Please read the coronavirus update we have published and sent to all our clients and PAs who we support with Direct Payments.
We’re compiling some useful links to reliable information across the web to help us during the coronavirus (Covid-19) situation. There is some really useful information from charities and organisations that help people with many health conditions.
The Disability Resource Centre will not be open to the public until advised it is safe to do so. We will continue to offer updated information on our website and telephone advice lines.
We’re very pleased to be joined by two new team members, Stacey and Rawshana. Rawshana provides help and support to customers who call or email us in our contact centre. Stacey is here helping everyone that comes to our disability equipment shop for new and second-hand items. We asked them both to answer a few
We held our Learning Fair for Adult Social Care last week and Melanie Hawman, the CEO of The Disability Resource Centre, said: “We had many attendees mention that they found all the presentations and information really useful, even with the snowy weather, it was well worth the trip. There were so many training courses (most
Take a look at our class timetable for our fully equipped fitness suite, especially designed for disabled people.
Melanie Hawman, the CEO of The Disability Resource Centre said “We are very sad to hear of the passing of Douglas Campbell OBE who worked diligently to raise awareness of disability rights…
We joined the Amazon Smile programme so that every time you shop at Amazon you can support our charity with a donation, contributed automatically by Amazon, at no extra cost to you.
The Disability Resource Centre was very pleased to accept the Disability Smart Award at The Dunstable and Houghton Regis Business & Community Awards.
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.
We can help you start a new career in health and social care with our free employment support training course.