Community First New Forest

Contact us on: 01425 482773

Ringwood Good Neighbours group are urgently in need of some help

The group aren’t able to continue running without the support of volunteer coordinators. If you have a few hours to spare a month, would you be able to help co-ordinating the befriending scheme in the BH24 area?

This is a varied and interesting role which includes:

  • Helping to ensure training needs of volunteers are met
  • Assess clients and match them with a befriender
  • Listening and supporting the volunteers regarding their befriending role
  • Deal with volunteer expenses
  • Compile a list of local activities and support groups for the use of befrienders wishing to recommend additional social contact to clients

Full training is given as well as ongoing support as part of a dedicated team. For more information or to apply please click here:

Equipment Hire

Calling all Voluntary and Community Groups!

Do you sometimes feel you need to borrow or hire a piece of equipment and can't find a reliable and and inexpensive source? Well look no further!!

We can offer you a variety of useful equipment and resources for hire or loan to assist your activities.

  • Laptop Computer £10.00 per day
  • Multimedia Digital Projector £10.00 per day

To book these resources follow the link to download our Resource Booking Form.  Either print off, complete by hand and post to Debbie Grace, Community Development Worker, Community First New Forest (at the address below) or save a Word document copy  complete electronically and email to

Alternatively, if you want further information, please contact Debbie Grace at Community First New Forest on Tel: 01425 482773 or email

Community First New Forest
First Floor Offices,
71 Christchurch Road,
BH24 1DH


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