Providing a safe place of welcome and opportunity for the local and wider community

Loss Matters

A free eight week support programme for members of our community who have had experience of grief, bereavement, and loss


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Vote for Dorothy Parkes

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Centre launches new project "Baby Brunch"

A delicious brunch and time to socialise for parents/carers/guardians who spent the best part of their parental leave in lockdown


Author: Jodie Griffiths

Our impact


Visitors to the Centre each week


Community Groups at the Centre each week


Years the Dorothy Parkes Centre has been serving the community

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Upcoming Events

  • Creative Writing Workshop

    Writing for your wellbeing, wisdom and wonder. FREE Creative writing workshop Friday 17th June 2022 @ 9.30am - 10.30am. Read more

  • Half Term Science Show - Weather Theme

    Science Show for children aged 5 - 12 years of age with a weather theme. Book your place here for just £2 per child Read more

  • May Litter Pick

    Join us for our monthly litter pick and help keep your community clean. Refreshments and samosas supplied at the centre when finished Read more