Be an active member in your community

Together, we can create a wonderful experience for the over 65’s

Make a difference today

Our friendly community offers the chance to make new friends, have fun with our wide range of entertainment programs and enjoy delicious food with great company. We couldn’t make it possible without the support of our dedicated trustees, staff members, volunteers and donors who help us continue our work and provide more services and activities

Join our team

Become a volunteer at Fair Close today and help create a better community for the over 65’s. Whatever your availability, we welcome your help. We also run a monthly prize draw for all our volunteers as a way to say thank you for helping us to deliver our vital services

By volunteering at the centre, you can:

Facilitate fun activities

Serve in our Newbury or Hungerford restaurants

Help out in the carpentry workshop

Deliver hot meals as a Meals on Wheels driver

We have a team of more than 50 volunteers and please call or email James to find out more: 07972 058 378 or

“After volunteering with Fair Close, I discovered how a simple act of service can make a huge difference in someone else’s life. What a wonderful experience.”

Penny Skelly
Fair Close Centre

Become a member

“When you go in, everyone says ‘Hello’. Smiles. ‘Can I carry your bag?’ And it is an immediate warmth and that is what people of my young age want.”

Allan Mercado
Fair Close Centre

For just £25 per year you can become a member of the Fair Close Centre and benefit from the following…

Discounts on all our services, activities, events and meals

Join all our creative & social activities

Enjoy our wonderful events and make new friends

Use our transport service to and from the centre

Non-members can also access all of our services

“It’s important for us to provide our members with the best possible experience, so any support we receive from volunteers or through donations helps us to deliver our vital services.”

Louise Meade
Fair Close Centre

Every contribution you make helps us create a happy community for over 65’s

Thanks to your donations, we can:

Deliver our vital services

Expand our range of activities

Provide a great experience

Ensure we continue to be a good place to grow old well

Learn more about our work

Our thriving hub offers fun, food and friendship for Over 65’s living independently. Our different services and activities ensure you have the best experience at Fair Close

Our services

We provide a range of services to help our customers stay healthy, active and social

Our activities

Have fun and meet new people when you engage in our various activities and workshops

Meal services

Join us for a cup of tea or a delicious lunch in our restaurant, or use our meals on wheels service

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