We are taking telephone, online and face to face appointments. Please email us and we’ll be in touch to arrange a suitable time.
Our disability advice service is confidential, independent and free.
This service provides up-to-date information and advice to people of any age and with any disability, older people, their families, carers, friends and associated professionals throughout Bedfordshire, Milton Keynes and Luton.
Please fill in this form to ask us a question or to book a one-to-one telephone appointment.
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We are here with a listening ear too, offering emotional support to disabled people, older people, people with long term health conditions, carers and families.families.
The advice service is open to everyone, there is no formal referral process and it is free.
Please do ask us a lot of questions. We are all trained and ready to answer.
We can help you with benefits, equipment, carers, employment, mental health, support groups, training and much more.
Useful articles on a wide range of topics:
Read about dementia and its different forms, diagnostic tests for detecting it early on, available treatments and prevention methods against it. We have included some links to local support groups and organisations for carers in the Milton Keynes, Luton and Bedfordshire area…
Arthritis adds an extra layer of complexity to an individual’s life and can take a toll on one’s mental health. In this article, we will share some ways that you can improve your mental health if you live with arthritis.
Diabetes Week: 13 to 19 June 2022 – Diabetes Week. Practical information and links to local diabetes support in Bedfordshire, Milton Keynes, Luton and surrounding areas…
See what people are saying about getting the COVID vaccination on Instagram and TikTok…
We have compiled some local organisations in Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes that can help with your wellbeing. Plus some great national wellbeing services, apps and websites…
We are helping to raise awareness of fibromyalgia, an invisible and debilitating chronic condition. If you have fibromyalgia, we have researched and compiled some of the best ways to get help…
Mental Health Week 2022. Supporting disabled people and carers to help beat loneliness. Read through these simple strategies to help you start to build a better connection with others….
Coeliac UK’s Awareness Week 2022: May 9 – May 15. In the UK 1 in 100 people are affected by coeliac disease. This article will help you support your loved one with coeliac disease…
Come along to AdviceCentral’s Mondays at Mayfield in Dunstable, from 10am-2pm every Monday. Enjoy free tea and coffee and our award-winning range of support, for disabled people and people with long term health conditions.
We are working closely with Luton Council and BLMK NHS who have provided this easy to use booster FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)…
Take a look at our ‘What we do’ page today for your quick route to the main free services that we provide to people across the Bedfordshire, Central Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes area.
New course dates just announced for the courses in Moving and Handling, both for care agency staff and for private individuals.
We can always help with benefits advice for people with disabilities. For more specific advice just make an appointment with the benefits advisors who can help with benefits’ checks and form filling.
Hire a wheelchair from our charity for only £15 per week or £18 per week if you pay VAT. See full details…
Read all our latest newsletters and emails full of events, news and all the ways we help disabled people and carers every week of the year…
Try the award winning, plain English, jargon buster. It’s easy to use and gives simple explanations to many words and phrases.
We provide a free telephone and website service helping residents of Central Bedfordshire to access advice services both locally and across the UK. Funded by Central Bedfordshire Council.
Practical support for carers in Luton. Welcome to the brand new Carers Central service where we are completely dedicated to helping unpaid carers living, or working, in Luton.
We are here to help you fill-in your blue badge parking form. Our team of experts help hundreds of people across Bedfordshire to complete their benefit claim forms including blue badge forms. Book an appointment today.
If you would like to volunteer remotely to help our charity team or as part of a work placement then we would love to hear from you. Our volunteers gain valuable experience and really enjoy helping out in many different departments including marketing, helpdesk, admin, social media and research.
We have helped set-up a number of support groups that may be useful to you. There’s a support group for carers, support for those with fibromyalgia and support for your physical and emotional well being.
We are always posting lots of useful videos, stories, links, jobs, tips, campaigns, advice and photos to our Facebook and Twitter pages. Come and join our many fans and followers.