which empowers participants to take control of their finances.

Dorset Police Strategic Consultation

Our project ensures that Dorset Police policy and procedures are informed by the views of local disabled and older people

Information, Advice and Guidance Service

Our free telephone advice service.

Our Sensory Garden

FInd out more about our beautiful sensory garden.

Community Safety Service

Access Dorset is a third party hate crime reporting centre. Find out more here, including our useful community safety toolkit.