Posts Categorized: News

Dorset Community foundation

Dorset Community foundation – A huge thank you to Dorset community fund for awarding us £4569.00 in funding. We rely on funding bids such as this to continue to run our charity, continuing to not only support parents but to shine the light on child sexual abuse.

National lottery community fund

Thank you so much to the national lottery community fund for awarding us £9940.00 in funding. This is a significant amount of money which enables us to keep the charity running, allowing us to continue supporting and raising awareness of child sexual abuse.

John Jay shield award

We are honoured to announce that our CEO Mandy was awarded the John Jay shield award on the 21st March 2019. The John Jay shield is awarded to people who make a difference and help to keep people safe within the community. We are absolutely thrilled for Acts Fast and Mandy to hold this award… Read more »

Rewarding Our Volunteer

We were thrilled to present one of our volunteers Paula, with a room to reward.  Partnering with selected hotels that offer volunteers a free two night stay in a hotel of their choice.  Here at Acts Fast we really value all of our volunteers and were so pleased to be able to recognise one of… Read more »

Our New Premises

We are very excited to be moving into our new offices in Mannings Heath.  We are looking forward to the charity continuing to expand.  Being a small charity, money can sometimes be a problem, however we were incredibly lucky that our CEO’s husband worked free of charge to build our amazing new office.

New Funding

  The Allen Lane foundation  – We’re so grateful to Allen Lane foundation for this funding in the amount of £5976.00.  This enables us to keep supporting parents, which in turn allows their children, affected by sexual abuse to be as well supported as possible.  Vital for recovery from trauma and abuse. Alice Cooper Dean… Read more »

COOP Community Fund

Acts Fast have recently been awarded funding kindly provided by the COOP, a big thank you to all of the lovely customers who inadvertently donate to charity just through shopping at COOP.  We are so appreciative of this funding as it enables us to continue supporting parents and carers of children who have suffered sexual… Read more »

One Family Foundation

One Family Foundation Award We were lucky enough to be awarded some funding of £4842.00 from one family foundation, we were kindly put forward for it by a parent who has accessed our support services previously.  We are extremely grateful as we rely on funding such as this to continue providing our vital service.

Venus Awards final

The Venus awards were on Friday 23rd Nov 18.  although Mandy didn’t win, she continues to inspire us to carry on working in this difficult field, passionately helping families who have been affected by CSA.

Dorset 2018 Venus Awards Finalists

Dorset 2018 Venus Awards Finalists Announcement in association with Mercedes-Benz of Poole!  It was more than tea for two at the Dorset 2018 Venus Awards Finalists Announcement, hosted by Marsham Court Hotel, Bournemouth on 26th September 2018. At a splendid afternoon tea hosted at Marsham Court Hotel on 26th September 2018, more than 100 guests… Read more »