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Our approach

We believe in a fair and equal society where people and communities can live the life they choose.

At Help & Care we work closely with people to understand what really matters for them, and to make sure that everyone has the same opportunities to lead independent and fulfilling lives.

We can help you!

We can speak up on your behalf, offer assistance to manage some day-to-day activities, provide support and advice, and much more. Together we will make your voice heard and find solutions that will help you be happier. 
Find out more about our services, our values, and our life-changing stories.

OUR YEAR IN NUMBERS

  • 66,610 1 to 1 support given
  • 8,218 Stories collected to improve health & social services
  • 13,816 Our community reach
  • 19,565 Volunteer hours given
  • 16,028 Calls to our gateway

Information and Advice

Our factsheets cover a range of topics and are full of useful information and advice for people living in the Bournemouth, Poole and Dorset areas. They are free and available to download.

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As a team we collaborate to make a personal difference to our community

Money Matters

Archie and June were struggling to manage their finances and were worried about how they would cope in the future. Help & Care made the couple aware of the benefits they were entitled to and introduced them to ways they could make their money go further.

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Carers: Life After Caring

Roger cared for his wife Anne until she went into a care home a few weeks ago. He misses having someone in his home to talk to and look after. Help & Care arranged for Roger to be telephoned by a volunteer and also referred him to charities that could help.

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We play a number of roles both nationally and locally, providing a range of services to local people and work closely with communities.


Delivering in partnership

We play a number of roles both nationally and locally, providing a range of services to local people and work closely with communities.

  • Borough of Poole
  • Bournemouth Borough Council
  • Citizens Advice Bureau
  • Dorset County Council
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