31st March 2020

We’re here to help….

The Dacorum Community Trust has been serving the local community since 1976.  We are a small local independent charity who’s aim is to support local people in a crisis.  The team are committed to helping local people in need and are working remotely to make this happen.  We are available by telephone Tuesday – Thursday… (Read More)

17th March 2020

Message from our Chairman

Due to the current Covid-19 crisis, the Chairman, Trustees and team at Dacorum Community Trust have taken the decision to make changes to the current working arrangements.  The working hours will remain the same, however we will not be conducting client interviews at the DCT office within the Charity Sector at the Forum, Hemel Hempstead. … (Read More)

2nd January 2020

DCT has been chosen to benefit from the Co-op Local Community Fund

At a time when funds for community groups and charitable organisations are becoming more difficult to access, we’re incredibly grateful for this opportunity to collaborate with the Co-op. We are raising funds to purchase essential household items for local people in crisis so that we can help them to live well in the community. For… (Read More)

26th November 2019

Christmas Concert – 17th December 2019

The Dacorum Community Trust is honoured to have been chosen by the Dacorum Community Choir as their Charity of the Year 2019. The Choir’s next performance will be on Tuesday 17th December at 7pm. The venue is the Carey Baptist Church, Hemel Hempstead. Enjoy an evening of outstanding singing and entertainment by local people who… (Read More)

14th October 2019

DCT receives pledge of £4400 via TFN event

Dena Tyler from The Dacorum Community Trust was invited to attend and pitch a carefully researched project to an audience at the Abbey Theatre in St. Albans, Herts. This is an annual event hosted by The Funding Network which helps raise funds for not-for-profit local organisations and charities through Live crowdfunding. https://www.thefundingnetwork.org.uk/

19th August 2019

DCT wins Award

DCT are delighted to receive the award for Employer Excellence from Skillmakers. The trust has been working with West Herts College students for over 2 years encouraging them to explore their communities, make a difference and return to college more rounded citizens.

9th October 2018

DCT are awarded £4,000 from Tesco Bag for Life

DCT accepting a cheque from Tesco store manager for Jarman Park

21st June 2016

David Furnell honoured with British Empire Medal!

The staff and Trustees of the Dacorum Community Trust are very proud to announce that Trustee David Furnell has been honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list with a British Empire Medal. David has been honoured for his work for charity, with many organisations, as well as his services to our community. Congratulations David from… (Read More)

18th May 2016

Mayor’s charity

We are delighted to announce that the new Mayor and Mayoress of Dacorum, Bob and Wendy McLean, have named Dacorum Community Trust as one of the two charities they will be supporting throughout their mayoral year. We are delighted to receive this accolade and thank them for their kind support. Bob & Wendy are delighted… (Read More)

10th May 2016

Chipperfield Parish Council

We were delighted to be awarded a grant of £600 from the Chipperfield Parish Council. These funds will be added to our £40,000 for 40 years appeal and help us continue our work in the local community.


The trust helps the following people within the Borough of Dacorum: