Our Purpose

Our Purpose

The purpose of the Dorset Community House is to be a local community-led organisation that builds community capacity using a community development framework.

Our Goals

GOAL ONE: CONNECT COMMUNITY

Dorset Community House builds, connects and supports community networks of inclusiveness, involvement, trust and cooperation to improve community spirit, cohesion and wellbeing.

GOAL TWO: SUPPORT PEOPLE

Dorset Community House supports the development of the personal skills, knowledge, abilities and resilience of people to improve the health and wellbeing of themselves and the Dorset community.

GOAL THREE: CREATE OPPORTUNITY

Dorset Community House supports skill development, life-long learning, training and employment readiness opportunities to improve people’s social engagement and economic opportunities.

GOAL FOUR: LOCAL LEADERSHIP

Dorset Community House is a community operated organisations, led by a Board of Governance consisting of volunteers living and working in the local community.

DORSET COMMUNITY HOUSE – THE HEART OF DORSET