Contact us

Covid-19 update | contacting us at home…

As a result of the restrictions in place because of the global pandemic, the centre is closed and the team are working remotely.

The general Rendezvous number is no longer taking answerphone messages but you can get in touch with members of the team using the contacts below:

Emotional support      07713 981756                
Advice & Information                                         
Young Parents

Learning                      07440 252509                

Management                07713 981775               

Finance                          07514 138032               

Friends of the RV         01935 812446                 

Please note that the team are only available within normal working hours and may not be able to get back to you immediately.

We do not offer an out of hours service and in the case of an emergency you should always call 999.  You can contact these organisations
Childline –  0800 1111
The Samaritans –  08457 90 90 90


You can get in touch with us by dropping into the centre, phoning us or using the form at the bottom of this page to send us a message.

The Rendezvous
Under Cheap Street Church
Cheap Street
Dorset, DT9 3BJ

Tel: 01935 814496

Opening hours – School holidays:
Monday       4-6pm Drop in | 2-4pm English Drop-in
Tuesday       CLOSED
Wednesday  12.30-2.30 – Young Parents Group (Church Hall)  |  Learning session 2-4pm
Thursday     One to one support and Sexual Health Advice – by apointment or emergency drop in
Friday          1-7pm Drop in | 2-4pm Maths Drop-in

Contacting staff – our staff team are all part-time.  We all take part in activities that take us out of the centre so please bear with us if you don’t hear from us immediately.  If you need to see a specific member of the team then we recommend you call (01935 814496) to arrange an appointment but we will always try to help then and there if we can.

  • Helen Da Silva Wood, Manager – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 
  • Jemma Turner, Senior Youth Worker – Monday, Thursday, Friday
  • Julie Bartle, Learning – Monday, Friday
  • Sarah Childs, Youth Worker – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 
  • Jemma Rogerson, Youth Support Worker – 4-7pm, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Joanna Lowndnes, Finance & Business Administrator – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 

Emergency – we do not offer an out of hours service.  However, in the case of an emergency you should always call 999.  And in times of crisis there are always people to talk to – and if we’re not open then you can contact these organisations at any time of day or night
Childline –  0800 1111
The Samaritans –  08457 90 90 90

You can use the form below to send us a message

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