Compass Disability Services is an innovative, enlightened
and po
sitive organisation. Its mission is:
To enable and empower disabled people and carers to have independence, choice and control in their lives".

Compass Disability Services is a customer led organisation and our Board of Trustees, who are elected by our customers, is comprised of at least 80% disabled people. We have adopted the Social Model of Disability as a way of working to remove barriers which exclude disabled people from equality of opportunity.

Our Values and Beliefs

• We promote independence, choice and control

• We support equality of opportunity for all people

• We operate within and promote the Social Model of Disability

• We aim to empower and enable disabled people

• We promote equal access and inclusion to all services and facilities   

• We adopt a partnership working approach

• We are a non-campaigning organisation

Compass Disability Services works through consultation, representation and service provision to fulfil our mission. We work in partnership with local government, the Health Service, Social Services, other voluntary sector and charitable organisations and anyone else who can benefit from our knowledge and expertise.

Compass Disability Services has a range of projects which have their own websites. Please click on the link on the left hand menu to take you to these websites for more information on the projects.


Please click on the Big Lottery Fund Logo above to find out about our exciting new project "Pop Up Compass".

Picture advertising Compass Disability Services meeting rooms

Compass Disability is a member of the Safe Places Scheme, please click here for more information.


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Latest News

Apr 28, 2016

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Apr 28, 2016

Would you like to tell your story, of coping with disability?

The Editor of Networker magazine would like to hear from you. Contact Clive by email on clive@compassdisability.org.uk

Apr 22, 2016
We operate the Shopmobility Scheme for Taunton from the Orchard Shopping Centre.  Come and visit to see if we can make your shopping easier.