Forthcoming Webinars

To book on to a Working Together Webinar all you need to do is click on the 'Registration Link' to the right of the page. These sessions are hosted by DAPTC on Zoom. Upon registration look out for an email from Zoom with your unique joining link. Make sure you enter your email address correctly as well as your name and check if doing this for the first time that the initial email from Zoom isn't stuck in your spam or junk folder.

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Armed Forces Covenant

Thursday 8 June 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm | The Armed Forces Covenant

Find out about the Armed Forces Covenant and what it means for service personnel in Dorset and nationally. Find out which other parish and town councils have signed up and those thinking of doing the same.

Find out more in advance of this session by going to the dedicated webpage at Dorset Council:

The Armed Forces Covenant 

The Armed Forces Covenant


Foster Caring in Dorset

Tuesday 13 June 2023 at 4:00pm | Foster Caring in Dorset


Foster Care Fortnight (15-28 May) is an opportunity to highlight our need for more foster carers, whilst shining a light on those who already foster with us.

Lend your support by sharing our social media posts, using the hashtag #FCF23, and by spreading the word amongst your friends and family. If you, or someone you know, is interested in fostering please encourage them to get in touch or attend one of our upcoming fostering events to find out more.

Dorset Council would like parish and town councils to help spread the word - join this webinar to find out how you can help. 



Foster Caring in Dorset



Tuesday 15 June 2023 at 4:00pm | Dorset Council Library Strategy (Date/time Changed on 30 may)

A new draft strategy for Dorset Council’s libraries will be published on 30th May, with a fresh approach to delivering services and no proposed branch closures. Shaped by user demand and two phases of public consultation and engagement, the draft proposals look to the future of Dorset’s libraries and how can they best meet the needs of residents and communities, now and over the next 10 years. Informed by over 12,000 responses, Dorset Council’s Joint Overview Committee will meet on 7 June to review the new Draft Library Strategy. Join the briefing for Town and Parish councils on 30th May to find out more about the draft strategy and the new operating model including library opening hours.

Overview committee papers will be published on 30th May and will be available here Dorset Council’s Joint Overview Committee will meet on 7 June during the morning of 30th May.


Dorset Council Libraries Strategy Update


Tuesday 20 June 2023 at 4:00pm | Ian Wells from Dorset Council's Grants Team

Find out from Ian what grant monies are currently available as well as some other hints and tips on grant submissions.

This webinar will be recorded. 

Dorset Council's Grants Team