Contact info

Contact Us

There are many ways to get in touch, you can phone us, email us or use the form below. We suggest using the phone for your more immediate needs.

Phone

The phones are available throughout the day. If the phone is engaged or there’s no answer, please leave a message.

  • 7am to 8pm: 01747 840487

Remember, you can phone even if you just want a chat or to share a concern about a friend, relative or neighbour.

OUT OF HOURS SERVICE (PLEASE USE THIS FOR URGENT CALLS ONLY)

01747 840487 or 07407 246714 or 07543 777607

Email

bourtongroup@outlook.com

Use this to email the Bourton Community Support Group. We can access emails throughout the day. We suggest that email, or the Online Request below, is used for requests for support.

Online Request

Use this secure form to tell us what you need.

Please make separate submissions for different types of request. For example if you need help with shopping and picking up a prescription, submit two request: One for Shopping and one for Prescription. If you don’t see exactly what you need listed on the form, contact us by phone or email.

Don’t worry about getting it perfect, we’ll give you a call if we have any questions.

Medical Advice

PLEASE NOTE: We can NOT help with any medical queries. If you are unwell or are worried about anything, please:

Parish of Upper Stour

To keep in touch with the news from St Georges’ Bourton and the Parish of Upper Stour, please access the web site through the ‘Parish of Upper Stour’ link, below.

Parish of Upper Stour within Heytesbury Deanery, in Salisbury Diocese

Looking to God, Looking to Care, Looking to Grow

To subscribe to the Parish of Upper Stour e-newsletter then please sign up here.

The latest and past editions of the e-newsletter are all available here.

To access the latest Parish Magazine please click here.

Sovereign Housing Association

Sovereign Housing Association, Signpost House, Sunrise Business Park, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 8SA www.sovereign.org.uk

HELP AND SUPPORT FOR SOVEREIGN HOUSING ASSOCIATION RESIDENTS

Sovereign ( my.sovereign.org.uk ) is one of the largest housing providers in the area. They are aware that their customers will need their support and advice, especially during these difficult times.  If you need to contact Sovereign for any reason we recommend using the customer care number: 0300 5000 926.

For more specific enquiries here are some recommended links to the most relevant pages and sections found within the excellent Sovereign website:

Click here to access the section which contains everything you need to know about how Sovereign and other agencies can support you with a range of issues – from top spending tips, to advice about getting online and returning to work.

Click here to access details of the key services, advice and support available for individuals during the pandemic, including new grants and other support available to community groups and small local businesses, to help them keep going. There’s more information about all this support – in the questions on answers in this link.

For the latest Tennancy and Employment Support please click here to access assistance if you need help with managing your money or claiming welfare benefits. If you require personal employment support then Sovereign have an employment and training service, which can provide free, personalised support, including:

  • Job searching, CV writing and interview techniques
  • Finding local job clubs and other agencies that can help you
  • Becoming self-employed or starting up your own business
  • Looking for work if you have a disability
  • Getting back to work if you’re unemployed
  • Apprenticeships, training and qualifications
  • Accessing grants to support learning or job opportunities

In addition to the above services Sovereign can offer advice on Employment and Training, Community projects, Mental health support, Domestic Abuse support and a fuel voucher scheme.

For more information about local community projects and support please contact: Kate Sheppard, Community Development Officer, North Dorset

e-mail: Katherine.sheppard@sovereign.org.uk Mobile: 07775 547728