On Wednesday 17th May David and Mark from our EDP Dorset Services went to the Melcombe Regis Community Information Event to raise awareness of the work of EDP. The event was organised by the Melcombe Regis Board and aimed to inform the community about the plans to improve central Weymouth and give them a chance […]
Our Beyond November Poppy Project, part of EDP’s Hidden Gems initiative, is being featured on BBC Spotlight tonight at 6.30pm ahead of our stall at the Devon County Show later this week. Beyond November engages, employs and empowers people who are out of work, including ex service personnel, towards and into employment and is delivered in […]
Amazing support! We are so grateful to everyone who made EDP’s first ever sleep out on Friday 28th April such a great success. 12 people slept out all night with many more supporting the event. We are extremely grateful to Saxon Square for giving us permission to hold the event in their shopping centre, to the […]
A new CoDA (Co-Dependents Anonymous) group is starting to meet at EDP Blandford weekly from Wednesday 12th April. Co-Dependents Anonymous (CoDA) is a fellowship of support groups for men and women who share an interest in recovering from co-dependency and the problems that it has caused in our lives. The only requirement for membership is […]
Jodie Bance, social work placement student, talks about her experiences with our prison Substance Misuse Service. “I have been fortunate enough to receive a social work placement with EDP’s Prison Substance Misuse Team in Exeter. What has been apparent from day one is the sheer dedication from every member of the team. Working within a remand prison comes with […]
Are you a current service user or ex-service user of EDP Dorset? Have you accessed help for yourself or for a family member, friend or loved one? IF SO, WE WANT YOU!!! We would really appreciate your participation in an event we are holding at: Monday 27th March 2017 – EDP Blandford from 10 – 12:00 […]
Flourish Bridport health and wellbeing pop up cafes are searching for your views about how their sessions can support you to improve your health and wellbeing. On Wednesday 22nd March between 1.30pm and 3pm Flourish will be meeting in the Chapel in the Garden, Bridport, to share a healthy soup lunch and to discuss what […]
We have recently relocated the EDP Weymouth office to the Community Hospital – an exciting move which enables us to offer more to those in the town who want to make a positive change in their lives. With an increased amount of seminar and group rooms within the premises, as well as space for 1-1 appointments, […]
Thanks go to Christchurch Rotary who donated £1,000 to EDP Dorset’s Street Homeless Outreach Team (SHOT) from their Christmas collections. Kerry Mellor, EDP’s team leader for SHOT, shared information about our work with those sleeping rough in Dorset and in particular in Christchurch at the groups latest meeting on 24th January.
We have have now published the EDP Annual Report for 2015/16. It includes an overview of EDP’s charitable activities over the year and also our accounts. For more information about EDP contact us by emailing email@example.com or by contacting our Central Services office on 01392 666 710.