Welcome to Hampshire & Islands Quakers

Our Area Meeting

Hampshire and Islands Area Meeting is a family of eleven Local Meetings plus two local Quaker Worship Groups 

Our Island Local Meetings

on the Isle of Wight, Guernsey, Jersey and Alderney.

Our Mainland Local Meetings and Worship Groups

 Alton, Andover, Basingstoke, Hythe, Petersfield, Portsmouth, Romsey, Southampton and Winchester

Our Faith in the Future 

We come together to build a future where ......

  • Meeting for worship is the bedrock of living as a Quaker
  • Quaker communities are loving, inclusive and all-age

  • All Friends understand and live by Quaker discipline

  • Quaker values are active in the world

  • Quakers work collaboratively

  • Quakers are well known and widely understood

Our meetings

At the centre of our lives is the Quaker Meeting for Worship. Here in stillness and quiet we each engage with the transforming power of love and truth. Follow the links above to find your nearest meeting.

Our faith

Quakers aim to live in the spirit which inspires us in our meetings and believe that if we are fully open to it we can effect change - both personal and social. Follow the links in the footer below to discover more.

Our values

We value simplicity, truth, equality, sustainability and peace. Follow the links below in the footer to find out more, or try this quick survey to discover how Quaker values compare with your own.

 Hampshire & Islands Area Meeting newsletter "News & Views" is available here.

Hampshire and Islands Area Quaker Meeting is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation, Registered E&W 1186058.