Other Events

17 October 2016 - 17 October 2020
Walking for Health
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Time : 12am - 2pm Every monday
Location : Holton Lee
Type of Event : Activity

Join us for a gentle stroll around Holton Lee taking in some of the fantastic scenery. Led by George Hinton from the RSPB.
Free - no need to book
Meet at the Coffee Shack.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Livability Holton Lee
Contact Name : Shirley Walker
Tel : 01202 625562
Email : swalker.holtonlee@livability.org.uk
Website : http://www.holtonlee.org


22 July 2018
'Sign for Change' - WDDA Family Fun Day
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Time : 11:00-16:00
Location : Boscombe Chine Gardens
Type of Event : Fundraiser

Wiltshire and Dorset Deaf Association is holding a family friendly fundraising and deaf awareness event 'Sign for Change' in Boscombe Chine Gardens (Christchurch Road end) on Sunday 22 July 2018. We will be hosting a screening of the Oscar winning film 'The Silent Child' and introduction to BSL sessions inside the FOBGC Education Centre (next to the basketball court) alongside a vintage style tea party and refreshments throughout the day, a performance from our Signing Choir 'Significance' outside and a range of children's activities.

The aim of the event is to help bring hearing and Deaf children and families together and to help breakdown some of the barriers to communication by introducing families to BSL. We are fundraising to support our work teaching Deaf parents of young pupils to deliver to Deaf Awareness & Communication training to local Nursery and Primary Schools in Dorset.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Wiltshire and Dorset Deaf Association
Contact Name : Zoe Keeping
Tel : 07793284109
Email : admin@wdda.co.uk
Website : http://wdda.co.uk


23 July 2018
Sail & Steam Tour
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Time : 09:30
Location : Swanage and the Isles of Purbeck
Type of Event : Coach, Sail and Steam Train Journey

Catching our coach to Poole Quay and sailing to Swanage enjoying spectacular views of Poole Bay and the Jurassic Coast. We then stroll through Swanage to catch the 12-4pm steam train to either Corfe Castle or Norden. Returning back to Swanage to catch the 4:45pm sailing from Swanage Pier to Poole arriving back in Bournemouth around 6:20pm

Contact Details
Organisation :
Moore Avenue Park Community Group & Day Coach Tours
Contact Name : Jeff W Coombs
Tel : 01202 579918
Email : jeffrey.coombs@ntlworld.com


29 July 2018
Prudential RideLondon - Surrey 100
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Location : London/Surrey
Type of Event : Cycle

We are thrilled to have charity places in this incredible closed road event which starts at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and then takes you on a journey through central London and into the stunning countryside of Surrey. The event is well known for its fantastic support from the public and with a final finish via The Mall, you’re sure to hear the roaring crowds of London after you have completed your incredible achievement.

Diverse Abilities is an independent, not for profit organisation working together with families to help meet the needs of local people, of all ages, with physical and learning disabilities right here in the heart of Dorset.

We cannot change people’s disabilities but you can help us make their lives fun and fulfilled.

Sign up today for just £20 and you could be helping to make a difference to not only children and adults with disabilities, but their families too.

Sign up today at www.diverseabilities.org.uk/ride-london.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Diverse Abilities
Contact Name : Amy McBrayne
Tel : 01202 718 266
Email : events@diverseabilities.org.uk
Website : http://www.diverseabilities.org.uk/ride-london


01 August 2018
AIMCommunity Garden - August Action Days
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Time : 10am - 4pm
Location : AIMCentral, East Howe Youth Club, Kinson Rd, BH11 8TD
Type of Event : Gardening and Carpentry

CAN YOU LEND A HAND?

Can you help us transform approximately 100m2 of concrete into a sociable outdoors space for learning, relaxation and community meet ups?

Help us turn AIMCentrals concrete schoolyard into a relaxing haven of greenery for all the community to enjoy.
AIMCommunity is a creative arts, education and mentoring charity based at East Howe Youth Club. Over 100 young people and their families come through our doors each week so the garden will be well-used and well-loved.

We'll be here whatever the weather!!

What? Basic carpentry, painting timber, moving soil and planting

+++ Please wear suitable clothing +++

Contact Details
Organisation :
AIMCommunity
Contact Name : Adele Cleaver
Tel : 01202 548 208
Email : office.aimcommunity@fyt.org.uk
Website : http://https://www.facebook.com/events/176271746377699/


05 August 2018
Family Fun Day and Novelty Dog Show
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Time : 11am
Location : Church Knowle Rehoming and Visitor Centre
Type of Event : Fun Day and Dog Show

Join us for what is a great day out for the whole family, with fun and games, animal introductions and our fun novelty dog show - we have displays, stalls, food and drink - all helping us to raise money for the care and welfare of our animals

Contact Details
Organisation :
Margaret Green Animal Rescue
Contact Name : Jenni Wilkinson
Tel : 01929 480474
Email : jenni.wilkinson@mgar.org.uk
Website : http://https://www.margaretgreenanimalrescue.org.uk/Church_Knowle_Family_Fun_Day_Novelty_Dog


08 August 2018
AIMCommunity Garden - August Action Days
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Time : 10am - 4pm
Location : AIMCentral, East Howe Youth Club, Kinson Rd, BH11 8TD
Type of Event : Gardening & Carpentry

CAN YOU LEND A HAND?

Can you help us transform approximately 100m2 of concrete into a sociable outdoors space for learning, relaxation and community meet ups?

Help us turn AIMCentrals concrete schoolyard into a relaxing haven of greenery for all the community to enjoy.
AIMCommunity is a creative arts, education and mentoring charity based at East Howe Youth Club. Over 100 young people and their families come through our doors each week so the garden will be well-used and well-loved.

We'll be here whatever the weather!!

What? Basic carpentry, painting timber, moving soil and planting

+++ Please wear suitable clothing +++


Contact Details
Organisation :
AIMCommunity
Contact Name : Adele Cleaver
Tel : 01202 548 208
Email : office.aimcommunity@fyt.org.uk
Website : http://https://www.facebook.com/events/176271746377699/


22 August 2018
AIMCommunity Garden - August Action Days
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Time : 10am - 4pm
Location : AIMCentral, East Howe Youth Club, Kinson Rd, BH11 8TD
Type of Event : Gardening & Carpentry

CAN YOU LEND A HAND?

Can you help us transform approximately 100m2 of concrete into a sociable outdoors space for learning, relaxation and community meet ups?

Help us turn AIMCentrals concrete schoolyard into a relaxing haven of greenery for all the community to enjoy.
AIMCommunity is a creative arts, education and mentoring charity based at East Howe Youth Club. Over 100 young people and their families come through our doors each week so the garden will be well-used and well-loved.

We'll be here whatever the weather!!

What? Basic carpentry, painting timber, moving soil and planting

+++ Please wear suitable clothing +++

Contact Details
Organisation :
AIMCommunity
Contact Name : Adele Cleaver
Tel : 01202 548 208
Email : office.aimcommunity@fyt.org.uk
Website : http://https://www.facebook.com/events/176271746377699/


25 August 2018
Autism Wessex 50th Birthday Party
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Time : 2.30pm - 5.30pm
Location : Portfield School, Parley Lane, Christchurch, BH23 6BP
Type of Event : Charity

Autism Wessex was established in 1968 by parents of children with autism. Since then, we have grown significantly and provide high quality services to individuals across the region. Join us in celebrating our hard work and dedication for a fun filled day of entertainment, games, food, crafts and more!

Contact Details
Organisation :
Autism Wessex
Email : fundraising@autismwessex.org.uk
Website : http://https://www.autismwessex.org.uk/events/35-50th-anniversary-celebration-event


29 August 2018
AIMCommunity Garden - August Action Days
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Time : 10am - 4pm
Location : AIMCentral, East Howe Youth Club, Kinson Rd, BH11 8TD
Type of Event : Gardening & Carpentry

CAN YOU LEND A HAND?

Can you help us transform approximately 100m2 of concrete into a sociable outdoors space for learning, relaxation and community meet ups?

Help us turn AIMCentrals concrete schoolyard into a relaxing haven of greenery for all the community to enjoy.
AIMCommunity is a creative arts, education and mentoring charity based at East Howe Youth Club. Over 100 young people and their families come through our doors each week so the garden will be well-used and well-loved.

We'll be here whatever the weather!!

What? Basic carpentry, painting timber, moving soil and planting

+++ Please wear suitable clothing +++

Contact Details
Organisation :
AIMCommunity
Contact Name : Adele Cleaver
Tel : 01202 548 208
Email : office.aimcommunity@fyt.org.uk
Website : http://https://www.facebook.com/events/176271746377699/


02 September 2018
Lyme Splash
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Location : Lyme Regis and Lyme Bay
Type of Event : Swimming Event

Join Diverse Abilities at this open water swim challenge from Lyme Regis to Charmouth. The route is 1.7 nautical miles / 3.15k around part of the beautiful Jurassic Coast.

Diverse Abilities is an independent, not for profit organisation working together with families to help meet the needs of local people, of all ages, with physical and learning disabilities right here in the heart of Dorset.

We cannot change people’s disabilities but you can help us make their lives fun and fulfilled. Sign up today for just £15 and you could be helping to make a difference to not only children and adults with disabilities, but their families too.

Sign up today at www.diverseabilities.org.uk/lyme-splash and help us to continue bringing smiles to the adults and children we support.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Diverse Abilities
Contact Name : Amy McBrayne
Tel : 01202 718 266
Email : events@diverseabilities.org.uk
Website : http://www.diverseabilities.org.uk/lyme-splash


14 September 2018
Diverse Abilities Rugby Lunch 2018
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Location : Hoburne Park
Type of Event : Fundraising entertainment event

The infamous Diverse Abilities Rugby Lunch is once again back for 2018 and will be taking place at Hoburne Holiday Park, Christchurch. Join our rugby lunch and enjoy networking, a three-course meal, auction, games, plus listen to great anecdotes & life stories from our rugby celebrity guests.

Diverse Abilities is an independent, not for profit organisation working together with families to help meet the needs of local people, of all ages, with physical and learning disabilities right here in the heart of Dorset.

We cannot change people’s disabilities but you can help us make their lives fun and fulfilled. Individuals seats are £70 or if you would like to take a table at this exclusive event, the price is £550.

Book your place today by calling the team on 01202 718 266.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Diverse Abilities
Contact Name : Amy McBrayne
Tel : 01202 718 266
Email : events@diverseabilities.org.uk
Website : http://www.diverseabilities.org.uk/rugby-lunch-2/


23 September 2018
Country Fayre
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Time : 11am
Location : Church Knowle Rehoming and Visitor Centre
Type of Event : Country Fayre

Come and join us at our fabulous Country Fayre, with Scarecrow competitions, Jam making competitions, displays, fun things to join in for you and your dog, and a whole lot of amazing things to see and do. We have stalls, and wonderful food choices, so come and spend the day with us having fun while you help us raise funds for the care and welfare of our animals

Contact Details
Organisation :
Margaret Green Animal Rescue
Contact Name : Jenni Wilkinson
Tel : 01929 480474
Email : jenni.wilkinson@mgar.org.uk
Website : http://https://www.margaretgreenanimalrescue.org.uk/Country_Fayre_Church_Knowle_2018.html


07 October 2018
Bournemouth Marathon Festival
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Time : 10am
Location : Bournemouth seafront
Type of Event : Marathon

The event has rapidly become one of the top marathons to do in the UK due to its beautiful and quick route. You’ll get the chance to take on costal views with a spectacular finish amongst the crowds at Bournemouth Pier.

Apply for a guaranteed charity place today with Diverse Abilities and you will be helping us to continue meeting the needs of local people, of all ages, with physical and learning disabilities right here in the heart of Dorset.

You could be part of #TeamDiverse from just £17.50 today. Get in touch with the events team on 01202 718 266 and be part of something amazing.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Diverse Abilities
Contact Name : Amy McBrayne
Tel : 01202 718 266
Email : events@diverseabilities.org.uk
Website : http://https://diverseabilities.org.uk/bournemouth-marathon-festival-2/


18 November 2018
Wimborne 10
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Time : 10.30am
Location : Wimborne,Dorset
Type of Event : 10 Mile Run

We are delighted to be the chosen charity partner for the Wimborne 10. The 10-mile road race sells out every year and is limited to just 500 runners.

Be a part of this local challenge and run for Diverse Abilities for just £10.

Diverse Abilities is an independent, not for profit organisation working together with families to help meet the needs of local people, of all ages, with physical and learning disabilities right here in the heart of Dorset.

We cannot change people’s disabilities but you can help us make their lives fun and fulfilled. Book your place today by calling the team on 01202 718 266.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Diverse Abilities
Contact Name : Amy McBrayne
Tel : 01202 718 266
Email : events@diverseabilities.org.uk
Website : http://www.diverseabilities.org.uk/wimborne-10/