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Disability Awareness Day 2018 - Wednesday 8th August!

Come and join in the Disability Awareness Day 2018 at The Weller Centre, Amersham Road, Caversham on Wednesday 8th August!

The event will run from 11 am ‘til 2 pm and will offer fun, interactive and informative sessions, with opening renarks by the Mayor of Reading, Cllr Edwards.

There will be a wide range of activities for people with disabilities and their carers to take part in, as well as for children and their families.

 Many contributors have already confirmed their participation:

  • The Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre
  • Reading Fibromyalgia
  • Mindfulness
  • Thames Valley Police
  • Arthritis Matters
  • Able World: Aids Mobility
  • Reading Deaf Centre
  • Carers Hub
  • Reading Crossroads
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • New Directions
  • REMAP Berkshire - bespoke daily living aids
  • Unlock your Wellbeing
  • Readibus
  • My Care My Home - financial advice for care and support
  • United Response
  • Compass Recovery College

There will also be fun activities for all age groups and abilities:

  • Seated Tai chi
  • Messy Club
  • Pampering and hand massage
  • Singing for pleasure workshop

For further information and if you need additional support at the event, please contact pdsn@reading.gov.uk  or call 0118 937 2383

There is limited parking available at the venue: The Weller Centre, 110 Amersham Road, Caversham RG4 5NA

There are several buses which stop directly outside the Centre:

 There is also road side parking available:

  • Meadows Way, RG4 5LY
  • Nire Road, RG4 5LT
  • Charles Evans Way, RG4 5DE
  • Ian Mikardo Way, RG4 5BZ

Download a copy of the flyer and programme of activities for further details.

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