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Preston-based Disability Equality project to help disabled people to stay safe at home

Members of the Disability Equality team, from left to right: Julie Naylor, Dean Kamitsis, Graham Bettany and Alisdair Stirling Preston-based charity Disability Equality (North West) has launched a new project. The Safety First project supports disabled people from Preston, Chorley and South Ribble to keep safe at home, within […]

3 weeks ago
Preston disability charity to receive funding under Christmas bauble scheme

Barton Grange Garden Centre is raising funds for a local disability charity by donating the profits made from the sale of Christmas bell baubles. The bells were created to symbolise […]

5 months ago
‘Dreams do come true’ as 17-year-old with quadriplegia cerebral palsy gets job at Preston North End

Brian Burdekin 17-year-old Brian Burdekin from Deepdale, who has quadriplegia cerebral palsy, is celebrating after starting his first job. Brian recently secured a role selling lottery tickets for Preston North End, and […]

9 months ago
New project in Preston aims to offer support for vulnerable disabled people during the pandemic

If you’re living in Preston, are disabled, struggling during lockdown and need someone to talk to, then ‘Disability Equality’, a new project may be just what you are looking for. […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Help shape summer fun for Preston’s children with special needs

Disabled child in a wheelchair Pic: falco from Pixabay Preston parents and carers are being asked to complete a short survey about a service for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).  The survey will […]

2 years ago
Mayor opens expansion project at Preston City Trampoline Club

  Preston City Trampoline Club has completed another stage of its expansion, and was opened by the city Mayor. Nick Pomfret visited the club, which will soon be renamed ‘Active […]

7 years ago
Disability support group sues County Council over care cuts

A disability support group is so unhappy with Lancashire County Council’s cuts they are planning to sue them. Last month the council announced their budget which included £179m worth of […]

11 years ago
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