We interviewed Jo Edom from the National Coastal Tourism Academy about the rise and fall of tourism on both a national and local level.
Does the Volunteer Centre Dorset only offer support for the elderly at Christmas? No. The Company at Christmas project is just one of the many projects the centre runs for elderly people. Other projects include the Volunteer Help Scheme, which assists the elderly with basic gardening, and the Meal gift token scheme which entitles elderly and […]
Cash donations Christmas can be a very expensive time for many people, but even just a £5 donation will help bring joy to an older person in the community this Christmas. Cash donations help pay for lunches, gifts and food hampers. Volunteering There are many different ways in which members of the local community can volunteer […]
Dorset community helps support the half a million elderly people who spend Christmas alone every year. Research conducted by Age UK shows a staggering half a million older people in the UK feel most alone at Christmas and more than a third of elderly people in Dorset feel affected by loneliness. Last year, around 370 […]