Bus Stop Club
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.
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.
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 café.
- To offer Mental Health First Aid training especially, but not exclusively, to those working or volunteering in the third sector in Dorset.
Established: September 2006
Registered Charity Number: 1132923
Board members: 10
Full time staff: 1
Part time staff: 4
Phone number: 07866 692528
Address: Turbary Resource Centre, Corbin Avenue Ferndown BH22 8AEView charity accounts on the Charity Commission website