Anyone signed up to our service can receive a free Dorset Carers Card. Your card entitles you to hundreds of different offers and discounts across the Dorset Council and Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council areas.

Carers CardYou can find reduced rates on all kinds of things, from pampering through to practical services, eating out and much more. You can find a full list of the offers available here.

In this blog, we are looking at some of the newest businesses to give special offers to carers…

Learn some new skills

Want to try something new? Nathan W Drums is a drum tutor based in Broadstone, Poole. Nathan is offering a 10% discount on drum lessons for unpaid carers.

The Artori Academy, a performing arts school for children in Blandford Forum, is offering a discount on their Summer School for unpaid carers’ children ages 7–16 years. Usually £175 but with the Dorset Carers Card, £150.

Gift ideas

If you are looking for a gift for someone or simply a pick-me-up for yourself, here are some lovely new offers:

Doodle Flowers – 10% off this Wimborne-based florist with the Dorset Carers Card.
Purbeck Photo Studio – For photographic gifts and turning your photos into canvasses. Based in Swanage. 10% discount for all carers.
Purbeck Balloons – 10% discount to Dorset Carers Card holders on stuffed balloons for occasions.

Treat yourself with some health and beauty offers

Fancy a bit of pampering? Then check out the new offers from Elem Hair Christchurch and Massage & Beauty by Ellie (based in Bournemouth). Elem Hair are giving a 10% discount (Monday to Friday) for all Dorset Carers Card holders and Ellie is giving 10% off any treatments over £20.

Some other fabulous offers

Last but by no means least, the following businesses are giving discounts to carers:

Paw by Paw Dog Training and Behaviour – This Dorchester-based company are offering a 10% discount with the Dorset Carers Card
Kids Play Café – Charminster, Bournemouth – A free tea, coffee or soft drink for Dorset Carers Card holders.
Vida Carpet Cleaning – Based in the Bournemouth area but covering Dorset. 10% off every cleaning service you book.

If you are an unpaid carer and would like to receive a Dorset Carers Card, please get in touch today.

Please note, offers were correct as at 29/06/2021 and are subject to change. Please visit the Dorset Carers Card website for the latest offers and check with individual businesses for any terms and conditions.