Information and support for anyone affected by disability in Basingstoke and Deane

News & Events

Chronic Pain Groups

Do you suffer from Chronic Pain? Would you like to attend a FREE local support group?

The Basingstoke & District Disability Forum run regular daytime and evening support groups offering free networking meetings with local fellow pain warriors. Enhance your pain management tool kit skills with interesting talks and demonstrations from local specialists.



Third Monday of every month between 1-3pm at

The Roger Morris Centre, Eastrop Way, Basingstoke RG21 4QE



First Tuesday of every month between 6-8pm

Melrose Community Centre, 597 Abbey Rd, Popley, Basingstoke RG24 9ES

Our Mission & Vision statement

Our Vision: To create a community that sees the person, values the difference and embraces awareness.


Our Mission: To facilitate increased awareness, active involvement and healthy promotion of disability and those who live it.

Trustee Julian Thomas

Coffee & Chat

Wed 18 March 10am-12noon

Meet at The Orchard at 10am for a stroll around War Memorial Park (optional), then enjoy refreshments and a fun activity, we will be joined by Whitchurch Silkmill who will teach us the art of weaving. We hope you can join us!

Date: Every third Wednesday

Time: 10-12noon

Location: The Orchard RG21 4AF (no on site parking).

Signpost Service

Do you have a query?

This service offers information and support to anyone living with a disability.

Contact Jane - or call 07587 140813


For general information and course enquiries please contact the office -

E: or call 01256 423869.

Trustee Pamela Heyfron

Films to Schools

Our team of tutors and volunteers are visiting the children in keystage 2 in local schools to help the children learn more about disability.
Sessions have been delivered to key stage 2 children in a number of schools, including, Bramley School, Castle Hill, Tadley School, North Waltham, Great Binfields Primary, Chiltern Primary, Oakridge, Kings Furlong, Kempshott, and Burnham Copse.
We will be visiting Merton Juniors and Cliddesden Primary very soon.

Films to Cub Scouts

We have recently embarked on a new project - to take our disability awareness project into local Cub Scouts packs!

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