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The Chamwell Centre Charity has
launched an appeal to raise £5.1 million

We need your help to turn The Chamwell Centre vision into a reality.

The Chamwell Centre Charity has
launched an appeal to raise £5.1 million

We need your help to turn The Chamwell Centre vision into a reality.

Why we need your support

> We need your help to turn our vision into a reality.

We’re building The Chamwell Centre, an exciting and ground-breaking new facility in the grounds of The Milestone Special School in Gloucester that will support the needs of disabled children and adults across the county. These include:

  • The Milestone School’s 320 pupils, all with severe and complex special needs, including 67 non-ambulant pupils.
  • Pupils and students with additional needs in pre-school, other schools and colleges.
  • All those in Gloucestershire who can benefit from fully accessible facilities for therapies, sports, athletics, work experience and leisure activities.

Help us reach our target

We need your help to raise the £5.1m required to make the Chamwell Centre a reality and transform the lives of disabled children and adults across Gloucestershire.

£4.5 million

raised/pledged so far

£5.1 million

is our target
  • 88%
  • 70%
Thank you to everyone who has contributed. There are many ways to help the project: to find out more about how to contribute and about forthcoming fundraising events, please click here.

From the Blog

RaceRunning: Eleanor’s Story – One Year On

RaceRunning: Eleanor’s Story – One Year On

This month (June) marks a year since I found #RaceRunning and RaceRunning Dragons (Glos) at the Athletics Club in Gloucester where I train. I can honestly say that this year I have found my calling in life! I am amazed at how far I have come in just a year of this...

Build update June 2019

Build update June 2019

Exciting times here at The Chamwell Centre(click for video)! Building work continues in earnest with all foundations now in place. The concrete structure of the pool is complete and today, contractors SpellerMetcalfe took delivery of the Glulam beams for the pool...

RaceRunning: Eleanor’s Story – One Year On

RaceRunning: Eleanor’s Story – One Year On

This month (June) marks a year since I found #RaceRunning and RaceRunning Dragons (Glos) at the Athletics Club in Gloucester where I train. I can honestly say that this year I have found my calling in life! I am amazed at how far I have come in just a year of this...

Build update June 2019

Build update June 2019

Exciting times here at The Chamwell Centre(click for video)! Building work continues in earnest with all foundations now in place. The concrete structure of the pool is complete and today, contractors SpellerMetcalfe took delivery of the Glulam beams for the pool...

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