On Sunday 12th May, we invite owners of classic & sports cars, motorbikes and all types of motor vehicles to join this years exclusive Lulworth Castle Motor Show. The show promises to be a fantastic day out for all, kicking off with a 20 mile classic and sports car tour across the Dorset countryside from… Read more »
Read on to see what’s been happening at Dorset Blind Association and in the community!
Check out our February community news and exciting events in our February E-Newsletter! Click here to subscribe to our monthly newsletter and keep up to date with our community news and events throughout 2019!
Shirley Newman, member of the Ferndown Blind Club committee, celebrates her 30th anniversary of volunteering at the club. Shirley is the first point of contact for many of the members that attend the club, volunteering her time to organise and welcome over 40 regular club attendees. Starting in February 1989 she has dedicated her time… Read more »
We are teaming up with catering students at Bournemouth and Poole College to provide a unique Dining in The Dark experience at Escoffier Restaurant and Coastline Brassiere on Thursday 21st March. Our exclusive event is returning for its third year and offers an exciting opportunity to test the senses with an indulgent six-course meal in… Read more »
Check out our 2019 events calendar, community news and exciting opportunities in our January E-Newsletter! Click here to subscribe to our monthly newsletter and keep up to date with our community news and events throughout 2019!
Is it your New Years resolution to volunteer for a local charity and give back to your community? Volunteering is a great way to increase confidence, happiness and attend social activities/outings. Here at Dorset Blind Association, we are powered by over 400 loyal volunteers and we received a Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service in 2017,… Read more »
Our Bright for Sight Night Run, sponsored by Friths Opticians, is set to light up Weymouth seafront on Saturday 13th April! Our well loved fun run that usually takes place along Boscombe seafront has become so successful, that we are expanding the event to become county wide. Discount offer of two entries for just… Read more »
We were delighted to be chosen to be Crossways Travel’s ‘Charity of the Year’ in 2018. The local Coach Tour Operator, based near Dorchester, recently made a very generous donation of £2114.16 to us, raised with the help of their local customers. The company operating day excursions and Holiday Tours from Dorset, invited us along… Read more »
We wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Read our fantastic summary of our Centenary Year here! Sign up to our monthly newsletter here.
Is it your New Year’s resolution to get fit and shed that extra Christmas weight? If so, we are running our annual Fitness February Challenge, encouraging the general public and supporters to take on a month-long fitness challenge raising funds for, and awareness of, the charity. Now in its fourth year, we have introduced a… Read more »