Useful Links

NHS Carers Direct Information, advice and support for carers


Community Matters Partnership

The Community Matters Partnership is a not-for-profit, social enterprise that encourages corporate companies to work together to enhance and support their local community.


Calvert Trust offer outdoor holidays in the Lake District and Exmoor their mission is 'Challenging Disability Through Outdoor Adventure' 

Whizz Kidz Wheelchairs, tricycles etc adapted for children with disabilities

Parent Voice provides information and support for the parents and carers of disabled children in Hampshire and Southampton, helping you to engage, debate and inform local services for your disabled child.

Carers Together
It is for people - relatives, friends or neighbours - who are looking after or concerned about another person. This may be because they are old and frail, have a disability, have a long or short term health condition. It may be because they are isolated or struggling to cope. People can share their concerns, link to other carers, find out what is available to support them, help them to find where to find support, and find out about the Hampshire Carers Network.

PAG For Special Play
PAG for special play is a Registered Charity based in Rushmoor. Our aim is to increase the play and leisure opportunities for families with special needs children and young people within our local area.

Parity for Disability
Parity for Disability is a local charity providing vital services, information and support for children and young adults with multiple disabilities, their families and carers throughout Hampshire, Berkshire and Surrey.

Disability Challengers
Challengers play and youth schemes are places for disabled children and young people to play, make friends and have fun.

Henry Tyndale School
Henry Tyndale will be a specialist school demonstrating its expertise in special education and supporting pupils who attend the school and others within the community with special educational needs.

The Ridgeway Community School
The Ridgeway Community School is a special school for pupils and students ranging from 2 to 19 years old with a diverse range of learning needs.

Jigsaw School
Jigsaw School is a UK registered charity. We are an independent day school, registered with the DCSF to provide specialist education and life skills training for children with autistic spectrum disorders and related communication disorders.

Samuel Cody School Mild learning disabilities school

Rushmoor Council Lots of useful links and local support.



Scope Our vision is a world where disabled people have the same opportunities to fulfil their life ambitions as non-disabled people. Our purpose Our purpose is to drive the changes that will make our society the first in which disabled people are able to realise their full civil liberties and human rights

Downs Syndrome Helping people with Down's syndrome to live full and rewarding lives.We are the only organisation in this country focusing solely on all aspects of living successfully with Down's syndrome.

National Autistic Society We champion the rights and interests of all people with autism and aim to provide individuals with autism and their families with help, support and services that they can access, trust and rely upon and which can make a positive difference to their lives.

Mencap is the voice of learning disability. Everything we do is about valuing and supporting people with a learning disability and their families and carers



Abbey School  is a strong and vibrant special school with places for 100 children aged 11-16 years who have learning difficulties and communication disorders. Around one in five students have autistic spectrum disorders


Children's Printable Activities Activity Express provides free printable activities for children. They create all their own content and have hundreds of original printable activities such as colouring pages, worksheets, mazes, maths puzzles and dot-to-dots, suitable for all children aged 3 years and older.



Operation Autism for Military Families 


Reduce the Noise: Help Loved Ones with Sensory Overload Enjoy Shopping 

Carers Online Advice and Support for Carers

Disabled Living Foundation Disability equipment


Easy Health

Down's Syndrome Assoc. Advice and Support


Transport – Useful links

Plan your journey | Traveline

Journey Planner | Your Link To Public Transport Information. Plan Your Rail Travels & Bus Journey With Traveline Journey Planner!


Transport and roads | Hantsweb

Highway applying for a blue badge.


Apply for a disabled person's bus pass. Find out if you’re eligible and how to apply for and renew a disabled person’s 'orange stripe' bus pass




Stagecoach UK Bus

Is part of the Stagecoach Group and is one of the largest bus operators in the UK.

We operate express and local bus services across the country, as well as a network of intercity operations under the brand. See a map of where we operate to find out details about your local Stagecoach Company.


Stagecoach Bus App now available!

Our mobile App has all you need in one place - journey planning, live bus information in real time and mobile bus tickets.