The Disability Resource Centre was very pleased to accept the Disability Smart Award at The Dunstable and Houghton Regis Business & Community Awards.
Please join us at our Carers Awareness Event on 21st November 2019 at Luton Salvation Army from 11am to 2pm.
There will be free wellbeing sessions, free health checks and more…
We are pleased to welcome the Bedfordshire Hearing Advisory Service to The Disability Resource Centre every month from September through to March 2020.
Please help us. Our charity changes people’s lives every week. A donation of £5 could help us to run our community cafe for vulnerable older people in Dunstable. To donate £5 by mobile phone text: Simply text DRCBEDS 5 to 70085 Please donate in person, online, by post or by text.
Melanie Hawman, our CEO, discovered some fabulous artworks this week: “After meeting one of the art groups recently, I was delighted to be invited to attend the exhibition of artworks created by participants of our recent Creative Wellbeing courses, which are funded by B.E.S.S. Central Bedfordshire. This took place in our community hub last Tuesday
“Yesterday was a very special day at The Disability Resource Centre as we named our fitness and wellbeing hub in honour of our late Trustee, Terry Garthwaite.” Read our report of the day…
Local carers were interviewed for a BBC radio programme at our Carers Central launch event last month.
So now it’s time for the most amazing product of the summer…”It’s an umbrella!” “It’s a jacket!” “No, it’s the Umbrella Jacket”. Come along to our shop to find the Umbrella Jacket now in stock for £13 inc VAT.
We can help you start a new career in health and social care with our free employment support training course.
Check the days and times for all the sessions in our fitness suite, which is especially designed for disabled people.
We have been supporting Mental Health Week with our wide range of free services for disabled people and people with long term health conditions. Read about this year’s theme, body image, and our partnership with BIG Health and Fitness.
Take a look at the latest photos now that our fitness suite is all set-up.
We are looking for new Trustees to help steer our charity through an exciting future.
Helping disabled people in Bedfordshire, Luton and Northamptonshire Jill Pick our Chair of the Board of Trustees talks about how our charity was started and our progress over the last 25 years. “On 14 February The Disability Resource Centre celebrates 25 years of changing the lives of disabled people. As we begin our celebrations we