Our Partners

The UK Sports Association has five membership organisations, two in England, and one each in Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland. They are as follows:


Mencap

Mencap is the leading voice of learning disability. Mencap logo
Everything Mencap does is about valuing and supporting people with learning disability, and their families and carers.

Mencap Sport aims to ensure that people with learning disability have the same opportunities to participate, enjoy
and excel in sport at all levels. Mencap co-ordinates the
classification process on behalf of the England membership.

Martin Lees
National Sport Manager
Royal Mencap Society
123 Golden Lane
London
EC1Y 0RT

Tel: 0207 696 5574
Email: sport@mencap.org.uk
www.mencap.org.uk

 


 

ENGLISH FEDERATION OF DISABILITY SPORT (EFDS)

EFDS is a national charity, dedicated to disabledEFDS logo
people in sport and physical activity. It supports
a wide range of organisations to include disabled people more effectively. EFDS’ vision is that disabled people are active for life.

Contact

Jess Cook
National Partnerships Advisor
SportPark
Loughborough University
3 Oakwood Drive
Loughborough
Leicestershire
LE11 3QF

Tel: 01509 227750
Fax: 01509 227777
www.efds.co.uk


DISABILITY SPORTS NORTHERN IRELAND (DSNI)

Disability Sports NI logoDisability Sports NI is working to achieve equality of opportunity for people with disabilities to take part in sport and physical activity and to help improve their standard of performance and enjoyment at the level
of their choice.

Contact

Elaine Reid                                                                                           Disability Sports Northern Ireland                                                       Adelaide House
Hawthorn Business Park
Falcon Road
Belfast
BT12 6SDJ

Tel: 028 9038 7062
Fax: 028 9038 7063
email@dsni.co.uk
www.dsni.co.uk


SCOTTISH DISABILITY SPORT (SDS)

Scottish Disability SportSDS is the co-coordinating and governing body of sports for all people with disabilities in Scotland. SDS has, in membership, organisations that have a specific interest in sport and/or disability. SDS operates a local branch structure that covers
almost the whole of Scotland.

Contact

Janice Eaglesham
Scottish Disability Sport
3 Martha Street
Glasgow
G1 1JN

Tel: 0141 287 0260
Fax: 0141 287 3558
Janice.Eaglesham@glasgow.gov.uk
www.scottishdisabilitysport.com

For classification enquiries contact Richard Brickley, telephone 07904 371160 or email richard.brickley@fife.gov.uk


WELSH SPORTS ASSOCIATION FOR PEOPLE WITH LEARNING DISABILITY (WSAPLD)

Welsh Sports Association for People with Learning Disability logoWSAPLD was founded in 1981 and is closely associated with the Federation of Sport for Disabled Wales. Competitors from North and South Wales Region who number almost 700 and take part in events primarily in swimming and athletics. The flagship of the Association
is the Welsh Special Games.

Contact

Gerwyn Owen
Disability Sport Wales
c/o Plas Menai National
Watersports Centre,
Caernarfon,
Gwynedd
LL55 1UE

Tel: 07918 716344
Gerwyn.owen@fdsw.org.uk
www.disabilitysportwales.com


As well as working with the Home Country Associations, we are funded by Spirit of 2012.

SPIRIT OF 2012

Spirit of 2012 is a trust set up to sustain the spiritS2012_logo_main_CMYK
and opportunities from the London 2012 Olympic
and Paralympic Games. It promotes wellbeing by supporting opportunities to participate in sport,
the arts and volunteering.

Spirit of 2012
Somerset House
London
WC2R 1LA

Tel: 020 3701 7440
Info@spiritof2012trust.org.uk                      www.spiritof2012trust.org.uk