HIVE Directory: Activities

Affinity Trust

COVID-19 Update: Internet and/or Telephone Based. Coffee mornings / weekly meetings on hold until Lockdown / Tier system is finished.

The Affinity Trust supports over 1,000 people with learning disabilities across England and Scotland, enabling them to live as independently as possible.

Copnor Road
United Kingdom
02392 666624

Bivol Trust

Music Group Two - Tuesdays 10 till 12pm at The Irish Club, Elm Grove, Southsea

Music Group One - Wednesdays 1 till 3pm at The Irish Club, Elm Grove, Southsea

Thursday Social Group - Thursdays, St Swithun's Church Hall - 6.30 to 8.30pm

The Bivol's Got Talent Music Group will remain on Zoom - every Tuesday. 6.30 to 8pm

Art Group Tuesday afternoons at The Irish Club, Elm Grove, Southsea

Our chair, Debbie Edwards, is dealing with all new referrals - if you want to refer a new member to our groups, please contact her on 07963 407991 or email on

The Bivol Trust provides skills development opportunities, social outlets and work experience to young people with severe disabilities aged 12 years to 40 years.

07939 361532

CHAOS - Choice Health Aspiration Opportunity Support

COVID-19 Update: Open as normal. Please contact for specific COVID-19 measures in place.

The CHAOS service provides services for young adults aged 13 - 75 with a learning disability or additional needs.

26 Sixth Avenue
United Kingdom
02392 472061

Creative Advances

Creative Advances provides services for adults and young people with a Learning Disability and/or Autism and associated conditions in the Portsmouth area.

North End
United Kingdom
02392 787845

Dynamite Portsmouth

Running a COVID-19 Service including Telephone / Helpline Support, Walking Groups, Online and ZOOM as well as Video Calling

Dynamite believe that it is important that young people with a disability (including a special educational need) have their voices heard. They believe that services for young people are better when they listen to young people’s opinions and experiences.

Lower Ground Floor, Central Library
United Kingdom
07905 682886

Enable Ability - Wheelchair Basketball - PALS

COVID-19 Update: Closed during Lockdown

PALS – For young people aged 6 – 21 with physical disabilities and mild-moderate learning disabilities

We enable young people aged 6+ with physical and/or mild-moderate learning disabilities to be active, socialise and partake in some friendly competition.

02392 671874

Enable Ability Adult Befriending

Our offices in Copnor are staffed and you can call us for further advice on our services on 023 9267 1846 or email at

We appreciate how recent months must have been very challenging for our service users and carers. All our team are keen to offer services as soon as government guidance allows and it is safe to do so for participants and staff alike.

The service offers long term befriending support, to take service users out, who are either social isloated or severerly restricted due to their disability

311-313 Copnor Road
United Kingdom
02392 671846

Enham Trust

Enham Trust is a disability charity based in Hampshire that supports disabled people to live, work and enjoy life to the full, as independently as possible.

Throughout our 100 year history we have provided vital care and support to over 250,000 disabled individuals with wide ranging physical and learning disabilities.

We also support 16-19yr olds who are not in education or work to gain the vital skills needed to get on track and further their careers and lives through our Skills2Achive centres in Portsmouth, Southampton, Eastleigh and Basingstoke.

01264 345 800

FitzRoy - Love4Life

Our Love4Life dating and friendship project helps some of the most marginalised and vulnerable people in our society, who often do not receive care provision but are at risk of bullying, hate crime, mate crime, isolation, and loneliness.

171-173 West Street
United Kingdom
PO16 0EF
07968 622399

Gig Buddies(Aldingbourne Trust)

A reduced service trying to get small , safe meet ups like groups of 6 in local parks with lots of space. See website September newsletter for further information.

Gig buddies matches socially isolated people with learning disabilities and/or autism with a volunteer who shares the same interests to go to events

1 Cornwall Road
United Kingdom
07841 042909