Eliminate barriers and empower people living with disabilities to fully participate in society
Disability Croydon offers information, advice, advocacy and support to disabled people and their families, on issues which affect their daily lives.
Since developing to the Disability Croydon of today we have worked on numerous projects and initiatives to better the lives and increase opportunity for people living with disabilities.
Exciting new venture with Our Space! More news to come
Tackling Isolation and Loneliness
TELEPHONE BEFRIENDING SERVICE
Providing one to one social telephone conversations – a chance to chat and make friends or simply keep in touch sharing news and concerns
A monthly drop in club for people with disabilities to meet in a safe supportive environment – to socialise and have fun
Feel free to contact us if you would like to receive more information about the Befriending service or be contacted by Disability Croydon through the Befriending Service once it is fully up and running. Click here to contact us.
There are over 11 million people with a disability in the UK
Disabled people remain significantly less likely to be in employment than non-disabled people.
Over a quarter of disabled people say that they do not frequently have choice and control over their daily lives