Revitalise is a national charity providing respite care in a holiday setting for disabled people and carers for over 50 years. Revitalise also offers inspirational opportunities for volunteers through one of the largest and most diverse volunteering programmes of any UK charity.

Revitalise was founded in 1963 as the Winged Fellowship Trust (WFT). In 2004 WFT became Vitalise and in 2014 Vitalise became Revitalise.

We currently run three accessible holiday centres in Chigwell in Essex, Southampton and Southport.

Our mission is to enable disabled people in the UK to access essential breaks with care, and provide inspirational opportunities for volunteers.

We firmly believe that disabled people should have the same rights, freedoms, responsibilities and quality of life as those without disabilities.

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Ambassadors

David Smith David Smith won a gold medal in the BC1 mixed individual Boccia event at the Rio Paralympics in 2016. His gold in Rio adds to the gold he won in Beijing and the silver and bronze he won in London. David is now the joint most successful British Boccia player in history. He… View Article

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Who We Are

Revitalise is an innovative national charity providing holiday-style breaks with care for disabled people and carers

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Our History

Charting the story of Revitalise from humble beginnings to the vibrant, innovative national charity of today

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Vice Presidents

Meet the illustrious people – including a couple of celebrities – who we are proud to call our Vice Presidents

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Charity shops

Revitalise Enterprises runs a number of charity shops in the South Coast region that raise vital funds for Netley and our two other centres

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Fancy a spot of fundraising?

Leap into action by taking part in one of our fundraising events! We've got a great range of events for sporting fanatics and adrenalin-junkies.

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Leap into action by taking part in one of our fundraising events!
We've got a great range of events for sporting fanatics and adrenalin-junkies.

Planning your break

Got a question about Revitalise breaks? Get all the essential information about planning a stay with us.

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