The Disability Resource Centre (DRC)

Type of service:
Independent Living
Poynters House, Poynters Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire LU5 4TP
Telephone number:
01582 470900
Service description:
The Disability Resource Centre (DRC) offers outreach services throughout Northamptonshire. Their range of FREE services empower people of all ages who are affected by disability or health conditions to fulfil their potential and aspirations. They help disabled people, carers, and families.

Whatever the question, they will provide advice and information to help find the right solution. Topics may include support groups, blue-badge form-filling, holidays, recreational activities, transport, accessible venues, and home services.

Information can be provided to you in a variety of ways including by telephone, post or email. They also run information and equipment drop-in clinics at partner venues throughout Northamptonshire.

Services include:

   •  Welfare Benefits Advice
   •  Outreach Service
   •  Disability Equipment Advice
   •  Second-Hand Equipment Service
   •  Support to Understand your Money (SUM) Training
   •  Employment Support

This project is funded by the European Social Fund and Big Lottery. The Disability Resource Centre (DRC) was previously known as Northamptonshire Centre for Independent Living (NCIL).
Contact provider for cost details.
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Opening hours:
Monday 08:45 - 17:15
Tuesday 08:45 - 17:15
Wednesday 08:45 - 17:15
Thursday 08:45 - 17:15
Friday 08:45 - 16:45
Eligibility criteria:
  • Any Age
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
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