Wales and Welsh Disabled Support Clubs and Social Groups
Browse through this section of a ABLEize for Wales to find details of wheelchair users clubs, organisations and groups, and a number of related disability organisations such as stroke clubs, deaf, blind, amputee, autistic spectrum and all manner of social meetings and activities to enhance the life of disabled people in Wales.
Wales has a lot to offer disabled people in a range of ways including a broad selection of sports and sporting activities for all disabilities and all manner of support groups providing information, advice and assistance not just for disabled people but also their family and carers. Browse through the sites being highlighted below clicking on any titles to enter the individual websites.
A centre and registered charity that offers help and assistance to disabled and sick children on a 160 acre working farm located in Carmarthenshire.
Supporting families with deaf children in Wales by holding regular family group meetings, social activities and support. Site includes meeting details, contacts and information about becoming a volunteer.
A busy club for the blind and vision impaired with details of local events and activities in and around Cardiff, help section and how to get involved.
Assisting and supporting families with a child affected by a brain condition. Site offers parents guides, details of free toys and equipment, freephone support and how to donate.
A registered charity located in the grounds of the Glan Clwyd Hospital offering dedicated mobility equipment support with try before you buy services and product advice. Includes items for most disabilities, sensory impairments and chronic conditions.
A charitable organisation providing a range of support services to disabled people. Services include advocacy, benefits assistance and support services. Based in Upper Boat, Pontypridd.
Details of disability and dyslexia services offered by the University of Wales. Also offers students allowance information.
Details of disability services available in Cardiff including help adapting your home, benefits and grants. Information supplied by Cardiff Council.
An independent, not for profit organisation established in 1972. A membership organisation of disability groups and allies from across Wales.
Providing accessibility services and working towards removing as well as highlighting disability discrimination for disabled people in Wales. View publications, contacts and how to get involved.
Down’s Syndrome support group that has been established for more than 30 years. Dedicated to providing support and a range of social activities in and around South East Wales.
Provides an epilepsy helpine and support group with online information, publications and volunteer details.
View a diary of the group’s events with online information, newsletters and contact details. Site also highlights causes, tyreatment details and links of interest.
LDAN is dedicated to promoting research to help improve the lives of social care of people in Wales than such as autism. Site explains about their work with conference dates and contacts.
Supports people with learning disabilities throughout Wales along with their family and carers. Provides information, meeting details and training.
Provides a range of services and information to the blind and visually impaired in the Welsh areas of Llanelli, Carmarthen and the Amman Valley.
Supplying support, assistance and social activities as well as range of services with learning disabilities throughout Wales. Check out the website to find how to get involved, campaign details of information about local groups in Wales.
Cymru based group offering MS support and advice. Includes details of social meetings and how to get involved.
Set up to assist people across Flintshire and Wrexham suffering with a range of mental health issues. Site offers help and support sections, information and guidance and contacts.
Details of parking and wheelchair access into a number of areas of Portmeirion Village including visual and audio assistance and guides. Also offers complimentary ticket prices for personal assistants and carers.
SNAP Cymru offers a free telephone helpline and provides information, advice and support for parents, family members and carers of children and teens with a disability or special needs. Service include specialist caseworkers, independent advocacy and disagreement resolution services.
Highlights a number of stroke clubs throughout South and Mid Wales. Includes group details and highlights a number of activities. Caerphilly based.
Provides a range of services, support and training for deaf and hearing impaired people in Wales. Includes BSL and lip-reading training, social activities and dedicated support services.
A dedicated cancer support group providing confidential helplines, details of club meetings and a range of useful links and information sheets.