Access Dorset
An independent reporting centre for disability related incidents

Bournemouth People First
Charity run for and by people with learning disabilities


Dorset Advocacy
Provides advocacy to older people, disabled people and people with learning disabilities

Dorset Race Equality Council
A charity committed to challenging prejudice in Dorset

Intercom Trust
A charity providing support and advocacy services to lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans communities in the South West

People First Dorset
Helping people with learning difficulties support each other to speak up

Poole Forum
Speaking-up group run for and by people with learning disabilities

Public Health Dorset
PHD is a partnership of local authorities which aims to improve and protect health in Bournemouth, Poole and Dorset

South West Dorset Multicultural Network
The network provides regular ways for those from all Black and minority ethnic groups to meet together

A group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and questioning young people in Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole

 Women’s Action Network Dorset
A social, socially aware, campaign and support group


Acas (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service)
Provides information on employee and employer rights – free guides & helpline

Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC)
Champions equality and human rights – provides information and advice to individuals and organisations to tackle discrimination