Local Christian Agencies Serving the Wider Community

PACE – assemblies and RE lessons for families at home

Andy and Dave from the PACE team have created some brilliant resources to help families, and reach young people who are currently not at school or having RE/PSE lessons and assemblies etc.

https://thepacetrust.blogspot.com/2020/03/assembly-and-lesson-videos.html

Hope FM

Music, news and local insight, plus a platform for the community. Locally the FM frequency is 90.1 FM.

www.hopefm.com

Listen On Demand for 30 days at: www.podbox.me/hopefm

Regular podcasts are available at: https://soundcloud.com/hopefmradio

Faithworks Wessex

Faithworks are currently running Food Banks, Community Money Advice (CMA), Recovery activities including an on-line Recovery course, SMILE lone parent community, and lots of support to those escaping rough sleeping (BCARS). These projects are all the more crucial in the current pandemic.

Visit their “Find help” page for more info: https://faithworkswessex.org.uk/covid-19-response/

International Care Network

“If you had to flee your home with nothing, you would hope that someone would welcome you and support you in rebuilding your life somewhere else. That’s what ICN does.”

https://www.icn.org.uk/

Prama Foundation

Our vision is to see: “a world where no-one is unfairly disadvantaged or excluded because of age or infirmity and where every person can enjoy life as they age”

PramaLife supports older people and carers across Dorset by providing a range of community activities including Befriending for Carers, Friendship Line, Telephone friendship groups

https://www.pramacare.org.uk/

Your Neighbour (national resource)

Churches are working around the clock to demonstrate love to their neighbours through this global pandemic. With so much new information and initiatives each day it can be difficult to know where to begin. YourNeighbour.org equips church leaders with the latest updates and resources and connects people in need to churches.

https://yourneighbour.org/