Christmas Greetings 2023!

Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy New Year to all our clients –  past, present and future, from all the Team at New Forest Disability We shall close our Head Office and telephone helpline at 5pm on Thursday 21 December 2023 and re-open at 10am on Tuesday 2 January 2024.

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Local Community Outreach Times and Drop-In Sessions 2024

First Tuesday of the month: – Hythe Library 11.00-13.00 hrs – Lyndhurst Community Centre 14.00-16.00 hrs Second Tuesday of the month: – Milford-on-Sea Community Centre 10.00-11.00 hrs Third Tuesday of the month: – Ringwood Meeting House 10.30-12.00 hrs – Fordingbridge library 13.00-15.00 hrs Forth Tuesday of the month: – Lymington Library 10.00-12.00 hrs – Totton…

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Well Done Ladies of Trefoil!

The wonderful ladies of Trefoil kindly raised £640 for New Forest Disability. We would like to say a huge thank you! The money raised by Trefoil will contribute towards the purchase of mobility and accessibility equipment for some of the most disadvantaged families in the New Forest. As a charity, we rely heavily on fundraising…

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New Opening Times – 2024!

From 1st January 2024 our New Milton shop will have new opening times. The New Forest Disability HQ will be open between 09.00am – 16.00pm Monday-Friday. To accommodate staff and volunteer training, the NFD New Milton shop will be closed on the afternoon of the first Wednesday a month (between 13.00-16.00 hours). Thank you.

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New Forest Disability is certified as a Disability Confident Leader

We are delighted to announce that in 2023, New Forest Disability became certified as a Disability Confident Leader. This is a step up from Disability Confident Employer, which we had previously attained, and the highest level of accreditation. It’s a fantastic achievement for us and means that we can continue to demonstrate that we employ…

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New Forest Volunteer Fair! Sunday 28 January 2024

Graphic of New Forest volunteering fair

The New Forest National Park Volunteer Fair – Sunday 28 January 2024, 10.30am-4pm at Brockenhurst Village Hall. Looking for a new challenge in 2024? Why not do something amazing and try volunteering!Come and visit our stand at the Volunteer Fair on Sunday 28th January at Brockenhurst Village Hall 10.30am-4pm and find out how our wonderful…

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Mark Parker’s sponsored 500km walk

Map of Mark's route

At the end of his successful completion last year of the 380km Cape Wrath Trail in the Scottish Highlands, which raised almost £2,000, NFDIS official walker Mark Parker declared that his next challenge had to be somewhere warm and with decent wine! He decided on a 500km section of European long-distance footpaths GR-78 and GR10…

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Advice Quality Standard

Advice Quality Standard logo

New Forest Disability were delighted to receive notification the external audit that scrutinises all areas of the service resulted in a re-award of the prestigious AQS standard.   This award will help our clients to know we are a quality approved charity providing a high standard of advice.

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