Disability Partnership Calderdale

We work with local authorities & communities to improve the lives of people with disabilities in Calderdale. We also aim to provide reliable, up-to-date information, advice and guidance.

DISABILITY NEWS & CONSULTATIONS

CORONAVIRUS

The latest COVID-19 restrictions in Calderdale, plus simple, easy to follow advice to keep you safe. 

The latest official COVID-19 information and advice from the NHS, Council & Government.

Calderdale council's coronavirus support NHS's coronavirus support The Government's coronavirus support

CORONAVIRUS: Information Hub

Face Mask information Money & benefits information

mental health advice and support Domestic violence advice and info Coronavirus science and analysis 


Council, Government & NHS Support & Advice

Calderdale Council: the Council’s coronavirus website
Calderdale Council: Our guide to the Council’s Coronavirus support

NHS: NHS’s key advice on coronavirus – NHS Website
NHS: Our guide to NHS’s Coronavirus support

Government: UK Government’s Coronavirus website
Government: Our guide to the Government’s support

SafeguardingReporting abuse, domestic violence etc
Financial AdviceDisability Support Calderdale’s services
Citizens’ AdviceBenefits, debt, finance advice
BSL video updates on Coronavirus


More About Disability Partnership Calderdale 

Our Aim: Our aim is to improve the quality of life of disabled people in Calderdale by working in partnership with service providers as critical friends to raise awareness of issues of concern. In a fun, vibrant, yet consultative and professional manner, we aim to address issues in our community so that service providers can make improvements to maximise access to mainstream services for people with disabilities, who are our main beneficiaries. Our Aims in Detail

Our Meetings: We hold bi-monthly membership meetings to involve and engage disabled people by working in partnership with service providers mainly in local authority, health and transport services. People with disabilities are given a voice and an opportunity to influence policy and service delivery. As a consequence, the disabled community is listened to and taken seriously thereby feel valued because they able to make a difference. Membership is free – join today

Advice & Information: Our organisation focuses on engaging, involving and informing disabled people about the many changes and developments to services, for example welfare benefit reform; social housing changes; health and social care provision. By bringing disabled people together we can deliver peer support and also address issues of loneliness or isolation that disabled people may have.


More Information

Download our latest leaflet – DPC Leaflet (3mb pdf file)

Useful Links: We maintain a page of useful links to organisations, bodies and groups of interest to our community.

More About Us:
Our Patrons / Our Constitution / Annual Report / Contact Us