Bus Stop Club

Bus Stop Club

Charity information

Bus Stop Club

We provide a befriending and support service to adult residents and their immediate families in the East Dorset / Ringwood area. We run East Dorset and Ringwood CAP Debt Centre.
Our Centre operates an Open Door policy for anyone in crisis or in need of information. We especially support those who are economically and/or socially disadvantaged in some way. We take referrals from and work in partnership with other local agencies such as social services, police, and health.

Founded 2006

  • Mission statement

    TO ADVANCE EDUCATION AND PROMOTE THE GOOD HEALTH OF CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES BY PROVIDING AN ADVICE AND SUPPORT SERVICE ,WORKSHOPS AND PRACTICAL ADVICE ON PARENTING, HEALTHY EATING, ADULT LITERACY SKILLS AND BEFORE AND AFTER DAY-TIME ACTIVITIES.

  • Aims

    Bus Stop Club aims to:

    • To support those with unmanageable debt on their journey out of debt through our CAP Debt Centre. Support from our team of befriender volunteers is available to clients until they are debt free.
    • To provide a befriending and support service to any resident of East Dorset in crisis, due to poverty, relationship breakdown, housing, family stress, chronic ill-health - physical and/or mental.
    • To provide after school and holiday activities, including weekly drop-ins and our Friday night community cafĂ©.
    • To offer Mental Health First Aid training especially, but not exclusively, to those working or volunteering in the third sector in Dorset.
  • Overview

    Established: September 2006

    Registered Charity Number: 1132923

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 4

    Volunteers: 24

    Phone number: 07866 692528

    Address: Turbary Resource Centre, Corbin Avenue Ferndown BH22 8AE

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