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     We always welcome new members to the Scarf group.

  • Scarf fundraising


    Scarf is a registered charity, and we rely entirely on the grants and donations that we receive.  

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    Holiday Activities

    Our holiday activities are for the whole family to enjoy – siblings are welcome to join in.

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    Scarf 2

    Scarf 2 is for young people from Year 11 upwards, ie: age 15/16 to 25 years.  

About Scarf

Scarf (Supporting Children with Additional Needs, Relatives and Friends) is a charity based in the New Forest, Hampshire which organises regular term time clubs as well as holiday activities for children with additional needs and their families.  Children/young people are aged 0 -25 years and have a range of disabilities and special needs, such as Down's Syndrome, autism and cerebral palsy.


Supporting over 80 families


Including around 200 children


Aged from 0 up to 25 years


23 staff members and volunteers

Coronavirus Update – May 2021

Our May Half Term Programme with lots of activities, including a Scarf 2 activity, is now out!  We are really looking forward to some more face to face activities after the success of the Easter programme, keeping within current government guidelines.  Check out our Holiday Activities tab! 

Our Multi Sports Club will start back face to face after May half term with 6 tennis sessions planned for June/July – please see our Multi Sports tab for more details.   

We are pausing our Youth Club Zoom sessions now that the evenings are longer and there are more things going on.  We hope to have news for you soon on when we will start back face to face with this club – likely to be soon after 21st June.

Meanwhile stay safe and do email us if you have any questions.