Welcome to National Star.
Our charity is a provider of specialist further education, training, personal development and residential services for people with physical and learning disabilities and acquired brain injuries.
Why National Star?
Learn with us
We offer full and part-time, residential and day courses for around 200 disabled students aged between 16 – 25 years old, at Ullenwood, Hereford and Wales.
Live with us
We have a range of different options for people with disabilities who want to live more independently.
Careers with us
The young adults with disabilities we support at National Star are currently looking for new care and support workers and nurses to join us.
Donate today to help us so we can continue our award-winning work, helping young people with disabilities achieve their aspirations. Every penny really does make a difference.Donate now
StarBistro, the Cotswolds’ favourite social enterprise, is open to the public. National Star students will serve customers from 9am – 4pm, Monday to Friday.
StarGlamping, just metres away from the Cotswold Way, offers you the freedom of camping without the hassle of ropes, tent pegs or rain.
Our 18 hole golf course situated just outside Cheltenham is perfect for beginners and seasoned golfers.
National Star Charity Golf Day
Play golf at the stunning Herefordshire Golf Club and support young people with disabilities.
Wales Open Day
Meet staff and current students at our inspirational day college in Wales for young people with disabilities aged 16 – 25 years old.
Work Outcomes Student Recruitment Event
Come along to our student information event at Greensteps, off the A4019 Tewkesbury Road in Cheltenham and find out more.
Sam’s disability campaign hits the high street
Cheltenham’s business community is joining forces with National Star student Sam to make the town more accessible for people with disabilities.
National Star nominated for two prestigious awards
National Star is thrilled to be a finalist for two prestigious awards: Employer of the Year and Charity of the Year.
Nikki Richardson announced as new Chair of Governors
"My priority is to build on National Star’s reputation for delivering quality services."