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Third lockdown putting more pressure on Dorset families

Acts Fast charity say they’ve seen a 50% rise in support needed. The third lockdown is putting more pressure on families, according to a Dorset Charity. Acts Fast supports non-abusive parents after a child discloses sexual abuse. This week is Sexual Violence Awareness week. The charity is providing 50% more support to parents than it… Read more »

Michael Tomlinson MP and PCC candidate David Sidwick visit BCP charity to discover more about the hidden world of child sexual abuse and its family impact.

Acts Fast were delighted to have received a very welcomed visit from David Sidwick (PCC candidate for Dorset) and Michael Tomlinson (MP for Mid Dorset and North Poole) back in October 2020 to highlight the charities services to members of the community. Mandy Gulliver (Acts Fast CEO) thoroughly welcomed sharing the charities passion and vision… Read more »

Dorset Community Fund helps put the support into community support!

  Dorset Community Fund (DCF) has generously donated a £2,000 grant to Acts Fast to enable operational adaptations to help meet the increased demand that the charity has experienced as a direct result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Acts Fast are a specialised care charity that provides professional therapeutic support to families who have experienced the… Read more »

Charities Aid Foundation gives for critical growth.

The (Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) has recently provided Acts Fast with a life affirming COVID-19 Coronavirus Emergency Fund grant that has bolstered the charities ability to keep doing good. The £4.5m CAF legacy gift fund is setup to support good causes which have their roots based in helping local people – so they immediately saw… Read more »