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A Place to be Real Together


Spirituality & Community on the Dorset Coast

We're closed for Covid and rebuilding, but opening again in October at the latest...

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Help Othona in Hard Times

You value the community and spirituality that Othona offers? You'd like to "give it forward" for other people too...

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Resources shared via our newsletters to support us all during this Covid-19 time...

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See & Hear Us

Get to know us through photos, videos and podcasts...

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Our Team

Meet the people building community by the sea in Dorset...

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Join Our Core :-)

Cool as a cucumber in the kitchen, office wiz, cozy home maker, Jill or Jack of all trades. Are any of these you?...

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Recent blogs

That headline sounds dramatic, doesn't it? But I don't apologise. These are dramatic times, for many other charities and for Othona. You may well have been wondering how we'll weather the storm.... Read More

Othona began in Essex where our other centre is to this day. The landscape is very different there, but like us they are near the sea on a stretch of relatively unspoilt coast.

Way across... Read More

A BIG thank you to Low Carbon Dorset as part of the European Regional Development Fund... Read More

Upcoming Events

Mon 10 Aug Fri 14 Aug 2020
International dances with beautiful music - beginners welcome!
Fri 4 Sep Sun 6 Sep 2020
Private Event
Fri 25 Sep Sun 27 Sep 2020
A chance to delve more deeply
Fri 2 Oct Sun 4 Oct 2020
A weekend of Gospel harmonies
Mon 5 Oct Thu 8 Oct 2020
A mainly silent retreat in the Wisdom School tradition