Thursday 27th February – Whatever your role in the care sector there will be many local training opportunities on display; with free workshops, free training and lots of useful presentations.
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…
3rd December 2019 is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Find out about the day from the United Nations website and watch a video from the UN Secretary General…
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.
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.