Working together with other organisations has never been more important to the success and sustainability of community-based organisations, which is very much the case for ICA.

Below is a few of the partners we’re currently working with:

If you think you could benefit from working with ICA, please do contact us.

Atlantic AcademyConsultations, events, Growing Local activities
b-sideEvents and collaborative projects
Bournemouth UniversityInformation sharing, joint funding bids
Community hospitals e.g. Westhaven / Weymouth Support referrals for hospital leavers
Domiciliary care providers  Cross-referrals 
Dorset Blind Association Transport for their trips
Dorset Citizen’s Advice Bureau Cross-referrals
Dorset Council – Adult Social Care & Children’s ServicesAdvice, information sharing, cross-referrals
Dorset Council – OtherFunding, advice, information sharing, input into Dorset’s evolving statutory offer
Dorset Fire & RescueAdvice, information sharing. cross-referrals
The Drop-In Youth ServiceCollaborative events and activities 
Eden PortlandConsultation, collaborative events and activities 
EPIC Games Dorset Collaborative events
Friends of Victoria GardensCollaborative events
Housing & Care 21 (Foylebank Court)Lunch clubs, training kitchen 
Island & Royal Manor of Portland Rotary Funding, information sharing
Lantern TrustCross-referrals
Macpherson HouseTransport for their trips
Nothe Fort Collaborative events
Nottingham Trent UniversityInformation sharing, joint projects, conference support
Opera CircusStaff and resource sharing 
Portland Carers GroupAdvice, information sharing, cross-referrals 
Portland ChurchesInformation sharing, cross-referrals
Portland Community HospitalService support, cross-referrals 
Portland Community Partnership (PCP)Advice, information sharing
Portland Connect / TricuroCross-referrals
Portland Community FridgeInformation sharing
Portland FoodbankCross-referrals 
Portland LibraryInformation sharing
Portland Town CouncilPortland Project co-funder, information and resource sharing, Growing Local stakeholder
Portland United Football Club (Youth)Transport for their trips
Public Health Dorset Growing Local stakeholder, ICA also member of the Dorset Health & Wellbeing Board
Rotary Club of PortlandFunding, event support and transport for their trips
Royal Manor Health CentreData sharing, cross-referrals, volunteer recruitment and Growing Local stakeholder
Southwell Area Living Together (S.A.L.T)Event support and transport for their trips
Steps Youth ServiceInformation sharing, joint funding bids
VenuesC2000, Easton Methodist Church, Lobster Pot, Royal Manor Health Centre, St. George’s Centre, St. John’s Hall, Wellworthys Sports & Social Club and YMCA
Volunteer Centre DorsetAdvice, information sharing, DBS checks, PR, general support (including VC Connect)
Voluntary Sector groups Shared resources, volunteer recruitment / training, collaborative events
Wessex Orienteering Collaborative walking / orienteering activities
Wyke Regis / Lanehouse Medical PracticeData sharing, cross-referrals and volunteer recruitment