Portchester Community Association has an extensive range of equipment for hire at a nominal cost.
In order to hire equipment you must be affiliated to PCA (an annual charge of £15.00)
To hire equipment you can contact us by:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: 023 9221 0048
- Call in: The Community Hub (located at Portchester precinct)
Provide us with dates and timescales
- Check availability
- Explain how to operate
- Provide detailed written instructions
- Ask you to sign a receipt
The list of equipment includes but is not limited to:
Please ask about anything else you may need. Volunteers can assist in training and delivery of the activity.
- New Age Kurling Equipment £10 per day
Includes 8 kurling stones, two pushers, two targets and a carry bag.
New Age Kurling is a form of the original curling game, but adapted so that it can be played indoors on any smooth, flat surface, such as a sports hall, rather than on ice.
Importantly, the game can be played by both able-bodied and disabled people of all ages alike.
- Indoor Petanque £8 per day
The set is made up of 12 balls in 4 colours and 2 white jacks, all in a carrying case.
Indoor Petanque is a great game that is accessible for all.
- Sing for your life music box £10 per day
The music box is a great tool for entertaining older people. It is also known that singing is an activity that accesses long-term memory and can be of great benefit to those coming to terms with living with dementia and other illnesses.
It is simple to use but we are happy to go through how to use this piece of equipment with you.
For more information you can visit the sing for your life website which details further the benefits of the music box.
- Laptop £5 per day
Wireless internet accessible
- Multimedia player £7.00 per day
Bring your presentation to life.
- Gazebo £7 per day
Easy to set-up and makes an ideal focus for a fayre or activity.
- Video Camera £5 per day
Digital camcorder with batteries leads and carry bag included.
- Portable Appliance Tester undertaken by trained staff/volunteers
Travel expenses payable.
Plus £1 per electrical appliance up to 15 items.
Plus 75p per electrical appliance 16 items onwards.