dorset action on abuse
01202 732424


DAA are one of the recipients of the prestigious Queen's Award 2012.

This award recognises volunteer led organisations providing services that meet the needs of people living in the community.

This is a fantastic achievement for us all and DAA would like to thank our volunteers for their wonderful efforts.


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Evening counselling appointments are now available.

We also offer Skype/telephone counselling for clients unable to come to DAA.
Please call the office for information.


Creative Therapies Group

10 weeks beginning Monday 16 October 2017,

Branksome 2 - 4.30pm

Contact 01202 732424

for more information

Facilitated Therapeutic & Well-Being Groups for Adult Survivors of Childhood Abuse

“Meeting with people who really understand.”

“Somewhere that you do not have to pretend or 'wear a face'.”

“Being with others who really 'get you'.”

DAA’s mission advocates  action that overcomes all  forms of childhood abuse: Emotional, Physical, Sexual, Neglect, Financial.

DAA provides a range of Therapeutic, Empowerment & Wellbeing Groups that provide additional help for clients who need help and support to manage & cope with a range of life challenges. Survivors can participate in a group after or alongside using NHS/CMHT & DAA services.

These groups focus on specific difficulties that clients tell us they struggle to overcome:

 Our next psychotherapy group begins on 21 September 2017.  If you  would like further information, please call DAA on 01202 732424 or email