We have been nominated for another award

We are very proud to have been nominated for the Customer Care Excellence Award at the Dunstable and Houghton Regis Business and Community Awards 2018. Please lend your support and nominate us to help us win.Read more

The latest photos and news from our open day

Check this page for the latest photos and a look at the wide variety of exhibitors, activities and presentations.Read more

A trillion smiles for Amazon

We've joined the Amazon Smile program so when you shop at Amazon they'll automatically donate vital funds for our charity. Simply click the link on this page.Read more

Join us on Facebook and Twitter

We are busy posting useful links, videos, stories and more on our popular Facebook and Twitter pages. See all our latest posts on this page and please connect with us today.Read more

We respond to your emails fast

Read how we have responded to your emails this week. We have helped many people with a wide variety of enquiries. There are some handy links to useful pages on our website too.Read more

New free PA training dates announced

Our new course dates have recently been published. Learn all about our free training for disabled people employing a personal assistant and their personal assistants.Read more

Vacancy for a Trustee

We are looking for new Trustees to help steer our charity through an exciting future.Read more

Many thanks for all your votes

Many many thanks to everyone who voted and shared our page with their friends. Voting has now closed.Read more

Free training and support for employment

Michelle was unemployed for 12 years. Now she's happily employed and says “I love it". See how we can tailor a free programme of training and support, just for you.Read more

All about our Carers Week event

Melanie Hawman, our CEO, introduces our Carers Week event that was held last Friday and thanks all who helped make it a huge success.Read more

New funding for our Care Academy

New funding from Skills for Care will enable continued training of Personal Assistants and their employers.Read more

Community Champions award

We are pleased to have been awarded a £1000 grant under the Community Champions scheme sponsored by Persimmon. This money will enable us to run a range of support groups for older people.Read more

Meet Mel

We have been featured in the Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce magazine this month. There is a great interview with Melanie Hawman, our CEO.Read more

Say hello to Lesley

Read our interview and you'll learn more about our popular receptionist and her views on gardening, tolerance and cocktails...Read more

Now you can book our meeting rooms online

Our popular meeting rooms have just got easier to book. Simply check the availability of our meeting rooms online and if you are happy with the price you can book online too.Read more

Handy kitchen gadgets

We love kitchen gadgets. And these two are truly useful, like the 'one-touch' jar opener and the bright yellow bottle opener. All available in our disability equipment shop here in Dunstable.Read more

"Best", "Amazing", "Outstanding"

Read some of the great things people are saying about our services like this... "I found my visit to The Disability Resource Centre amazing, and the support that’s available to customers is outstanding"Read more

Our values in action

Read Anne's story of how our charity's values are expressed by the whole team who work and volunteer here at The Disability Resource Centre.Read more

Adept Living Foundation courses

Local community-interest company Adept Living Foundation (ALF) are running a series of workshops at The Disability Resource Centre.Read more

New Nordic walking group

We are pleased to introduce you to a brand new Nordic walking group for beginners, that's wheelchair-friendly and is starting on February 7th 2018. Organised by BIG Health and Fitness.Read more

We're coming to Kettering, Daventry, Wellingborough...

We're visiting social groups, clubs, health centres, village halls, supermarkets and health professionals to promote the work of The Disability Resource Centre and provide information and help on any disability-related matter.Read more

New Reiki and Reflexology therapist

We are pleased to announce that Lorraine Burger is now offering Reiki, Reflexology and Indian Head Massage at The Disability Resource Centre.Read more

This month we helped Sandy, Will, Stuart, Misha...

See how we have been helping disabled people and their carers with advice, free training, help with filling in benefits' forms, finding disability equipment and more...Read more

Special guest speaker

Sarah Fuller (Advanced Specialist Dietician) will be at our support group meeting for carers who look after someone with an eating disorder. Join us on Friday 2nd February 10.30am to 12 noon.Read more