Our History

Lucy Brown

Please see below for our major
milestones…

July 2020

Making a difference through the pandemic

  Making a difference through the pandemic   The Charity, Disability Initiative known as DI, has been awarded a £100,000 grant from the Government’s Coronavirus [...]

June 2020

June 2020

HRH Visit - June 2020 The charity Disability Initiative (DI) was both grateful and delighted to welcome its Patron of 18 years, Her [...]

May 2020

2019

DI opened its new Satellite Service in Fleet, Hampshire

2015

DI celebrated its 40th Anniversary with a celebration event

2003

HRH The Countess of Wessex became Patron

2000

DI Resource Centre in Camberley opened its doors after much fundraising to consolidate the services into one centre

1990

DI became a charitable company limited by guarantee. Operations and staff increased and at a point, activities were being offered across three different buildings

1975

Disability initiative started life for a few days a week, funded in part by a social services grant with other funding from supporter donations

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