Our Community Champions: Where are they now?

Our CEO, Melanie Hawman, talked to our Community Champions to find out about their progress since they joined our popular training programmes three years ago... Read more

See us on Facebook and Twitter

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. Read more

See us near you

We have more dates of when we will be visiting venues across the region. Check our 'outreach' calendar helping you find the information and services you need. Read more

Jobs at The Disability Resource Centre

Join the team at The Disability Resource Centre, and make a difference to people's lives. Read more

Help with benefits

We can always help with general 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. Read more

Susan & Terry have got themselves new jobs

We help disabled people to gain confidence and prepare them for work. Read how Susan and Terry secured new jobs after attending our courses. Read more

Supporting carers and families in Luton

We run Carers Central with a dedicated team working hard to ensure that people with dependents with any condition, of any age, can identify as a 'carer'. We help with 1-2-1 support, regular meet-ups with other carers and more. Read more

We help thousands of people every month

Over 12,500 people contacted us with an enquiry related to a disability or health condition and two thirds asked about more than one topic. We supported over 2,000 disabled people to directly employ their own carers and more. Read more

Mrs W is losing her sight

Mrs W is managing to live independently in most ways but she was finding it increasingly difficult to set her gas oven temperature correctly. We helped her find a solution with the charity REMAP, who came up with an ingenious design to fix safer controls to her oven. Read more

"This course changed my life"

Our personal development training courses receive great feedback and 'excellent' Ofsted reports. After gaining funding from Luton Adult Learning and The Community Learning Trust we ran our award-winning training again this year. Read more

Our partnerships are creating success

Our health and wellbeing partnerships have led to some remarkable achievements. One of our clients in Luton 'has lost over 3 stone and is now out of the chair in the gym doing sit ups'. Read more

Helping people claim £1,000,000 in benefits

We have helped people claim over £1,000,000 in benefits in 2016/17. Our service covers Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire and Luton. Read more

Success stories

Read how we helped Anna filling in forms, Peter to employ a personal assistant, Mrs Bartool to care for her daughter and more. These personal stories will give you an idea of how we can help you. Read more


There are plenty of opportunities to volunteer at The Disability Resource Centre. Whatever your skills and experience or time you have to give, we would love to hear from you. Read more