Links

Crisis
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

Advice organisations
Citizens Advice Bureau – can help with lots of things but are particularly good at financial and legal advice – the one in Sherborne is based at the Manor House.

Dorset
Use the central hub – www.dorsetforyou.com – to access Council services
Children’s Services
Housing

Education
Gryphon School – Sherborne – 01935 813122
Kingston Maurward College – Dorchester – 01305 215000
Strode College – Street, Somerset – 01458 844400
Yeovil College – Yeovil Somerset – 01935 423921

Health & Wellbeing
Yeatman Hospital, Sherborne – 01935 813991
Yeovil Hospital, Yeovil – 01935 475122

Housing 
Dorset County Council Housing
BCHA Housing Association
Magna Housing Association
Raglan Housing Association
Homeless UK – information on hostels. day centres and other advice and support services for homeless people and those at risk of homelessness

Dorset organisations for young people
Tinney’s Lane Youth Centre
Dorset Youth Association – Lubbecke Way, Dorchester – 01305 262440
Roots, 5 North Square, Dorchester – 01305 261318
Space (LGBT) – 07973 405280
Treads,  28 Market Pl, Blandford Forum – 01258 455448
Waves, 52 St Mary Street, Weymouth