Body Positive Dorset

Contact details

Body Positive Dorset
Diana Princess of Wales House
24 Lorne Park Road

Public phone: 01202 311166 24 hour helpline / 01202 297386


Website URL:

General information

Service offered: Support for people living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Counselling, complementary therapies, benefits advice and peer support. Advocacy. Telephone helpline offering advice, information, referrals and listening. Training and education. Hardship fund. Drop-in with information library, internet service, sunbed, meals, laundry facilities.

Target group: People living with or affected by HIV/AIDS.

Area served: Dorset and surrounding areas.

How to contact: Phone or drop-in.


Monday: 1pm - 7pm drop-in, 24 hour helpline

Tuesday: 1pm - 7pm drop-in, 24 hour helpline

Wednesday: 1pm - 7pm drop-in, 24 hour helpline

Thursday: 1pm - 7pm drop-in, 24 hour helpline

Friday: 10.30am - 5pm, 24 hour helpline

Weekends: 24 hour helpline

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 7pm


Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: Yes

Access notes: Stair lift.

Other information

Languages other than English:

Charity number: 900089

Year established: 1986

Staffing: 5 staff.

Public transport: Buses 25 and 68 from Bournemouth train station to Lansdowne. Buses 4, 5, 6, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25 - stop at Lansdowne - then walk down Old Christchurch Road, take first right and then first left.

Record last checked: 19 January 2017

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