Supports for Sports, Adventure, Gardening & Leisure - Helping Charities | Resources

The Wheelyboat Trust    Email : info@wheelyboats.org

The Wheelyboat Trust is a registered charity dedicated to providing mobility impaired people with the opportunity and freedom to enjoy waters large and small all over the UK in our wheelchair accessible Wheelyboats. Our role is to help and encourage venues open to the public to acquire Wheelyboats for their mobility impaired visitors and to help groups and organisations acquire….. Read More

Calvert Trust

Challenging Disability Through Outdoor Adventure. Provides adventurous outdoor activities for disabled people at three different centres across the UK. The Calvert Trust is the inspiration of John Fryer-Spedding, whose vision was to enable people with disabilities to benefit from outdoor activities in the countryside. The Calvert Trust came in to existence as a charity on 12th March 1976; this is the date that….. Read More

Flyability    Email : contact@flyability.org.uk

Flyability is the disability initiative of the British Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association. The BHPA is the UK governing body of the sport of hang gliding and paragliding. We are a small group of volunteers that work in our spare time to make free flight accessible to anyone who wants to fly. Flyability strives to motivate disabled people to become involved in….. Read More

Leonard Cheshire Disability    Email : customerhelpline@leonardcheshire.org

Leonard Cheshire Disability Charity offers a wide rage of services, including providing accommodation services, personalised care and support services and social, education and leisure services. What we do: We support disabled people to have the freedom to live their lives the way they choose. What we do goes far beyond providing social care. We help disabled people find and remain in….. Read More

Thrive

Thrive – National horticultural charity which exists to enable disadvantaged, disabled and older people to participate fully in the social and economic life of the community using gardening. Thrive is a national charity that helps people with a disability to start or continue gardening. Thrive have practical information to make garden jobs easier, advice on taking care, useful hints and….. Read More

WheelPower

WheelPower are dedicated to providing opportunities for disabled people to find a sport they enjoy and provide opportunities throughout the year to introduce people to wheelchair sport.. In the last 12 months 45,000 disabled people have played sport at Stoke Mandeville Stadium.The amount people coming for all around the country to train for the GB team, attend a sports camp,….. Read More

Aerobility    Email : info@aerobility.com

Aerobility is a registered charity founded in 1993 offering disabled people, without exception, the opportunity to fly an aeroplane. For some, just that amazing first flight is enough to change their outlook on disability forever: “If I can fly a plane, what else can I do?”  Others, realising that the fantasy of flight is truly in their grasp, decide to….. Read More

Boatability    Email : boatability@gmail.com

If you have the urge to go out on to the water, but for whatever reason do not have access to a powerboat, appropriate powerboat training, or the appropriate facilities, Boatability’s powerboat training courses hold the answers for you. Boatability is an authorised RYA Powerboat Training Centre. RYA Powerboat Training Courses include RYA Powerboat Level 1 & 2, Intermediate and….. Read More

British Blind Sport (BBS)    Email : info@britishblindsport.org.uk

The work of the charity enables blind and partially sighted people to have the same opportunities as sighted people to access and enjoy sport and recreational activities in the UK. At British Blind Sport, we help blind and partially sighted people get active and play sport. Sport and recreational activities can enhance the lives of people with visual impairments, by….. Read More

Cerebral Palsy Sport

Cerebral Palsy (CP) Sport is the country’s leading national disability sports organisation supporting people with cerebral palsy reach their sporting potential. Our vision is that everyone with physical disabilities is able to access a sport of their choice. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for people with physical impairments through the provision of appropriate sport and recreational….. Read More

Dan Maskell Tennis Trust

The Dan Maskell Tennis Trust is a tennis charity that raises funds for people with disabilities. Formed in 1997 and named after the late Dan Maskell “the voice of Wimbledon”, the Trust grant aids individuals, disability groups and programmes, clubs, schools and associations to help with the purchase of wheelchairs, tennis equipment and grants for coaching. Tennis is great fun….. Read More

Disability Snowsport UK    Email : admin@disabilitysnowsport.org.uk

Disability Snowsport UK is a people-centred organisation with a unique sense of purpose: that anyone regardless of their disability can take part in and enjoy the thrill of snowsports. We have applied exceptional know-how and adaptability for over 30 years to enable those with a disability to experience the joy of skiing alongside the able-bodied. We provide exciting and life….. Read More

Disabled Ramblers

The Disabled Ramblers exists to help mobility-challenged people get back out into the countryside.  Able-bodied helpers are welcome to support members and to help with loading scooters and other jobs. We ramble in all weathers and over a variety of terrain. Our rambles are graded according to difficulty. Some are suitable for shopping buggies and power chairs whilst others need….. Read More

Dwarf Sports Association UK (DSAuk)

The DSAuk promotes grass roots participation starting young athletes from the age of two. We use sport as a tool to break down the barriers of difference within society and to encourage confidence and empower our members. It is so important that the our members feel valued and that they can do anything in life. We empower people to go….. Read More

Flights4All

Flying Lessons for the Disabled. If you’re looking for something thrilling and different, get into a cockpit and fly! Flights4all offers satisfaction guaranteed flight gifts across the UK for the discerning customer who wants to give a present that will never be forgotten. Whether it be a trial flying lesson, a flight in a war-bird, a pleasure flight or a….. Read More

Get Kids Going!    Email : info@getkidsgoing.com

Get Kids Going! is a national charity which gives disabled children and young people – up to the age of 26 yrs – the wonderful opportunity of participating in sport. We provide them with specially built sports’ wheelchairs so they can do: athletics, marathons, tennis, skiing, rugby, sailing, boccia, basketball, sledge hockey, table tennis, fencing, shooting, archery, powerlifting and many….. Read More

LimbPower    Email : info@limbpower.com

Amputees and individuals with limb impairments have pretty much the same options as able-bodied people when it comes to taking part in sport, physical activity and exercise, but be prepared to modify an activity or exercise to enable you to take part. Limb Power was launched in November 2009 to engage amputees and individuals with limb impairments in physical activity,….. Read More

Ouseburn Farm    Email : admin@ouseburnfarm.org.uk

Ouseburn Farm is located in Newcastle upon Tyne. Providing adult placement training programmes for adults with learning difficulties or physical disabilities. Offering a variety of subjects from farm gardening to photography. Ouseburn Farm is a registered charity located in the Lower Ouseburn Valley, just a mile from Newcastle city centre.  Ouseburn Farm aims to:  Provide an integrated setting where people….. Read More

Poole Sailability    Email : poolesailability@yahoo.co.uk

Poole Sailability welcomes anyone with a disability to enjoy active sailing in a friendly club environment during the summer months on the beautiful waters of Poole Harbour. Previous sailing experience is not necessary. We aim to accommodate most disabilities, but you should be able to board a boat unaided, or with limited physical assistance. Our current fleet consists of very….. Read More

Regain    Email : enquiries@regainsportscharity.com

Join the Regain – The Trust For Sports Tetraplegics community: Regain is the only charitable organisation dedicated solely to improving the independence of all British men & women who have become tetraplegic as a result of a sporting or leisure accident. A tetraplegic is unable to walk and has limited reach & dexterity because use of the arms is severely….. Read More

Sport in Mind    Email : info@sportinmind.org

Our vision is to make sport and physical activity accessible to anyone experiencing mental health problems. Playing sport to us is about having fun and our objective is to give everyone that wants to play sport the opportunity to do so. Our mission is to use sport to promote mental well-being and enrich the lives of people experiencing mental health….. Read More

Sportability

Sportability, a registered charity, provides sport and challenging pursuits for people with paralysis around the UK. People with conditions such as spinal cord injury, stroke, MS and others, are able to participate in a whole range of sports – scuba diving, sailing, archery, angling, abseiling, quad-biking, gliding, canoeing, clay pigeon shooting, go-karting, land-yachting, wheelchair tennis and many more. It is….. Read More

Tennis Foundation-Disability Tennis    Email : info@tennisfoundation.org.uk

We’re the Tennis Foundation, Britain’s leading tennis charity. We believe anybody can play tennis. Anyone from any background and any community. No matter what their age, shape or ability. We exist to create opportunities. Our aim is to make it possible for all sorts of people to pick up a racket and take up the sport. Even those people who….. Read More

The Aviation for Paraplegics and Tetraplegics Trust (APT)    Email : admin@disabledflying.org

The APT Charitable Trust has been making flying activities for the disabled come true over the past fourteen years. Whether your ambition is to take a microlight flight or become a fully fledged pilot, APT can help get your dream off the ground. Run by a unique group of people, their dedicated teaching has resulted in many of their disabled….. Read More

The East Anglian Sailing Trust (EAST)    Email : admin@e-a-s-t.org.uk

The East Anglian Sailing Trust (EAST), provides disabled East Anglians and their carers with regular opportunities to access and enjoy sailing activities whilst promoting enhanced independence, confidence and community involvement. EAST has no paid staff, and relies totally on its volunteers. This is supplemented by the continuing support it receives from local sailing organisations and their members, as well as….. Read More

The Jubilee Sailing Trust    Email : info@jst.org.uk

The Jubilee Sailing Trust is a registered charity whose mission is to promote the integration of people of all physical abilities through the challenge and adventure of sailing tall ships on the open sea. About us The Jubilee Sailing Trust is a registered charity whose mission is to promote the integration of people of all physical abilities through the challenge….. Read More

The RoRo Sailing Project    Email : email dsahq@ntlworld.com

Providing REAL sailing for ALL types of disabled people. Sailing the yacht will be in the traditional manner from the cockpit. The main helm is mounted on the seating at the rear of the cockpit and there is a second steering position that can be used by an instructor to override the main helm or be used from the hatchway….. Read More

The Royal Foundation of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry    Email : info@royalfoundation.com

Our Mission The Royal Foundation of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry is the Patrons’ primary charitable vehicle, and hopes to become a leading philanthropic investor, effectively using its time and resources to create lasting change in targeted areas and geographies, based on need and on the interests of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince….. Read More

UK Deaf Sport

“UK Deaf Sport have developed a good working relationship that is already showing progress, targeting Athletics delivery to the Deaf community and enhancing the running offer by training more deaf people to be running leaders. The partnership is driving forwards with both organizations recognizing the benefits of working together for our mutual goals.” UK Deaf Sport aims to encourage Deaf….. Read More

Wheels For All!

Working to Provide Cycling Opportunities for Everyone to Enjoy. For anyone who isn’t able to manage a two-wheeled bike, for whatever reason, the Cycling Project has a variety of equipment in different sizes for you to try. Bicycles with Stabilisers A boost to confidence, whatever your age. Tricycles All the fun of cycling on three wheels, with the option of….. Read More

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