Our Next Open Meeting

Disability Partnership Calderdale's next Open Meeting is on Tuesday 29 May 2018, from 5.30 pm to 7.45 pm Our message to everyone and especially the disabled community of Calderdale  is come along if you can, to the next meeting, claim your travel expenses and enjoy the buffet by our new suppliers. Venue: The Kings Centre, Park … Continue reading Our Next Open Meeting

Speed Limit Benefits

Some interesting statistics have emerged following the launching of a number of 20mph limits on roads in the Upper Calder Valley. Slower traffic speeds in built-up areas clearly have a positive influence on the experiences of vulnerable road users and pedestrians, including disabled people. Calderdale’s Director of Public Health, Paul Butcher presented 20mph data in … Continue reading Speed Limit Benefits

Introducing the RNIB

The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) is the UK’s leading charity supporting blind and partially sighted people. They offer practical and emotional support to those that need it, so they can continue living life to the full. Their wide range of services include: A helpline: Call them on 0303 123 9999 from 8am - 8pm weekdays … Continue reading Introducing the RNIB

Disabled Living Foundation Factsheets

The Disabled Living Foundation(DLF) is a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on independent living since 1969. It is a founder member of the Information Standard, a certification scheme for health and social care information. Their website is an invaluable source of information, including an extremely comprehensive fact-sheet section - below are links to … Continue reading Disabled Living Foundation Factsheets