Bassetlaw Action Centre is a community resource agency offering help and support to individuals and organisations throughout Bassetlaw; promoting the independence of older and vulnerable people and supporting individuals with long term conditions.
Our friendly staff are here to help with your enquiries, please make your selection from the left or contact us
Bassetlaw Action Centre has a range of volunteering opportunities available across Bassetlaw for drivers, befrienders, administrators and Staying Well tutors.
Why not call in for a coffee and an informal chat to find out more? We will be holding a drop in session on Friday 31st March 2017 between 10am and 12 noon at our office in Retford. Find us on Canal Street next to West Street car park.
We currently have a job vacancy for Bassetlaw Home Support Worker, please click here for more information
Could you spare as little as 60 minutes a week as a volunteer befriender or driver?
Click here to find out more about our volunteering opportunities
People’s Postcode Trust is a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of People’s Postcode Lottery.
Bassetlaw Action Centre has received £19,882.00 of funding from the trust to enable us to recruit more volunteers to help deliver our projects.
Find out more about the trust at www.postcodetrust.org.uk
Find out more about Peoples Postcode Lottery at www.postcodelottery.co.uk
CTA Quality Mark
Bassetlaw Action Centre have been awarded the CTA Quality Mark for our transport services. Find out more about the CTA Quality Mark here: http://www.ctauk.org/advice-and-information/quality-mark.aspx
Our organisation has signed the Bassetlaw Dementia Pledge and all of our staff have become Dementia Friends.
People with dementia sometimes need a helping hand to go about their daily lives and feel included in their local community. Dementia Friends is giving people an understanding of dementia and the small things they can do that can make a difference to people living with dementia – from helping someone find the right bus to spreading the word about dementia.
If you would like to become a Dementia friend please contact Jayne Bullock who is our Dementia Friends Champion for more information. Tel: 01777 709650.
There are a range of local initiatives available to help reduce the level of deaths and morbidity in Bassetlaw that are due to vulnerable people living in cold housing. These initiatives are targeted at those who are considered higher at risk: People aged 60 and over, on a low income (so can’t afford heating), have a long term condition or are disabled.
For more information and details on how to refer to these services please click here.
Bassetlaw Action Centre, Canal Street Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 6EZ
Telephone: 01777 709650
Fax: 01777 700644
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Bassetlaw Action Centre
Registered Charity No: 1106908
Company Registered in England & Wales No: 5177066
If you would like to view the latest Bassetlaw Action Centre Annual Report, please click here
If you would like to view the latest Bassetlaw Seniors Directory, please click here