Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Access Dorset

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Access Dorset aims to enhance the everyday lives of disabled people, older people, carers and other people who may benefit from support or information. Access Dorset offers a Dorset Information and Advice Line (DIAL) and a Drop In Service where you can get face to face support. 

Access Dorset can help with:

  • Rights and discrimination
  • Benefits and financial advice
  • Independent Living
  • Support to manage your health condition
  • Aids and adaptations in the home
  • Social and leisure activities
  • Safety
  • Transport
  • Signposting to support groups and organisations
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Venue/Contact Details
Access Dorset
Littledown Centre
Area coverage
Pan Dorset
See Journey Planner on right-hand side of this page, where you can view bus, car and train routes from your location.
Times and Costs
Opening times:
Dorset Information & Advice Line Monday to Friday 10am - 4pm., Drop in support & advice Wednesdays 2pm - 4pm.
Further opening details:
  • Evening
  • Afternoon
  • Morning
  • Daily
  • All Year Round
This is a free service.
Ages, Booking Details and Referral Information
Booking Information:
Contact via website, telephone or drop in service
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