Supporters of Diverse Abilities will have more than a passing interest in ‘the beautiful game’ in the coming months as Ferndown Football Club is to support the charity over the next season.
Bright colour themed bedrooms and inspirational quotes have transformed the bedrooms and communal areas of Lily’s Place, the children’s respite centre operated by Diverse Abilities.
Dorset’s disability charity, Diverse Abilities, has launched cashless options for its collection pots amid a year when fundraising revenue is down.
Coping with CHAOS, the children’s service provided by Diverse Abilities, has returned to Dorset for the summer holidays with social distancing rules in place.
Holidays are so important to all of us – especially children and young people with complex physical and learning disabilities, who can often be excluded from clubs unable to cater with their complex needs.
Thanks to a donation of £15,000 from Talbot Village Trust, Dorset’s disability charity, Diverse Abilities, has been able to purchase new wheelchair accessible vans.
Following increased demand for assistance, Diverse Abilities has appointed five new keyworkers to its Supported Living Service.
Although the Dorset Neon Run wasn’t able to take place in Poole Park this year, 65 participants walked, ran, and danced their own five-kilometre routes between Saturday 23 and Monday 25 May, raising £5,500 for Dorset’s disability charity, Diverse Abilities.
Divers Abilities, Dorset’s disability charity has received donations to assist with its day-to-day delivery of care from organisations in the local community and beyond.
If you had been training for Diverse Abilities’ Dorset Neon Run – set for 26 April – and had been disappointed when it was postponed until 12 September, don’t despair, as it will now be taking place virtually over the Bank Holiday weekend of Saturday 23, Sunday 24, and Monday 25 May.